F.C.Tokyo players. Tatsuki Nara, Sei Muroya and Shoya Nakajima have been selected as members of the Japan National U-22 Team squad for the Qatar / UAE trip (6-14 Dec. in Qatar and UAE) as it was announced by the Japan Football Association (JFA) today.
Comment from Tatsuki Nara
“I am honoured to be called up. They are friendly matches taken place in the Middle East where the final qualifiers will be held. It will be good if we can adjust to various situations and smoothly get ready for the qualifiers. Before reporting to the team, I personally want to prepare myself for the tough competition at my position within the national team.”
Comment from Sei Muroya
“I am pleased to be selected to Japan National U-22 Team. For the team to improve in this trip for the final qualifiers and also for me personally to take advantage of the opportunity, I want to do my best. I would like to ask you all to keep supporting us.”
Comment from Shoya Nakajima
“It’s an honour to be selected to Japan National U-22 Team. This is an important training trip for the final qualifiers in Asia for the Olympics. I want to make sure to show what I can do and do my best to improve myself as much as possible.”
Thursday 10 December Yemen National U-22 Team vs Japan National U-22 Team
Kick-off at 4:30 p.m. local time at Grand Hamad Stadium in Doha, Qatar
Sunday 13 December Uzubekiztan National U-22 Team vs Japan National U-22 Team
Kick-off at 4:30 p.m. local time at Thiyab Amana Stadium in Dubai, UAE
Please see the JFA’s website for more details.