Minoru Honma
Japanese name 本間 実
Nickname(s) Musashi's Side Dribbler
Nationality Japanese
Position(s) Forward
First appearance
Captain Tsubasa chapter 26
Level Team Number
National Japan
Junior Musashi 10

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Minoru Honma is one player of Musashi's forward trio. In Yomiuri Land, he and the other two of the trio, Shinji Sanada and Akira Ichinose, helped Musashi won their matches even without Misugi. However, in the semi-final, Musashi lost to Nankatsu, 4-5.

In middle school, the team made it to the final of Tokyo prefecture tournament, against Toho Academy. Despite trying their best, Honma and his teammate couldn't prevent Hyuga from scoring 3 goals. After that, Misugi went in and scored 2 goals for Musashi. Near the end of the match, Honma had a chance to score the tying goal, but he couldn't beat the keeper Wakashimazu. Musashi lost 2-3 to Toho.

In World Youth series, Honma was selected to be one member of the All Japan Youth. However he didn't play any matches.