Shinji Okazaki Footballer Career & Stats

Shinji Okazaki Footballer Career & Stats

Born: April 16, 1986, Takarazuka, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan

Height: 5' 9" (1.74 m)

Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)

Career start: 2005

Current teams:

  •  1. FSV Mainz 05 (#23 / Forward)
  • Japan national football team (#9 / Forward)
Club information
Current team 1. FSV Mainz 05
Number 23
Youth career
2002–2004 Takigawa Daini High School
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2010 Shimizu S-Pulse 121 (42)
2011–2013 VfB Stuttgart 63 (10)
2013– 1. FSV Mainz 05 33 (15)
National team
2007–2008 Japan U23 14 (1)
2008– Japan 79 (39)

Career statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup1 League Cup2 Continental3 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Shimizu S-Pulse 2005 1 0 3 0 1 0 - 5 0
2006 7 0 3 0 2 0 - 12 0
2007 21 5 2 0 2 0 - 25 5
2008 27 10 2 1 5 0 - 34 11
2009 34 14 3 2 4 1 - 41 17
2010 31 13 4 2 2 1 - 37 16
Total 121 42 17 5 16 2 - 154 49
VfB Stuttgart 2010–11 12 2 - - 2 0 14 2
2011–12 26 7 3 0 - - 29 7
2012–13 25 1 6 1 - 11 2 42 4
Total 63 10 9 1 - 13 2 85 13
1. FSV Mainz 05 2013–14 33 15 2 0 - - 35 15
Total 33 15 2 0 - - 35 15
Career total 217 67 28 6 16 2 13 2 274 77

International

National team Year Apps Goals
Japan U23
2007 7 0
2008 7 1
Total 14 1
Japan
2008 4 0
2009 16 15
2010 15 3
2011 14 8
2012 9 3
2013 14 7
2014 7 3
Total 79 39

International appearances and goals

# Date Venue Opponent Result Goal Competition
2008
  24 July Hyogo  Australia U23 (Olympic) 2–1 1 Friendly / Japan U23 (Olympic)
2009
1. 20 January  Kumamoto  Yemen 2–1 1 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification
2. 4 February  Tokyo  Finland 5–1 2 Friendly
3. 27 May  Osaka  Chile 4–0 2 2009 Kirin Cup
4. 31 May Tokyo  Belgium 4–0 1 2009 Kirin Cup
5. 6 June Tashkent  Uzbekistan 1–0 1 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
6. 9 September  Utrecht  Ghana 4–3 1 Friendly
7. 8 October  Shizuoka  Hong Kong 6–0 3 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification
8. 14 October  Miyagi  Togo 5–0 3 Friendly
9. 18 November  Hong Kong  Hong Kong 4–0 1 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification
2010
10. 3 March Toyota  Bahrain 2–0 1 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification
11. 24 June Rustenburg  Denmark 3–1 1 2010 FIFA World Cup
12. 8 October  Saitama  Argentina 1–0 1 Friendly
2011
13. 17 January Al Rayyan  Saudi Arabia 5–0 3 2011 AFC Asian Cup
  29 March  Osaka  Selection of J. League 2–1 1 Tōhoku Earthquake Charity Match
14. 7 September  Tashkent  Uzbekistan 1–1 1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
15. 11 October  Osaka  Tajikistan 8–0 2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
16. 11 November  Dushanbe  Tajikistan 4–0 2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
2012
17. 23 May   Fukuroi  Azerbaijan 2–0 1 Friendly
18. 3 June Saitama  Oman 3–0 1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
19. 14 November Muscat  Oman 2–1 1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
2013
20. 6 February  Kobe  Latvia 3–0 2 Friendly
21. 22 March  Doha  Canada 2–1 1 Friendly
22. 11 June  Doha  Iraq 1–0 1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
23. 19 June  Recife  Italy 3–4 1 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup
24. 22 June  Belo Horizonte  Mexico 1–2 1 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup
25. 19 November  Brussels  Belgium 3–2 1 Friendly
2014
26. 5 March  Tokyo  New Zealand 4–2 2 Friendly
27. 24 June  Cuiabá  Colombia 1–4 1 2014 FIFA World Cup