Japan men's national handball team


The Japan national handball team is the national handball team of Japan and is controlled by the Japan Handball Association.

Japan
Information
AssociationJapan Handball Association
CoachDagur Sigurðsson
Assistant coachKenji Kitabayashi
Antoni Parecki
Manabu Todoroki
Colours
Home
Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances4 (First in 1972)
Best result9th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances15 (First in 1961)
Best result10th (1970)
Asian Championship
Appearances19 (First in 1977)
Best result1st (1977, 1979)
Last updated on Unknown.

Results


Summer Olympics

  • 1972 – 11th place
  • 1976 – 9th place
  • 1984 – 10th place
  • 1988 – 11th place
  • 2020Qualified as hosts

World Championship

Asian Championship

Current squad


Squad for the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship.[1][2]

Head coach: Dagur Sigurðsson

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
10 LW Naoki Sugioka (1994-04-18) 18 April 1994 (age 27) 1.77 m 30 35 Toyota Auto Body
12 GK Yuta Iwashita (1991-06-21) 21 June 1991 (age 29) 1.83 m 13 1 Toyota Boshoku Kyushu
13 P Kenya Kasahara (1988-05-15) 15 May 1988 (age 33) 1.97 m 69 40 Toyota Auto Body
14 CB Asumi Kitazume (1996-10-22) 22 October 1996 (age 24) 1.84 m 12 15 Toyota Auto Body
15 LB Adam Yuki Baig (1999-04-12) 12 April 1999 (age 22) 1.94 m 41 72 Zeekstar Tokyo
18 LB Kohei Narita (1989-06-15) 15 June 1989 (age 31) 1.99 m 85 126 Wakunaga Pharmaceutical
19 RB Shinnosuke Tokuda (1995-12-06) 6 December 1995 (age 25) 1.78 m 56 220 Toyoda Gosei
20 RB Jin Watanabe (1990-01-17) 17 January 1990 (age 31) 1.83 m 87 280 Toyota Auto Body
21 LW Remi Anri Doi (1989-09-28) 28 September 1989 (age 31) 1.80 m 53 127 Osaki Osol
22 GK Motoki Sakai (1995-11-10) 10 November 1995 (age 25) 1.92 m 19 2 Toyoda Gosei
25 RW Hiroki Motoki (1992-02-14) 14 February 1992 (age 29) 1.82 m 79 208 Osaki Osol
27 P Hiroyasu Tamakawa (1995-04-27) 27 April 1995 (age 26) 2.00 m 50 40 Osaki Osol
31 LB Tatsuki Yoshino (1994-07-13) 13 July 1994 (age 26) 1.83 m 38 129 Toyota Auto Body
33 CB Yuto Agarie (1993-07-06) 6 July 1993 (age 27) 1.83 m 62 210 Daido Steel
36 RW Naotsugu Demura (1988-04-14) 14 April 1988 (age 33) 1.78 m 0 0 Toyoda Gosei
38 CB Kotaro Mizumachi (1995-03-13) 13 March 1995 (age 26) 1.83 m 0 0 Toyoda Gosei
39 GK Takumi Nakamura (1996-08-02) 2 August 1996 (age 24) 1.90 m 0 0 Toyoda Gosei
40 P Sota Takano (1998-08-19) 19 August 1998 (age 22) 1.93 m 0 0 Univ. of Tsukuba
41 RB Rennosuke Tokuda (1998-05-15) 15 May 1998 (age 23) 1.80 m 3 4 Grupa Azoty Tarnów
43 P Shuichi Yoshida (2001-03-26) 26 March 2001 (age 20) 1.91 m 3 5 Grupa Azoty Tarnów

References


  1. "男子日本代表 第27回男子世界選手権参加メンバーのお知らせ" (in Japanese). handball.or.jp. 2 January 2021. Retrieved 2 January 2021.
  2. "Team Roster Japan" (PDF). ihf.info. 15 January 2021. Retrieved 15 January 2021.