Top Japanese Soccer Players Recreate Captain Tsubasa Manga's 'Dream Shoots'

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge

The official website for Youichi Takahashi's Captain Tsubasa manga is hosting a series of "Dream Shoot" videos where professional soccer players reenact iconic moves from the series. In the first video, F.C. Tokyo midfielder Naohiro Ishikawa challenges defender Kosuke Ota to pull of Makoto Sōda's famous "Kamisori Shoot" against goalkeeper Kentaro Kakoi.


Japan is competing in this summer's World Cup soccer tournament in Brazil. Fans are undoubtedly excited, and even Pikachu and AKB48 are throwing their support behind the national team.

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