It has been announced that ENDO Wataru, captain of the Japan national football team, will move to English Premier League powerhouse Liverpool.

English Premier League club Liverpool announced on the 18th that they have acquired Endo from Stuttgart of the German First Division.

is a 1-year-old from Yokohama.

With his strength on the ball, he has shown his strength in one-on-one situations called "duels" and has played 3 games for the Japan national team.

At last year's World Cup in Qatar, he helped Japan advance to the final tournament as a midfielder who is the key to offense and defense.

In addition to being appointed captain of Stuttgart, where he has been a member since 30, he was appointed captain of the Japan national team by coach MORIYASU Hajime in June, and he has a reputation for his ability to organize the team.

Liverpool, who finished fifth last season, are one of the strongest teams in the Premier League, and until last year they had Takumi Minamino on the team.

Endo said: "I'm very happy and excited to join a big club, it's always been a dream come true to play in the Premier League and one of the biggest clubs in the world. I can't wait to play in front of the Liverpool fans."