• "Aoashi" Episode 3 is airing Saturday
  • The episode will stream on Crunchyroll
  • The anime is based on a story by Yugo Kobayashi

The final test is set to start as Ashito faces new players in "Aoashi" Episode 3 after passing the first test. The new episode is titled The Final Test Begins."

The official website has released the synopsis of Episode 3. The students around Ashito are afraid, while he is enthusiastic and wants to beat his opponents and pass the test.

As soon as the game starts, the participants approach the goal focussing on Ashito.

In the previous episode, after receiving Fukuda's invitation and support from Shun, Ashito embarked on a journey to Tokyo by himself for the tryouts of Tokyo City Esperion Youth team.

Ashito was mesmerized by Esperion's facility and he was taken to the field by Hana Ichijo, Fukuda's sister-in-law.

"At Fukuda's invitation and with the support of Shun, Ashito goes to Tokyo alone for the tryouts of Tokyo City Esperion Youth team. Thoroughly impressed with Esperion's facility, Ashito is escorted to the tryouts by Hana Ichijo, Fukuda's sister-in-law," the official synopsis of "Aoashi" Episode 2 read, as per Crunchyroll.

"Among the 86 candidates of notable achievements, Ashito has no outstanding records. Nervous as he is, Ashito is excited to be able to play soccer on the beautiful field," it continued.

The cast of the anime includes Junya Enoki as Yuma Motoki, Kentaro Kumagai as Ryuichi Takeshima, Kouki Ohsuzu as Ashito 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" anime is based on the original work by Yugo Kobayashi.

The opening theme of the anime, "Mushin Hakusu," is performed by Alexandros. The closing theme song, titled "Blue Diary," is by Rinne.

"Aoashi" Episode 3 is scheduled to release 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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