S-Pulse locker room chief lifts players' spirits

Sep 19, 2013

S-Pulse locker room chief lifts players' spirits

by Noriko Kawamura

Yoshihito Nakayama, locker room staffer for J-League first division side Shimizu S-Pulse, looks after not only the player’s gear, but sometimes their feelings, too. Kohei Hattanda, a 23-year-old midfielder who joined S-Pulse last year, recalls Nakayama, 48, lifting his spirits after he suffered an ...