| Takashi Inui|
| Saison Football Club|
| (1988-06-02) 2 June 1988 (age 27)|
Omihachiman, Shiga, Japan
Japan national football team (Midfielder), SD Eibar (Midfielder)
Makoto Hasebe, Hiroshi Kiyotake, Shinji Okazaki, Hajime Hosogai, Maya Yoshida
Takashi Inui Wikipedia
Takashi Inui (乾 貴士, Inui Takashi, born 2 June 1988) is a Japanese footballer who plays for Spanish club SD Eibar and the Japan national football team as a winger or attacking midfielder.
Inui was the All Japan High School Soccer Tournament Letterwinner in 2006 when his High School, Shiga Yasu HS, won the tournament.
In 2007, Inui joined Yokohama F. Marinos of the J. League Division 1 and he made his debut as a professional against Yokohama F.C. in a league match on March 10. However, he failed to find a regular spot at Marinos and then was loaned to second division side Cerezo Osaka in June 2008, earning himself a permanent move at the end of the season.
In July 2011, Inui made the jump to Europe, joining Germany's VfL Bochum. He made his debut in the 2. Bundesliga, when he started in a 1–2 home defeat versus FC St. Pauli on August 13, 2011.
In July 2012, Inui signed a three-year contract with newly promoted Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt after impressive performance in the German second tier.
On 26 August 2015, Inui was transferred to La Liga side Eibar, after agreeing to a three-year contract. In April 2017, as the club was chasing a UEFA Europa League place, he was controversially recalled back to his homeland to serve as a delegate for the visit of King Felipe VI of Spain to Japan.
On 21 May 2017 Inui became the first Japanese footballer to score against FC Barcelona, sniping the ball via cross-bar behind Ter Stegen, twice.
Inui made his full international debut for Japan on January 20, 2009 in a 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification against Yemen.As of 21 August 2017
1Includes Emperor's Cup and DFB-Pokal and Copa del Rey.
2Includes J. League Cup.
3Includes AFC Champions League and UEFA Europa League.As of 31 August 2017