Other cast members include Nobunaga Sato as Meguru Bachira, Shota Matsuda as Rensuke Kunigami and Ryō Saeki as Hyoma Chigiri.
Naohiro Ise is directing and writing the play.
is publishing comics in English digital and print form, it describes the story:
After the 2023 World Cup fiasco, the Japanese team struggled to regroup. But what is missing? An absolute ace forward who can lead them to victory. The Japanese Football League is bent on developing a striker who is hungry for goals, hungry for victory, and who can be a decisive tool to turn around defeats… To this end, they gathered Japan’s best and brightest youth players. Who will emerge to lead the team…can they overcome all who stand in their way?
Kaneshiro and Nomura featured inGot an ongoing comic in August 700. This manga won the best juvenile manga award from Kodansha Last year’s Comics of the Year Awards.
The manga inspired a TV anime that premiered on October 8th and is still in production. Crunchyroll is showing the series.
Source: Comic Natalie