Area no Kishi

Alt titles: The Knight in the Area

TV (37 eps)
3.555 of 5 from 2,271 votes
Rank #1,833
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The story centers around Aizawa Kakeru, the younger brother of the Kamakura School soccer team captain Suguru. While Suguru is so talented in soccer that he has been made part of Japan's national under-15 team, Kakeru is so weak at the sport that he is nicknamed "Mr. No Goal." Kakeru's life changes however, after a tragic accident.

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ShadowoftheAngel's avatar by ShadowoftheAngel on Sep 5, 2015
Score: 10/10

I love watching sports animes, especially the realistic ones. Soccer is one of my favorite sports. I have always planned to watch this anime, but I never got the chance to until now. Everything about it was amazing. I do not like what happens to Suguru only around 2-3 episodes in, but that is what changes everything in the anime.  Overall, I absolutely loved the anime, and whenever you see Suguru... read more

jugemxjugem's avatar by jugemxjugem on Oct 9, 2013
Score: 6/10

    Being a soccer player, a dream many boys (and some girls) have growing up and  a dream our hero shares. Meet Aizawa Kakeru , a soccer fanatic just about to start high school who quit the object of his fanatism because of some past tragedy. That  kinda morphs his dream into supporting his brother Suguru , named ''Japan's treasure'' a  once in 100 years born wunderkind below top... read more

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