After graduating from Municipal Funabashi High School, he joined JEF United Ichihara. His first appearance as a professional player came in a league match against Kashiwa Reysol on 1 April 1995. His first professional goal game on 20 May 2000 against Avispa Fukuoka. He was transferred to Júbilo Iwata at the beginning of the 2005 season. In January 2010, season he moved back to JEF United Ichihara Chiba.
He made his international debut for Japan in a friendly against Hungary on 25 April 2004.