|(from the left) Yoshino Yuki, Onishi Ryo, |
Fujimura Atsushi were chosen to the
Japanese soccer team for the Deaf Soccer
Championship in Iran.
Three students of Tsukuba University of Technology in Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki Prefecture near Tokyo were chosen to the Japanese Deaf soccer team. They will participate in the 3rd Asia/Pacific Deaf Soccer Championship" in Iran on November 17-30.
They are Yoshino Yuki (吉野勇樹), 22, a senior, Onishi Ryo (大西諒), 21, and Fujimura Atsushi (藤村厚史), 21, the last two ones are a junior in the Industry and Technology Faculty of the University where exclusively the Deaf/deaf students are enrolled.
Yoshino has played for the national team since three years before. He with the jersey number 10, plays the role of a "play maker."
It was the first time for both Onishi and Fujimura to play for the national team.
All of them have belonged to a soccer club since the boyhood.