Six more cast members have been announced for the forthcoming new Captain Tsubasa anime:
- Megumi Han is Takeshi Sawada
- Yuichiro Umehara is Ken Wakashimazu
- Ayako Takeuchi is Masao Tachibana
- Yurina Watanabe is Kazuo Tachibana
- Sōma Saitō is Jun Misugi
- Wataru Hatano is Hikaru Matsuyama
Toshiyuki Kato is directing the anime at the studio David Production. Atsuhiro Tomioka is in charge of the series scripts, and Hajime Watanabe is serving as character designer and chief animation director. Hayato Matsuo is composing the music.
Johnny’s West idol group is performing the anime’s opening theme song “Start Dash!”
The new Captain Tsubasa anime is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television on April 3, 2018.