TV (39 eps)
2002 - 2003
Spring 2002
3.766 out of 5 from 1,195 votes
Rank #2,187

Let's play some real football! Shou Kazamatsuri is a middle school student who loves soccer but is not quite adept at it. Shou went for a time to the prestigious Musashi no Mori soccer school, but was disillusioned due to being a bench warmer. Determined to prove his worth, Shou transfers to a school with a little less glitz and a lot more kibitz. But becoming a player takes more than just desire. Join Shou as he works towards his dream of being a star soccer player along with a group of ragtag players determined to be the greatest junior high squad ever assembled!

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itsyogirldolc Jun 27, 2017
Score 10/10

This anime needs to get noticed more. The story was so sweet, I can cry. Sho is a kid that struggles with his height, he gets bullied, and everything, but he's a very sweet kid. The Animation's kinda poor. I read evry manga and the way a couple of characters are drawn is poor. Some of the tapes are ran over and over. and it makes the movement  very strange and it's so meme worthy. The sound is... read more

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assurancetourix Feb 12, 2016
Score 7.5/10

Even if I put a score of 7.5/10, I actually love this anime. The characters are lovable and the story is cute. If you want a feel good sport anime, that is the perfect fit. The art style is not my favourite kind, but it is not the worst either.  If it is one of your first sports anime, it can be a good fit as it is based more on character development and friendship than on soccer (football).  read more

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  • Vol: 24; Ch: 213
  • 1998 - 2002

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