Birthday: May 5 National team jersey number: #11 Position: Mid-fielder Nickname: Field Artist He came to Nankatsu a few days after Tsubasa and becomes his best friend. Taro moves from one place to another, following his father who works as a traveling artist. Before he met Tsubasa at Nankatsu, he played with Hyuga, Takeshi, and Ken at Meiwa and with Matsuyama at Furano. Taro is sweet, kind, and loyal to his friends. He is also sensitive to everybody's feelings. Taro is a tender-hearted boy who is always smiling, but don't underestimate him because he is just as skillful as Tsubasa.