Moniwa seeks 300th J1 appearance

Moniwa seeks 300th J1 appearance

Teruyuki Moniwa could be set to make his 300th J1 League outing if he plays for Cerezo Osaka on Saturday.

The 35-year-old, who has yet to feature this campaign, will hope to celebrate his milestone by helping his side win for the first time on their return to the top-flight.

Former Japan international Moniwa has played for Cerezo for the last two seasons after returning from Bangkok Glass.

He also represented FC Tokyo prominently over his long career, while also turning out for Shonan Bellmare.

The following achievements could also be reached during the third round of the 2017 MEIJI YASUDA J1 League, which will take place on Friday and Saturday.

Total J1 Appearances
Teruyuki Moniwa (Cerezo Osaka) - 300 appearances
Hideto Takahashi (Vissel Kobe) - 150 appearances
Takashi Kanai (Yokohama F. Marinos) - 100 appearances

Total J1 Wins
Albirex Niigata - 150 wins
Vegalta Sendai - 100 wins