The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tsuyoshi Yasuda’s Days soccer manga has launched and has revealed the main staff.

  • Original Work: Tsuyoshi Yasuda
  • Director: Konosuke Uda (Ginga e Kickoff!!One Piece)
  • Character Designer: Kazuto Nakazawa (Samurai Champloo, House of Five Leaves)
  • Sound Director: Masafumi Mima (Kuroko no Basket)
  • Sound Production: Techno Sound
  • Music: Yoshihiro Ike (Tiger & Bunny, Blood: The Last Vampire)
  • Music Production: Pony Canyon
  • Animation Production: MAPPA (Teekyuu!, Rage of Bahamut: Genesis, Zankyou no Terror)

In addition to this, the official website also revealed a key visual for the anime:

Days TV Anime Staff Announced

The anime announcement was revealed on this year’s seventh issue of Kodansha’s Weekly Shounen Magazine.

Soccer Manga Days Gets TV Anime

Days is an ongoing Japanese slice of life comedy sports shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Tsuyoshi Yasuda. It’s published by Kodansha, with serialization on Weekly Shōnen Magazine and with 12 volumes compiling the chapters released so far. An anime TV adaption has been announced.

Days synopsis from MAL:

The series is about two boys named Tsukushi and Jin. Tsukushi is a boy with no special talent or traits while Jin is considered a soccer genius. On one stormy night, Jin meets Tsukushi, and they get dragged into the world of soccer.

Source: Days official website