The Knight in the Area
The Knight in the Area

The Knight in the Area

All Info
Comedy, School Life, Shounen, Sports
  • Kakeru is a passionate football fan who is not a player but the manager of his high school's team
  • His older brother Suguru, the ace of the Japanese selection, believes he has a hidden talent
  • A pair of brothers' inspirational football journey towards national and international competitions
Believing himself to be useless at football, Aizawa Kakeru opts to become the manager of his school's football team instead. Meanwhile, his brother Suguru is its ace and is even good enough to represent Japan. However, Kakeru may be harbouring a strong talent within himself that only Suguru can see, and the two often get into arguments over Kakeru's denial of his skills. Things are made more complicated with the return of Nana, an old playmate of theirs that Kakeru has a crush on. Join the brothers in their journey to the national and even international championships!
Other Facts
Apr 26, 2006 to Mar 29, 2017
MangaBox, Shuukan Shounen Magazine
Original Publisher
English Publisher
DeNA Manga Box
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