Keigo Higashi

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Keigo Higashi
Keigo Higashi.jpg
Higashi playing for Omiya Ardija
Personal information
Full name Keigo Higashi
Date of birth (1990-07-20) July 20, 1990 (age 31)
Place of birth Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Tokyo
Number 10
Youth career
2006–2008 Oita Trinita
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Oita Trinita 52 (8)
2011–2012 Omiya Ardija 53 (9)
2013– FC Tokyo 213 (15)
National team
2012 Japan U-23 6 (0)
Honours
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2020 season

Keigo Higashi (東 慶悟, Higashi Keigo, born July 20, 1990) is a Japanese football player.

Biography[change | change source]

Higashi was born in Kitakyushu on July 20, 1990. He joined J1 League club Oita Trinita from their youth team in 2009. He played many matches as offensive midfielder from first season. However Oita was relegated to J2 League end of the 2009 season. In 2011, he moved to Omiya Ardija and played in 2 seasons. In 2013, he moved to FC Tokyo.

In July 2012, Higashi was selected to the Japan U-23 national team for 2012 Summer Olympics. At this tournament, he wore the number 10 shirt for Japan and played all 6 matches. The team finished 4th place.

Statistics[change | change source]

[1]

Club statistics League CupLeague CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
JapanLeague Emperor's Cup J.League Cup AsiaTotal
2009 Oita Trinita J1 League 23 2 2 1 3 0 - 28 3
2010 J2 League 29 6 2 1 - - 31 7
2011 Omiya Ardija J1 League 27 8 1 0 1 0 - 29 8
2012 26 1 3 2 3 0 - 32 3
2013 FC Tokyo J1 League 32 2 5 0 6 1 - 43 3
2014 23 1 0 0 5 0 - 28 1
2015 25 4 2 1 8 1 - 35 6
2016 28 2 1 0 4 1 6 0 39 3
2017 30 1 0 0 4 0 - 34 1
2018 34 4 3 1 2 0 - 39 5
2019 34 1 0 0 5 0 - 39 1
2020 7 0 - 1 0 5 0 13 0
2021
Country Japan 318 32 19 6 42 3 11 0 390 41
Total 318 32 19 6 42 3 11 0 390 41

References[change | change source]

  1. Keigo Higashi at J.League (in Japanese) Edit this at Wikidata

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