Japanese midfielder Naoki Tsubaki has reached an agreement to join Melbourne City ahead of the 2020-21 A-League season on a loan arrangement with Yokohama F.Marinos.
The 20-year-old has spent the past two seasons on loan at J2 team
and played 39 games for his side. He also played for Japan at the under-17 level during the 2017 U17 FIFA World Cup and graduated from the
“We’re excited to have Naoki here at Melbourne City and we’re looking forward to seeing what he can produce in the A-League.”
Said Melbourne City FC director Michael Petrillo
“He comes to us in high regard from Ange Postecoglou and his coaching team at Yokohama and we believe he'll be a great addition to our final third.
“Naoki has the ability to play a range of positions in attack and his mix of technical ability, speed and creativity has impressed us in what we have seen from him.”
Naoki Tsubaki said: “
I’m delighted to be joining Melbourne City for the upcoming season and the exciting prospect of playing in the A-League
“This is a new adventure for me and my career and I’m looking forward to what I can contribute to the team in both the league and the Asian Champions League.”
The Japanese midfielder is the Club’s seventh signing for the upcoming season.
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