Takeshi Sawada, known in occident as Danny Mellow (also Dani Melow, or Ralph Sawada in latin america), is a skilled midfielder whose role during the first part of the series is support his captain and role model, Kojiro Hyuga. He is an excellent gamemaker with great assist numbers.
Sawada is two years younger than most of the other main characters of the series, which means that sometimes he plays for younger japanese national teams, inheriting the responsability of performing the way Tsubasa would do.
|Season||Win Ratio||Draw Ratio||Loss Ratio|
|Elementary School 6th Year||5||2||4||0||0||0||80.00||0.00||20.00|
|Middle School 3rd Year||14||2||8||0||0||0||78.57||7.14||14.29|
|High School 3rd Year||6||0||1||0||0||0||50.00||0.00||50.00|
|Pro (Road to 2002)||1||0||1||0||0||0||0.00||0.00||100.00|