Crunchyroll introduced on Wednesday that it’ll stream Shoot! Goal to the Future, the first new anime primarily based on Tsukasa Ooshima‘s soccer-themed manga Shoot! in 28 years, in July. The firm will stream the anime in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and the Commonwealth of Independent States.

The anime will premiere in July on Tokyo MX, BS Fuji, TV Shizuoka, and AT-X.

The anime’s official web site describes the story:

Atsushi Kamiya, a former captain at Kakegawa High School and the world-renowned “courageous captain” for a well-known Italian soccer group…
And Hideto Tsuji, a pupil at Kakegawa High School, who appears bored with the now-weakened soccer group…
Their assembly is the begin of a brand new legend…

The present stars:

  • Chiaki Kobayashi as Hideto Tsuji
  • Shunichi Toki as Subaru Kurokawa
  • Yūki Ono as Jō Kazama
  • Shimba Tsuchiya as Kōhei Kokubo
  • Yuichiro Umehara as Atsushi Kamiya
  • Kousuke Toriumi as Yoshiharu Kubo

Boa Sorte Management and Crunchyroll are credited for the anime’s planning. Noriyuki Nakamura (Dragon Slayer, Itsudatte My Santa!, Save Me! Lollipop) is directing the anime at EMT Squared, with Jun’ichi Kitamura (Cells at Work! Code Black, My Wife is the Student Council President episode director) as assistant director. Mitsutaka Hirota (Anime-Gataris, Rent-A-Girlfriend, Sweetness & Lightning) is in control of the sequence scripts, and Yukiko Akiyama (Black Cat, Yumeiro Pâtissière, Isuca) is designing the characters. Hiroshi Yamamoto is the sound director. Satoshi Dezaki is supervising the anime.

Musical duo abruptly will carry out the present’s ending theme music “Rivals.”

The authentic Shoot! manga ran in Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Magazine between 1990 and 2003. The manga has greater than 50 million copies in print. The manga’s story revolves round a boy named Toshihiko Tanaka who satisfied his associates to be a part of the soccer group and tackle the All-Japan High School Championship.

Source: Crunchyroll (Kyle Cardine)