Kakeru Funaki joined Cerezo

We are delighted to announce that Kakeru Funaki joined Cerezo Osaka from Cerezo Osaka U-18. His profile and comments from the player can be found below.

Kakeru Funaki's profile
Date of birth: April 13, 1998
Place of birth: Nara
Height / Weight: 177 cm / 65 kg
Position: DF
Club career: Cerezo U-12 (2008), Cerezo U-15 (2011), Cerezo U-18 (2014), Cerezo Osaka (2016)
International career: Japan U-17, U-18, U-19

Comment from the player:
“I watched Cerezo Osaka’s match when I was little, that made me to start playing soccer and I wanted become a professional soccer player. So, I am so happy that I became a professional player and play for Cerezo Osaka. I will do my best in out of my gratitude for the people who involved my career. And I will work very hard to be able to take an active part in the top team sooner rather than later. ”