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Atsushi Yanagisawa

Personal information
Full nameAtsushi Yanagisawa
Date of birthMay 27, 1977(age 39)
Place of birthKosugi, Toyama, Japan
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing positionStriker
Club information
Current clubVegalta Sendai

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|} (born May 27, 1977) is a Japanese football player. Currently he is a striker for Vegalta Sendai in the top division of the J-League. Yanagisawa was born in Kosugi-machi, Toyama-ken, Japan. He formerly played for Sampdoria and Messina in Italian Serie A.

He played in the 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship, 2000 Olympic football tournament, 2000 AFC Asian Cup, 2002 FIFA World Cup, 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2006 FIFA World Cup.

Atsushi Yanagisawa is sponsored by Mizuno and wears Mizuno Morelia II. Atsushi Yanagisawa is well known for wearing the Number 13.

He is married to model and singer Yukari Obata.

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