Yuto Nagatomo

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Yuto Nagatomo
Yuto Nagatomo 2018 (cropped).jpg
Nagatomo at the 2018 World Cup
Personal information
Full name Yuto Nagatomo
Date of birth (1986-09-12) September 12, 1986 (age 35)
Place of birth Saijo, Ehime, Japan
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Olympique Marseille
Youth career
2002–2004 Higashi Fukuoka High School
2005–2007 Meiji University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 FC Tokyo 72 (5)
2010–2011 Cesena 16 (0)
2011–2018 Internazionale Milano 170 (9)
2018–2020 Galatasaray 47 (2)
2020– Olympique Marseille
National team
2008 Japan U-23 2 (0)
2008– Japan 123 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2019/20 season
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of December 31, 2020

Yuto Nagatomo (長友 佑都, Nagatomo Yuto, born September 12, 1986) is a Japanese football player. He plays for the Japan national team.

Biography[change | change source]

Nagatomo was born in Saijo on September 12, 1986. When he played for Meiji University, he also played for FC Tokyo in 2007. After graduating from the university, he joined FC Tokyo in 2008. He became a regular left side back from first season. The club won the champions in the 2009 J.League Cup. In summer 2010, he moved to Italian Serie A club Cesena. In January 2011, he moved to Internazionale Milano. He played 170 matches for the club in 7 seasons. In February 2018, he moved to Turkish Süper Lig club Galatasaray. The club won the champions in the 2017/18 and 2018/19 season. In summer 2020, he moved to French Ligue 1 club Olympique Marseille.

On May 24, 2008, Nagatomo debuted for the Japan national team against Ivory Coast. He became a regular player as left side back soon. In August 2008, he also played for Japan U-23 national team at 2008 Summer Olympics. In 2010, he was selected the Japan for 2010 World Cup. He played full-time in all 4 matches and Japan qualified to the knockout stage. In 2011, he participated 2011 Asian Cup. He played full-time in all 6 matches and Japan won the champions. He also played at 2013 Confederations Cup, 2014 World Cup and 2015 Asian Cup. In 2018, he was selected the Japan for 2018 World Cup. He played full-time in all 4 matches and Japan qualified to the knockout stage. In 2019, he played at 2019 Asian Cup and Japan won the 2nd place.

Statistics[change | change source]

[1][2]

Club statistics League CupLeague CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
JapanLeague Emperor's Cup J.League Cup AsiaTotal
2007 FC Tokyo J1 League 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0
2008 29 3 3 0 3 0 - 35 3
2009 31 1 1 0 4 1 - 36 2
2010 12 1 0 0 1 0 - 13 1
ItalyLeague Coppa Italia League Cup EuropeTotal
2010/11 Cesena Serie A 16 0 0 0 - - 16 0
2010/11 Internazionale Milano Serie A 13 2 3 0 - 3 0 19 2
2011/12 35 2 1 0 - 7 0 43 2
2012/13 25 0 2 0 - 8 2 35 2
2013/14 34 5 2 0 - - 36 5
2014/15 14 0 1 0 - 3 0 18 0
2015/16 22 0 4 0 - - 26 0
2016/17 16 0 0 0 - 4 0 20 0
2017/18 11 0 2 0 - - 13 0
TurkeyLeague Fortis Turkey Cup League Cup EuropeTotal
2017/18 Galatasaray Süper Lig 15 0 1 0 - - 16 0
2018/19 17 1 0 0 - 7 0 24 1
2019/20 15 1 2 1 - 6 0 23 2
FranceLeague Coupe de France Coupe de la Ligue EuropeTotal
2020/21 Olympique Marseille Ligue 1
Country Japan 72 5 4 0 9 1 - 85 6
Italy 186 9 15 0 - 25 2 226 11
Turkey 47 2 3 1 - 13 0 63 3
France
Total 305 16 22 1 9 1 38 2 374 20

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Japan national team
YearAppsGoals
2008 7 1
2009 11 2
2010 16 0
2011 10 0
2012 10 0
2013 12 0
2014 10 0
2015 10 0
2016 5 0
2017 10 0
2018 9 0
2019 12 1
2020 1 0
Total 123 4

References[change | change source]

  1. Yuto Nagatomo at National-Football-Teams.com Edit this at Wikidata
  2. Yuto Nagatomo at J.League (in Japanese) Edit this at Wikidata
  3. Japan National Football Team Database(in Japanese)

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