Takaji Mori

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Takaji Mori
Personal information
Full name Takaji Mori
Date of birth (1943-11-24)November 24, 1943
Place of birth Fukuyama, Hiroshima, Japan
Date of death July 17, 2011(2011-07-17) (aged 67)
Place of death Meguro, Tokyo, Japan
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1962–1966 Waseda University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1967–1977 Mitsubishi Motors 146 (28)
Total 146 (28)
National team
1966–1976 Japan 56 (2)
Teams managed
1981–1985 Japan
1992–1993 Urawa Reds
1998 Avispa Fukuoka
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Takaji Mori (森 孝慈 Mori Takaji?, November 24, 1943 – July 17, 2011) was a Japanese football player and manager. He played for Japan national team at the 1968 Summer Olympics.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Takaji Mori played for Mitsubishi Motors from 1967 to 1977.

Club statistics[edit]

[2]

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Japan League
1967 Mitsubishi Motors JSL Division 1 14 3
1968 14 3
1969 14 2
1970 14 6
1971 10 1
1972 14 0
1973 18 1
1974 18 8
1975 12 4
1976 18 0
1977 0 0
Country Japan 146 28
Total 146 28

National team statistics[edit]

[3]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
1966 4 0
1967 5 1
1968 4 0
1969 4 0
1970 13 0
1971 3 0
1972 8 0
1973 1 1
1974 1 0
1975 9 0
1976 4 0
Total 56 2

Coaching career[edit]

Takaji Mori became manager for Japan national team from 1981 to 1985.

Managerial statistics[edit]

[4]

Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Urawa Reds 1993 1993 36 8 0 28 22.22
Avispa Fukuoka 1998 1998 34 8 0 26 23.53
Total 70 16 0 54 22.86

Awards[edit]

Death[edit]

On July 17, 2011, Takaji Mori died in Tokyo. (aged 67, Renal pelvis Cancer)

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