3 Nishio

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jpn Japan
Full Name
Koji Nishio
Occidental Name
Franky Gilbert
February 6th
Height (MS)
Weight (MS)
Height (ES)
Weight (ES)
Current Team(s)
Otomo MS
Past Teams
Nankatsu SC

Koji Nishio, also known in occident as Franky Gilbert, is a supporting character in Captain Tsubasa that appears at the beggining of the series. He used to play for the Nankatsu Selection Team that represents the city of Nankatsu at the Elementary School National Tournament, as a defender. During the tournament he gets injured and is replaced by Ryo Ishizaki, who since then gets the starting right back position at Nankatsu.

Later on Koji Nishio joins Otomo Middle School and forms the “Otomo Quartet” with Hanji Urabe, Takeshi Kishida and Masao Nakayama. After losing to Nankatsu at the Shizuoka Regional final, he does not play any more football games in the manga, although sometimes he is seen in the stands supporting his former teammates.

Relationships: Hanji Urabe, Takeshi Kishida and Masao Nakayama (Otomo Quartet).

Videogames: Captain Tsubasa: Rise of the New Champions, Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team, Captain Tsubasa ZERO – Miracle Shot.

National Tournament

SeasonTeam Win RatioDraw RatioLoss Ratio
Elementary School 6th YearNankatsu SC3105000000166.670.0033.33

Regional Qualifiers

SeasonTeam Win RatioDraw RatioLoss Ratio
Elementary School 6th YearNankatsu SC41600000000100.000.000.00
Middle School 3rd YearOtomo MS2120000000050.000.0050.00

Career Total

Season Win RatioDraw RatioLoss Ratio
Elementary School 6th Year7265000000185.710.0014.29
Middle School 3rd Year2120000000050.000.0050.00

Koji Nishio (Franky Gilbert)