Facts of Yasuhito Endo
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||42 years old|
|Family Name :||Endo|
|Birth Country :||Japan|
|Birth Sign :||Capricorn|
|Height :||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Birth Place/City||Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture,|
|Working For||Gamba Osaka|
|Weight in KG||75 kg|
|Famous for||Football player|
Yasuhito Endo is a Japanese football player, who currently plays for Gamba Osaka and the Japanese national football team . He is well known for his passing ability, leadership, and goal scoring ability. He completed his higher studies from Sophia University. At very young age he started playing soccer professionally. He became the first J. League player to be named in the J. League Best Eleven 9 times in 2011. In 2009, by the Asian Football Confederation he was named Player of the Year.
Talking about his personal life there is no any detail information on his background and his current status. He seems busy in making his career stable in the football world. He is never spotted with girls which seems as if it is his girlfriend. He has kept his personal life out of everyone. He likes his privacy within himself and does not like anybody to know about it. We can only assume that he might be single. He is often rumored for his football transfers.
Early Life Of Yasuhito Endo
Yasuhito Endo was born on 28 January 1980 in Sakurajima, Kagoshima, Japan. Details about his parents is still a mystery. His birth sign is Aquarius.
Both his brothers played football but their father wanted them to play baseball.
His brother named Akihiro Endo is a Japanese former footballer who played as a midfielder. He is known for his game for Vissel Kobe and Yokohama F. Marinos. He was one of Japan under-23 national football team members playing at 1996 Olympic game.
He declared his retirement from professional football in May 2008.
Yasuhito Endo's Career
He became the first J. League player being named the J. League Best Eleven 9 times in a row in 2011.
He was declared the 'Player of the Year' in 2009 by the Asian Football Federation.
In 2012, he became the first ever Japanese player to be selected in the J. League Best Eleven in the midfield position 10 times in a row.
He played in his first international game representing his country in the 1999 FIFA World Youth Championship. Japan became the runner-up with Spain winning the finals.
He's been the member of the senior national team since 2002. He was selected for Japan's 2006, 2010, and 2014 FIFA World Cup squads. In addition to it, he was also the member of the 2004 and 2011 AFC Asian Cup winning teams.
In October 2010, he became the fourth player to earn the 100th full international cap for Japan during a friendly match against South Korea. Two years later, he declared the most capped player in a friendly match against Brazil.
Following the trend, he made his 123rd appearance exceeding Masami Ihara's initial record of 122 caps. He was one of the players selected in Japan's squad for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup.
The team made a 4-0 win against Palestine. He won his 150th cap in the team's next match against Iraq with a 1-0 win.
Yasuhito Endo's Awards And Achievements
Endo, 38, is the bronze medalist during the 2008 FIFA Club World Cup. The same year he was declared the AFC Champions League Best Player and Japanese Footballer of the Year.
In 2009, he became the Asian Footballer of the Year. He was honored with the J. League MVP Award in 2014.
Yasuhito Endo's Net Worth
The current net worth and salary of Endo is still under review sill, his amazing professional career is crystal clear.
Details about his house, car and other expenses are not revealed in the media.
Yasuhito Endo's Personal Life
The football icon Yasuhito Endo has maintained his personal life under the radar. He is currently single and never married in past.
Apart from his amazing professional career, he hasn't revealed a bit of information regarding his personal affairs.