Yuji Sakaki
Japanese name 坂木 優二
Nickname(s) Tall Defender
Nationality Japanese
Position(s) Defender
First appearance
World Youth chapter 14
Level Team Number
National Japan
Club Cerezo Osaka

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A defender of the Real Japan 11. He uses his height in front of the goal and has a peerless defense with his long legs. He can also make use of his height to join the attacks. He showed a good defense by taking the ball from Hyuga in the match against the first group of All Japan. However in the rematch with the 7 excluded players, he couldn't stop their attacks.

He was also among the member taking part in the training camp for the Olympic, but was not chosen in the end.

Trivia Edit

He is based on the former Japanese footballer Takeshi Watanabe.