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Hidetoshi Nakata
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Personal information
Full name Hidetoshi Nakata
Date of birth January 22, 1977 (1977-01-22) (age 43)
Place of birth Yamanashi, Japan
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995-1998
1998-1999
2000-2001
2001-2004
2004
2004-2006
2005-2006
Bellmare Hiratsuka
Perugia
Roma
Parma
Bologna (loan)
Fiorentina
Bolton Wanderers (loan)
National team
1997-2006 Japan
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
In this Japanese name, the family name is Nakata.

Hidetoshi Nakata (中田 英寿 Nakata Hidetoshi, born January 22, 1977) is a Japanese professional sportsman. He is best known as an association football player. He has played for the Japan national football team.

Career

Nakata played for the Japanese team in three FIFA World Cup tournaments,

He was part of the team which competed in the 1996 Summer Olympics at Atlanta and in the 2000 Summer Olympics) at Sydney.

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
1995 Bellmare Hiratsuka J. League 1 26 8 2 1 - - 28 9
1996 26 2 3 0 12 2 - 41 4
1997 21 3 3 0 6 1 - 30 4
1998 12 3 0 0 0 0 - 12 3
Italy League Coppa Italia Supercoppa Italiana Europe Total
1998/99 Perugia Serie A 33 10 0 0 - - 33 10
1999/00 15 2 4 1 - - 19 3
1999/00 Roma Serie A 15 3 1 0 - - 16 3
2000/01 15 2 0 0 - 7 1 22 3
2001/02 Parma Serie A 24 1 6 2 - 8 1 38 4
2002/03 31 4 2 0 - 4 0 37 4
2003/04 12 0 2 0 - 4 1 18 1
2003/04 Bologna Serie A 17 2 0 0 - - 17 2
2004/05 Fiorentina Serie A 20 0 3 0 - - 23 0
England League FA Cup Football League Cup Europe Total
2005/06 Bolton Wanderers Premier League 21 1 3 0 2 0 6 0 32 1
Country Japan 85 16 8 1 18 3 - 111 20
Italy 182 24 18 3 - 23 3 223 30
England 21 1 3 0 2 0 6 0 26 1
Total 288 41 29 4 20 3 29 3 366 51

International career statistics

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1997 16 5
1998 10 1
1999 3 0
2000 4 0
2001 7 1
2002 8 2
2003 11 1
2004 2 0
2005 10 0
2006 6 1
Total 77 11



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