Minamino with Red Bull Salzburg in 2018
|Full name||Takumi Minamino|
|Date of birth||16 January 1995|
|Place of birth||Izumisano, Osaka, Japan|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder / Winger|
|2015–2020||Red Bull Salzburg||136||(42)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 February 2020|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 November 2019
Takumi Minamino (Japanese: 南野 拓実 Hepburn: Minamino Takumi; born 16 January 1995) is a Japanese professional footballer. He plays as an attacking midfielder or winger for Premier League club Liverpool and the Japan national team.
Minamino was born in Izumisano, Osaka. He started his club career at J.League club Cerezo Osaka in 2012 and in his first season he was named J.League Rookie of the Year. In 2014, he moved to Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg. He spent four successful season at Salzburg before moving to Liverpool on 1 January 2020.
Minamino has made over 20 appearances for the Japan national team. He was part of the squad that reached final of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup.
Honours[change | change source]
- Red Bull Salzburg
- Austrian Football Bundesliga: 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19
- Austrian Cup: 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2018–19
References[change | change source]
- Ames, Nick (5 January 2020). "Takumi Minamino set to show Jürgen Klopp he is more than a handyman". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 March 2020.
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