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ETU's summer training camp has opened a new chapter for the club, with a completely new starting lineup and two players joining the roster. It's ETU against FC Sapporo to kick off the second half of the season, but things quickly start to feel a little too reminiscent of the disastrous season opener...

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ETU's chugging along, placed sixth in the standings—but Chiba manager Mirkovic's strategy hits them like a brick wall in the first half of their showdown. Even worse, there's signs of unrest among the supporters behind the goal. But in flies Tatsumi with some key positional changes after the half—and diehard fan Goro Tanuma's fateful decision gives ETU a new public face to show!

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Once upon a time, ETU all but collapsed after Tatsumi left to play in England. The United Skulls supporters group has constantly cheered for the team since, ever faithful to its players…but now a frustrated Hata and his group confront the vice-president of the team, airing their grievances. What will happen when Tatsumi, the Skulls’ sworn enemy, enters the fray?!

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The match against the all-powerful Kawasaki nears its conclusion! When the barrage of goals finally settles down, who’s going end this match for good?!

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Motebia Yamagata is nothing but defense, defense, defense -- but camping out in front of their own goal won't earn them any points. They need to go on the offensive, and coach Sakura thinks the time for change is right now. It's exactly the reborn Yamagata that Tatsumi feared! And who's the real playmaker on the Yamagata team, the one that put even Tsubaki on edge?

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In the second half of the rainy match against Wissel Kobe, Tsubaki finally steps up and performs! With the wind at their backs, ETU extends their unbeaten streak to six ... but at a potentially heavy cost. Their next opponent is Montebia Yamagata, managed by a man infatuated with Tatsumi—but despite that respect, the team proves strangely difficult for ETU to deal with ...

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Following a gutsy goal from Murakoshi, ETU breaks out of its slump and rides high in the second half against Sapporo! With their summer training camp clearly bearing fruit, the whole team's raring to get on a hot streak! But there's never any telling when a trap may catch them from unexpected places ...

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ETU's summer training camp has opened a new chapter for the club, with a completely new starting lineup and two players joining the roster. It's ETU against FC Sapporo to kick off the second half of the season, but things quickly start to feel a little too reminiscent of the disastrous season opener...

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The summer festivites end in victory with Tatsumi and Sakura taking control! Now, as ETU prepares for the second half of the league, rumors of Ishihama transferring surface. And Tatsumi goes to meet a traveler!

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A one-point lead against Tokyo V! But with the king's awakening, ETU gets stuck on the back foot! Can they endure this beating and escape with a victory? Plus, a new event—here comes the All Stars arc!

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Amidst torrential rain, the match against Kawasaki goes on. ETU is pressed but finds the strength to keep on fighting. The veteran players, who know best what it means to be a club, unleash their latent power! It’s their turn to answer Tatsumi’s iron faith!

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ETU is clashing with their new coach's style! Neither the team nor the players have made any progress, but the coach continues to have faith! And in ETU's hour of weakness, the Brazilian trio strikes! Zelberto cuts through their lines; Carlos rushes forward; and Pepe devours! ETU is constantly on the defensive, but is it all just part of Tatsumi's trap?

V4 Giant Killing

Who could have expected five straight losses under Tatsumi's new leadership? But what's truly scary isn't losing—a good coach knows how to lose! The players are tired, the fans listless, and yet Tatsumi's eyes are ever facing forward, shining brightly!

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The preseason match heads toward its conclusion, and the season finally starts! Coach Tatsumi brings out strong feelings in everyone.

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It's time to build a team! However, Tatsumi's unconventional coaching methods threaten to break them apart before the season even begins!

V1 Giant Killing

A truly great coach makes a game of soccer interesting! Tatsumi Takeshi is 35 and has spent the last few years coaching in England before being brought back to Japan to coach his old team. His favorite pastime? Causing giant upsets a.k.a. Giant Killing! From the genius behind U-31.