I Like Soccer! (僕はサッカーが大好きです! Boku wa Sakkaa ga Daisuki desu?) is the first episode of the Area no Kishi anime. It aired on January 7, 2012.
List of Characters
- Kakeru Aizawa (introduced)
- Suguru Aizawa (introduced)
- Mito Aizawa (introduced)
- Nana Mishima (introduced)
- Yuusuke Saeki (introduced)
- Kota Nakatsuka (introduced)
- Hiromi Kunimatsu (introduced)
- Shigeo Nishijima (introduced)
Kakeru Aizawa is the manager of his middle school soccer team and younger brother to soccer prodigy Suguru Aizawa. His childhood friend, Nana Mishima, returns from America and enrolls into his class. That night Kakeru secretly practices soccer at the park and is challenged to a match by a masked stranger. The next day, Suguru has Kakeru enter a soccer match for the chance to join the regulars as a forward.
Manga and Anime Differences