Thespa Kusatsu Gunma on Thursday announced Hitoshi Morishita as the club’s new manager for the 2017 season.
The 44-year-old, who began his managerial career in 2012 at Jubilo Iwata, also led Sagan Tosu in 2015.
“I’m grateful for the chance to continue the sport I love at Thespa Kusatsu Gunma,” Morishita commented.
“I want to treat everyone and every day with importance and give my best effort. I want to create a team that more people will want to watch, support, and fall in love with.”