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Captain Tsubasa (Manga)

Captain Tsubasa

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Japanese: キャプテン翼


Type: Manga
Volumes: 37
Chapters: 114
Status: Finished
Published: 1981 to 1988
Authors: Takahashi, Yoichi (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Jump (Weekly)


Score: 7.511 (scored by 1178 users)
Ranked: #37872
Popularity: #2425
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11-year-old Tsubasa Ohzora transfers to his new school where he quickly becomes the star of the school's soccer team. His Brazilian coach, Roberto Hongo, notices the potential of the young athlete and soon offers him a chance to come with him to Brazil. Young Tsubasa trains more and more and is with each passing game more confident in his abilities. Old enemies become his friends and the World Cup seems closer and closer for him.

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Sequel: Captain Tsubasa: Golden-23, Captain Tsubasa: Road to 2002, Captain Tsubasa: World Youth-hen
Alternative version: Captain Tsubasa Pilot Chapter
Adaptation: Captain Tsubasa


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Sep 8, 2009
Captain Tsubasa is a soccer-themed manga by Yoichi Takahashi.

The story focuses on the 11-year-old boy Tsubasa Ohzora. His dream is to be a football star and he wants to win the World Cup with Japan. The story was very entertaining, I often read 5 or more volumes in a row^^

The characters are young school boys who love to play soccer. There are Tsubasa´s friends, like Genzo Wakabayashi, Taro Misaki and Jun Misugi. But he has also many rivals, like Kojiro Hyuga. The team´s trainer is the former member of the Brazil national team Roberto Hongo, who had to end his career due to an eye read more
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Feb 23, 2011
Story and brief Character Synopsis
Based around the School Soccer Career of the Main Character Ozoara Tsubasa From his meeting his Mentor to meeting the players that would become the core members of the Japan Youth Team of the golden Generation.

Tsubasa Oozora
The main and titular Character in this section of the of the Story its more him trying to find his way to be a Soccer player in a Nation were soccer is a third a read more
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