Captain Tsubasa is a manga and anime series about football. The series follows the adventures of Tsubasa Ozora and his friends.
The story tells their adventures from childhood until they become professionals and join the Japanese national team.
Synopsis of Captain Tsubasa
The plot focuses on the relationship and life of a boy, Tsubasa, and his dream of winning the World Cup. The series shows us the rivalry with his opponents, training, competition, and events in each of the matches.
In the Captain Tsubasa series, Japan faces different countries, including Argentina. The funny thing is that the captain of Argentina, named Fan Diaz, looks suspiciously similar to Diego Armando Maradona. There is also another player, Alan Pascal, who looks a bit like Cannigia.
The series first saw the light in 1981 by Yoichi Takahashi, published by Shonen Jump. Tsubasa soon became a phenomenon of generous proportions.
Soon began to come out the manga volumes in paperback, corroborating that this story would give a lot. Captain Tsubasa was broadcasted from October 1983 to March 1986 by TV-TOKYO and consisted of 128 chapters.