Yuta Nakayama

John Max 19 May,2022

Facts of Yuta Nakayama

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Yuta Nakayama
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Yuta Nakayama
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Squad No : 4 Past Team : J. 22 League U-22 Market Value : €650K Position in Team : Centerback

Football Player

Squad No
Past Team
J. 22 League U-22
Market Value
Position in Team

Career & Net worth

€4,30,000 per annum
Net Worth
Famous for
Football player
Currently Club
PEC Zwolle

Yuta Nakayama is a Japanese professional soccer player. He plays as a center-back for PEC Zwolle in the Eredivisie. The Japan international played football professionally since 2015. Yuta has played for numerous clubs, including Kashiwa Reysol, J League U 22 and PEC Zwolle. He is also the Gold medalist of the 2016 AFC U19 Championship.

PEC Zwolle center-back Yuta Nakayama was born on 16 February 1997 in Ryugasaki, Ibaraki Japan. The defender is just 25 years of age, and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. He is of Asian ethnicity. Talking about his body measurement, Yuta possesses a height of 5 ft 11 inches and weighs 76 kg.

Club career and international career

Club career

Former Kashiwa Reysol defender Yuta Nakayama began his football journey playing for Kashiwa Reysol Youth in 2011. After playing for three years with the youth team, he was promoted to the senior squad of Reysol in  2015, signing a major three years contract. Yuta made his official debut for Kashiwa Reysol on 6 May 2015 in the J. League Divison, AFC Championship. 

Yuta  Yuta represented Reysol back in 2015. SOURCE: Instagram 

Unfortunately, the same year he signed, the club assured to loan him to J. League 22, where he appeared in just 12 games in his four years of tenure. At J. League 22, center-back got fewer chances, so he was the fewer priors player for the club. His club career wasn't that impressive. Later on 15 Jan 2019, Ryugasaki-born footballer signed a contract up to 30 June 2022 with PEC Zwolle. For Zwolle, he has played in 16 games scoring four goals.

Inter national career

Former J. League 22 defender Yuta was first called up for the Japanese national team in May 2017 for the 2017 U20 World Cup. Likewise, he was in the U23 squad when Japan received the Gold Medal in the AFC Championship 2016. He made his Japan national team debut on 17 June 2019.

Know about his net worth, market value and annual earnings

The 25-year Japanese center-back Yuta Nakayama is a well-known player who has been making an impressive amount of income from his football career. As a PEC Zwolle defender, Yuta Nakayama agreed weekly salary is €8,269, which sums to €4,30,000 per annum. To date, he has acquired a gross total of €1,290,000. Thus as per the sources, his estimated net worth is around $2 Million.

Yuta  Yuta promoting Asics  SOURCE: Instagram

Besides football, Yuta also credits his bank balance to sponsors and branding. Asics sponsors him and pays him an adequate amount for their advertisement and features.

As per the Trasfermarket, Japan international holds a trending market value of €650K. It will immensely increase according to his stats, performance and game form.

Personal info, love life and affairs.

Yuta has kept his family and relationship status private. He has not flashed anything about it in any media, so it remains a riddle currently. His Instagram post is also full of his career photos, and there is no single picture of his parents and GF; as a result, it's unknown to the public. We will update you on this as soon as possible.

Social media presence

Reysol center back Nakayama is available on various social media accounts. He goes by Instagram @y_5_nakamaya. The former Reysol center back Yuta updates his football news, facts and life occurrences to his fans and followings through his social media account. He also promotes his brands and sponsors via his Instagram.

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