|Full name||Hiroyuki Sakashita|
|Date of birth||May 6, 1959|
|Place of birth||Miura, Kanagawa, Japan|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 8+1⁄2 in)|
|1975–1977||Kanagawa Yokosuka High School|
|1978–1981||University of Tsukuba|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Biography[change | change source]
Sakashita was born in Miura on May 6, 1959. After graduating from University of Tsukuba, he joined Japan Soccer League club Fujita Industries in 1982. He played as regular player at the club. However, the club was relegated to Division 2 in 1990. He moved to Yomiuri in 1990 and retired in 1991. He played 161 games and scored 5 goals in the league.
In December 1980, when Sakashita was a University of Tsukuba student, he was selected the Japan national team for 1982 World Cup qualification. At this qualification, on December 28, he debuted against Macau.
Statistics[change | change source]
|1982||Fujita Industries||JSL Division 1||13||0|
|1990/91||Yomiuri||JSL Division 1||3||0|
|Japan national team|