Hidehiko Shimizu
清水 秀彦
Personal information
Full name Hidehiko Shimizu
Date of birth (1954-11-04) November 4, 1954 (age 66)
Place of birth Tokyo, Japan
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
1970–1972 Saitama Urawa High School
1973–1976 Hosei University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1988 Nissan Motors
Teams managed
1991–1994 Yokohama Marinos
1996 Avispa Fukuoka
1998–1999 Kyoto Purple Sanga
1999–2003 Vegalta Sendai
Honours
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Hidehiko Shimizu (清水 秀彦, Shimizu Hidehiko, born November 4, 1954) is a former Japanese football player and manager.

Playing career

Shimizu was born in Tokyo on November 4, 1954. After graduating from Hosei University, he joined Nissan Motors in 1977. He retired in 1988.

Coaching career

After retirement, Shimizu became an assistant coach at Nissan Motors (later Yokohama Marinos) in 1989. In 1991, he was promoted to manager and managed until 1994. In 1996, he signed with Avispa Fukuoka. In 1998, he became an assistant coach for Kyoto Purple Sanga. In June, he was promoted to manager, but he was sacked in June 1999. In August 1999, he became a manager for J2 League club Vegalta Sendai. In 2001 season, he led to the 2nd place and the club was promoted to J1 League. In September 2003, he was sacked.

Managerial statistics

[1]

Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Yokohama Marinos 1993 1994 80 43 0 37 053.75
Avispa Fukuoka 1996 1996 30 9 0 21 030.00
Kyoto Purple Sanga 1998 1999 37 16 0 21 043.24
Vegalta Sendai 1999 2003 152 67 17 68 044.08
Total 299 135 17 147 045.15

References

  1. ^ J.League Data Site(in Japanese)