Nagayasu Honda

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Nagayasu Honda
Personal information
Full name Nagayasu Honda
Place of birth Japan
Position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
Waseda University High School
Waseda University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Waseda WMW
National team
1927–1930 Japan 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Nagayasu Honda (本田 長康, Honda Nagayasu) was a Japanese football player. He played for the Japan national team.

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Honda played for Waseda WMW which was consisted of his alma mater Waseda University players and graduates. At the club, he played with many Japan national team players Shigeyoshi Suzuki, Haruo Arima, Misao Tamai, Tamotsu Asakura, Shigeru Takahashi, Shojiro Sugimura, Ko Takamoro, Michiyo Taki and Tameo Ide. He won 1928 Emperor's Cup at the club.

In August 1927, when Honda was a Waseda University Senior High School student, he was selected the Japan national team for Far Eastern Championship Games in Shanghai. At this competition, on August 27, he debuted against Republic of China. On August 29, he also played against Philippines, and Japan won this match. This is Japan national team first victory in "International A Match". He also played at 1930 Far Eastern Championship Games in Tokyo and Japan won the championship. He played 4 games for Japan until 1930.

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Japan national team
1927 2 0
1928 0 0
1929 0 0
1930 2 0
Total 4 0

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