Tadashi Nakamura Personal information Full name
Tadashi Nakamura Date of birth
June 10, 1971 Place of birth
Mizuho, Tokyo, Japan Height
1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Position(s)
Defender Youth career 1987–1989
Yomiuri Senior career* Years
( Gls) 1990–1999
Kyoto Purple Sanga
(6) National team 1995–1998
(0) Teams managed 2016–2017
FC Tokyo U-23
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Tadashi Nakamura ( is a former 中村 忠, Nakamura Tadashi, born June 10, 1971) Japanese football player and manager. He played for the Japan national team.
Nakamura was born in
Mizuho, Tokyo on June 10, 1971. He joined Japan Soccer League club Yomiuri (later Verdy Kawasaki) from youth team in 1990. He played as right and left side-back. The club won the champions 1990/91, 1991/92 Japan Soccer League and 1991 JSL Cup. In 1992, Japan Soccer League was folded and founded new league J1 League. The club won the champions J1 League 2 times, J.League Cup 3 times and Emperor's Cup 1 time. He moved to Urawa Reds in 1999 and Kyoto Purple Sanga in 2000. He retired end of 2004 season.
On February 15, 1995, Nakamura debuted for the
Japan national team against Australia. He also played at 1998 World Cup qualification in 1997. He played 16 games for Japan until 1998.
After retirement, Nakamura started coaching career at
Tokyo Verdy in 2005. He coached for the youth team. He moved to FC Tokyo in 2012 and coached for the youth team. In July 2017, he became a coach for top team and a manager for FC Tokyo U-23. He resigned in 2017.