Tsukasa Hosaka

Biographical information

Full nameTsukasa•Hosaka
Used nameTsukasa•Hosaka
Original name保坂•司
Born3 March 1937
Died21 January 2018 in Kofu, Yamanashi (JPN)
Measurements175 cm / 67 kg
AffiliationsFurukawa Electric, (JPN)
NOC Japan


Tsukasa Hosaka was a back-up goalkeeper for the Japanese team at the 1964 Olympics. He played in school for Meiji University. From 1959-68 he played with Furukawa Electric. Hosaka was on the Japanese national team from 1960-64, and played in qualifying matches for the 1962 FIFA World Cup. He later managed Kofu SC from 1973-77.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1964 Summer Olympics Football (Football) JPN Tsukasa Hosaka
Football, Men (Olympic) Japan DNS