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Eiji Kawashima
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Personal information
Full name Eiji Kawashima
Date of birth March 20, 1983 (1983-03-20) (age 38)
Place of birth Saitama, Saitama, Japan
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current club Lierse
Number 1
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001-2003
2004-2006
2007-2010
2010-2012
2012-
Omiya Ardija
Nagoya Grampus Eight
Kawasaki Frontale
Lierse
Standard Liège
National team
2008- Japan
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
In this Japanese name, the family name is Kawashima.

Eiji Kawashima (川島 永嗣 , Kawashima Eiji, born March 20, 1983) is a Japanese professional sportsman. He is best known as an association football player. He has played for the Japan national football team.

Career

Kawasaki played for three J. League clubs before moving to Europe to be a goalkeeper for Lierse and Standard Liège.

As a member of Japan's national team, Kawashima helped develop a program to improve the foreign language skills of Japanese athletes and coaches who play and coach internationally. He is fluent in English and Italian. He works to improve speaking and listening skills in Dutch, French and Portuguese skills.

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup J. League Cup Asia Total
2001 Omiya Ardija J. League 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
2002 8 0 4 0 - - 12 0
2003 33 0 0 0 - - 33 0
2004 Nagoya Grampus J. League 1 4 0 0 0 8 0 - 12 0
2005 3 0 1 0 6 0 - 10 0
2006 10 0 0 0 4 0 - 14 0
2007 Kawasaki Frontale J. League 1 34 0 4 0 3 0 7 0 41 0
2008 34 0 1 0 1 0 - 36 0
2009 34 0 1 0 3 0 9 0 47 0
2010
2010-2011 Lierse
2011-2012
2012-2013 Standard Liège
Country Japan 160 0 11 0 25 0 16 0 212 0
Total 160 0 11 0 25 0 16 0 212 0

International career statistics

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2008 1 0
2009 7 0
2010 8 0
2011 12 0
2012
Total 28 0

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