|Full name||Katsumi Oenoki|
|Date of birth||April 3, 1965|
|Place of birth||Shizuoka, Shizuoka, Japan|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|1981–1983||Shimizu Higashi High School|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Biography[change | change source]
Oenoki was educated at and played for Shimizu Higashi High School. He won the national high school championship with his teammates including Kenta Hasegawa and Takumi Horiike. He continued his study and football at Waseda University. After graduating from the university in 1988, he joined Japan Soccer League side Yamaha Motors. When Japan's first-ever professional league J1 League started, Shimizu S-Pulse was founded in his local city. He joined the club in 1992 and re-united with his high school teammates Hasegawa and Horiike. He helped the club to win the 1996 J.League Cup, the second stage of the 1999 J1 League, and the 1999–2000 Asian Cup Winners' Cup. He made more than 250 league appearances for Shimizu and retired after the 2002 season.
Oenoki was capped 5 times for the Japan national team between 1989 and 1990. His first international appearance came on May 5, 1989 in a friendly against South Korea in Seoul. He also played at 1990 World Cup qualification.
After the retirement, Oenoki started coaching career at Shimizu S-Pulse in 2003. In 2004, he became a manager his alma mater Waseda University. In 2008, he returned to Shimizu S-Pulse and served as a manager for the youth team. In July 2014, he was promoted to a manager for top team as Afshin Ghotbi successor. However the club performance is bad he resigned in July 2015.
Statistics[change | change source]
|Club statistics||League||Cup||League Cup||Total|
|Japan||League||Emperor's Cup||J.League Cup||Total|
|1988/89||Yamaha Motors||JSL Division 1||16||2||2||0||18||2|
|1992||Shimizu S-Pulse||J1 League||-||0||0||9||4||9||4|
|Japan national team|