Akinobu Yokouchi facts for kids
|Full name||Akinobu Yokouchi|
|Date of birth||November 30, 1967|
|Place of birth||Fukuoka, Japan|
|1983–1985||Tokai University Daigo High School|
|2017||Sanfrecce Hiroshima (caretaker)|
Yokouchi was born in Fukuoka Prefecture on November 30, 1967. After graduating from high school, he joined Japan Soccer League club Mazda (later Sanfrecce Hiroshima) in 1986. He played many matches as offensive midfielder. In 1992, the Japan Soccer League folded and the new J1 League was founded. However he did not play in many matches due to an injury and retired at the end of the 1995 season.
After retirement, Yokouchi started coaching career at Sanfrecce Hiroshima in 1996. He mainly coached youth team until 2002. In 2003, he became a coach for top team. The club won the champions in 2012, 2013 and 2015 J1 League. In 2017, the club results were bad and manager Hajime Moriyasu was sacked in July. Yokouchi managed the club 1 match as caretaker.
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Total|
|Japan||League||Emperor's Cup||J.League Cup||Total|
|1986/87||Mazda||JSL Division 1||0||0||0||0|
|1988/89||JSL Division 2|
|1991/92||JSL Division 1||22||2||4||0||26||2|
|1992||Sanfrecce Hiroshima||J1 League||-||0||0||4||0||4||0|
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