Peter Utaka joined F.C.TOKYO on a loan deal

F.C.TOKYO are pleased to announce that Peter Utaka has joined the team from Sanfrecce Hiroshima on a loan deal. The contract term is from 1 March 2017 to 1 January 2018. Based on the contract, Peter Utaka is not available to play for any public games against Sanfrecce Hiroshima during the term of this contract.

[Profile of Peter Utaka]
- Position: Forward
- Squad Number: 9
- Date of Birth: 12 February 1984
- Birth of Place/ Nationality: Nigeria / Belgium
- Height/ Weight: 181cm/ 79kg

- Careers:
Patro Eisden Maasmechelen (Belgium/ 2003-2004.7)
Koninklijke Voetbal Club Westerlo (Belgium2004.7-2007)
Royal Antwerp Football Club (Belgium/ 2007-2008.7)
Odense Boldklub (Denmark/ 2008.8-2012)
Dalian Yifang Football Club (China/ 2012-2013.6)
Beijing Sinobo Guoan Football Club (China/ 2013.7-2014.6)
Shanghai Shenxin Football Club (China/ 2014.7-2015) ※ on a loan deal
Shimizu S-Pulse (Japan/ 2015-2016)
Sanfrecce Hiroshima (Japan/ 2016-2017) ※Contract on a loan deal

- International Careers:
2010- Nigeria National Team
2011- Nigeria National Team
2012- Nigeria National Team

- Individual Title:
2016 J.League Top Scorer

- Playing States(As of 1 March 2017/ Domestic activity only.):
J1 League 61 Games / 28 Goals
Cup 3 Games / 0 Goals
Emperor's Cup 1 Game / 1 Goal
ACL 2 Games / 0 Gaol


- Comment from Peter Utaka:

"I'm very happy to join F.C.TOKYO. I am looking forward to seeing teammates and enthusiastic fans and supporters. First of all, in order to set my condition, I would like to work hard on training. I will do my best on each game for F.C.TOKYO. Thank you in advance for your great support.”