Blue Lock is a Shounen Team Sports manga, written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yuusuke Nomura. Bandai Namco Arts will produce the manga’s first anime adaptation.
With the decline of the true potential of Japanese soccer, the Japanese Football Association hires Jinpachi Ego, an enigmatic coach. In order to achieve the dream of winning the World Cup, Jinpachi starts the Blue Lock. This is a prison-like facility where many strikers from all over Japan are to play against each other. The survivor earns the right to become the national team’s striker. However, whoever fails will be banned from joining the team.
Meanwhile, Yoichi Isagi aims to use this opportunity to clear all his doubts and chase his dream to become the greatest striker in the world and lead Japan to victory
The cast includes:
Kazuki Ura as Yoichi Isagi
Tasuku Kaito as Meguru Bachira
Souma Saitou as Hyouma Chigiri
Yuuki Ono as Rensuke Kunigami
Although the release date of this anime is currently unknown, we will update this page as soon as it is announced.
The latest teaser features one of the main characters, Hyouma Chigiri. Watch the teaser for yourself below!