|Full name||Katsuo Kanda|
|Date of birth||21 June 1966|
|Place of birth||Niigata, Japan|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|1982–1984||Niigata technical high school|
|1985–1988||Tokyo University of Agriculture|
|1998–1999||Yokohama F. Marinos||30||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Kanda was educated at and played for Niigata technical high school, where he played alongside his brothers Akio and Katsutoshi. His team played at the All Japan High School Soccer Tournament. He continued his study and football at Tokyo University of Agriculture.
In the spring 1994, Kanda moved to Japan Football League club Cerezo Osaka. In his first season, He scored 5 goals in 30 league appearances and helped the club to gain the promotion to J. League. He stayed with Cerezo for the next 4 years as a left back position, clocking up almost 150 appearances for the club.
Since 2000 he played for his hometown club Albirex Niigata. After 4 seasons, he played his last professional match on 19 October 2003. His testimonial was played at Big Swan against Boca Juniors on 27 July 2003. Albirex won the match 2–1. Immediately after retiring he was appointed as the new technical director of the club.
Club career statistics
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Total|
|1989–90||NKK||JSL Division 1||14||0||14||0|
|1991–92||JSL Division 2||29||6||2||1||31||7|
|1992||JFL Division 1||16||3||-||16||3|
|1993||JFL Division 2||10||8||1||0||-||11||8|
|1994||Cerezo Osaka||Football League||30||5||5||0||1||0||36||5|
|1995||J. League 1||49||4||2||1||-||51||5|
Yokohama F. Marinos
|2000||Albirex Niigata||J. League 2||32||3||3||0||2||0||37||3|
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