Japan Football Association announced the three overage players to play in the Rio Olympic’s team. In the former Olympic, Players such as Shinji Ono and Maya Yoshida that played in Europe, has been selected to overage player. But this time, 3 players to play in J-League has been selected. Let’s introduce the 3 players.
■Hiroki Fujiharu（Gamba Osaka)
Hiroki Fujiharu is 27 years old and has been playing in Gamba Osaka of J-League now. he became a professional player in Gamba on 2011, he has been played as the Defender. he played in 170 games and took 7 goals until 2015. Fujiharu convened in Japan national team from 2015, played in 3 games. He is the aggressive player that take advantage of the speed and has rich momentum.
■Tsukasa Shiotani（Sanfrecce Hiroshima）
Tsukasa Shiotani is 27 years old and has been playing in Sanfrecce Hiroshima of J-League now. he became a professional player in Mito HollyHock on 2011, he has been played as the Defender. he played in 63 games and took 5 goals until 2012. He transfered to Sanfrecce in August 2012, and played in 117 games and took 14 goals until 2015. Shiotani convened in Japan national team from 2014, played in 2 games. He can play on Full back and Center back.
■Shinzo Koroki（Urawa RedDiamonds）
Shinzo Koroki is 29 years old and has been playing in Urawa RedDiamonds of J-League now. he became a professional player in Kashima Antlers on 2005, he has been played as the Forward. he played in 192 games and took 49 goals until 2012. He transfered to Urawa Reds in 2013, and played in 90 games and took 37 goals until 2015. Koroki convened in Japan national team from 2008, played in 16 games. He is the goal getter to play primarily in lone striker.