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Sometimes, or perhaps many times, the success of athletes and sports teams can be achieved with an enormous amount of effort provided by those who give them instructions and strategies — coaches.

Their presence is often overshadowed by athletes, and their devotion can also be overlooked. That may especially be the case in Japan.

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