• "Aoashi" Episode 6 is airing Saturday
  • The episode will stream on Crunchyroll
  • The anime is based on the story by Yugo Kobayashi

Noriko Aoi’s heartfelt letter has moved Ashito Aoi and he is going to Tokyo to become Japan’s finest soccer player in "Aoashi" Episode 6. The new episode is titled "First Fan."

The official website has unveiled the synopsis, spoiler stills, and promo trailer of "Aoashi" Episode 6. Ashito is joining Tokyo City Esperion after he gets the news of his selection. A female supporter of the Esperion Youth team meets with Ashito at the practice field.

Later, Ashito crosses paths with Otomo and Tachibana again. He comes to the dormitory with Asari and Yuma who were promoted from junior youth.

Meanwhile, Ashito learns that one of the successful candidates has not yet appeared for the meeting.

In the last episode, titled "Orange Scenery," Ashito received the letter of acceptance while he was staying in Ehime. Ashito and his friends were happy but Noriko appeared sad and gloomy.

“The letter of acceptance arrives to Ashito in Ehime. Ashito and his friends are overjoyed at the news, but Noriko, Ashito’s mom, looks at the celebration with mixed feelings. Hana tells Ashito to have a heart-to-heart with Noriko, but he never gets the chance until the day of his departure,” read the officials synopsis of "Aoashi" Episode 5, as per Crunchyroll.

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 6 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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