Taizo Kawamoto

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Taizo Kawamoto
Personal information
Full name Taizo Kawamoto
Date of birth (1914-01-17)January 17, 1914
Place of birth Seto, Aichi, Japan
Date of death September 20, 1985(1985-09-20) (aged 71)
Place of death Osaka, Japan
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Youth career
1931–1937 Waseda University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Waseda WMW
Osaka SC
National team
1934–1954 Japan 9 (4)
Teams managed
1958 Japan
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Taizo Kawamoto (川本 泰三?, Kawamoto Taizō, January 17, 1914 – September 20, 1985) was a Japanese football player and manager.

Playing career[edit]

Taizo Kawamoto played for Waseda WMW and Osaka SC.

National team statistics[edit]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1934 3 2
1935 0 0
1936 2 1
1937 0 0
1938 0 0
1939 0 0
1940 1 1
1941 0 0
1942 0 0
1943 0 0
1944 0 0
1945 0 0
1946 0 0
1947 0 0
1948 0 0
1949 0 0
1950 0 0
1951 0 0
1952 0 0
1953 0 0
1954 3 0
Total 9 4

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 13 May 1934 Rizal Memorial Stadium, Manila, Philippines  Dutch East Indies 1–7 Lost 1934 Far Eastern Championship Games
2. 15 May 1934 Rizal Memorial Stadium, Manila, Philippines  Philippines 4–3 Won 1934 Far Eastern Championship Games
3. 4 August 1936 Hertha-BSC-Platz, Berlin, Germany  Sweden 3–2 Won 1936 Summer Olympics
4. 16 June 1940 Koshien South Ground, Nishinomiya, Japan  Philippines 1–0 Won 2600th National Foundation Festival
Correct as of 6 November 2016[1]

Coaching career[edit]

In 1958, Taizo Kawamoto became manager for Japan national team.

Death[edit]

On September 20, 1985, Taizo Kawamoto died in Osaka. (aged 71)

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