• Ashito understands the power of playing as a trio
  • "Aoashi" Episode 12 is airing Saturday
  • The episode will stream on Crunchyroll

Aoi Ashito and his friends learn the techniques of soccer before the end of the first half. The new episode is titled "Eagle Eye."

The official website has released the synopsis and spoiler stills of "Aoashi" Episode 12. The second half of the first match against Seikyo High School begins. After seeing the coordination between Kuroda and Asari, Ashito learns the importance of playing as a trio.

Starting from Ashito, who came up with an answer to the task, the Esperion Youth B team finally kickstart their counterattack.

Although the point difference is reduced, the match time is still short. In the eyes of Ashito, who is in a state of extreme concentration, a certain change begins to occur.

Can Ashito's team flip this game in their favor?

"Tokyo Metropolis League has opened. Ashito and others have their first official match against Seikyo High, but the mood of the team has been awful since the fight on the day of the entrance ceremony," read the official synopsis of "Aoashi" Episode 11, as per Crunchyroll. "The Esperion Youth B team struggles to coordinate, despite being chosen as a starter, Ashito hasn't found the answer to Date's assignment. Frustrated, Taira suggests that the first-year players switched out."

The cast of the anime includes Kouki Ohsuzu as Ashito, Junya Enoki as Yuma Motoki, Kensho Ono as Nakamura, Hiroki Yasumoto as Date, Kentaro Kumagai as Ryuichi Takeshima, Kouki Ohsuzu as Aoi, Seiichiro Yamashita as Soichiro Tachibana, Shun Horie as Kanpei Kuroda, Taku Yashiro as Keiji Togashi, Tatsumaru Tachibana as Eisaku Ōtomo, Wataru Katō as Martis Jun Asari, Makoto Furukawa as Eita Takasugi, Mie Sonozaki as Noriko Aoi, Mikako Komatsu as Aoi Kaneko, Reina Ueda as Anri Kaidō, Shunsuke Takeuchi as Nagisa Akutsu, Yoshiki Nakajima as Shun Aoi and Yuichiro Umehara as Haruhisa Kuribayashi.

"Aoashi" is based on the original work by Yugo Kobayashi. The anime's opening theme, "Mushin Hakusu," is performed by Alexandros. The closing theme song, titled "Blue Diary," is by Rinne.

"Aoashi" Episode 12 is set to air Saturday. Fans in the U.S. can watch the episode on Crunchyroll. The episode will stream in Japanese with English subtitles.

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