Akira Matsunaga (footballer, born 1914)

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Akira Matsunaga
Personal information
Full name Akira Matsunaga
Date of birth (1914-09-21)September 21, 1914
Place of birth Yaizu, Shizuoka, Japan
Date of death January 20, 1943(1943-01-20) (aged 28)
Place of death Guadalcanal, British Solomon Islands
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Forward
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1936 Japan 2 (1)

Akira Matsunaga (松永 行 Matsunaga Akira?, September 21, 1914 – January 20, 1943) was a Japanese football player. He was part of the Japan national team for the 1936 Summer Olympics football competition in Berlin. He was killed in the Battle of Guadalcanal.

International career statistics[edit]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1936 2 1
Total 2 1