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Banpaku Position-Specific Clinic

Banpaku Position-Specific Clinic Overview

GAMBA OSAKA will be holding clinics throughout the year for two courses, GK and one for offense, with the aim of improving the level of each position and contributing to the local community. The clinics for GK and offense are aimed at 3rd to 6th graders, and teach basic techniques and concepts for each position.

Clinic Purpose [Offense Course]
  • Implementing more attacking practice menus such as 1 vs 1 play, shooting, passing, etc.
[GK Course]
  • Acquire basic GK skills (catching, steps, throwing, etc.)
  • Expanding the popularity of children aiming to become GK

  • Contribution to the community
  • To expand opportunities for friendship and increase the number of soccer fans
Practice date and time [Spring Course] 12 sessions on designated Thursdays from April to October 3, 2024
[Autumn Course] 12 designated Thursdays from October 17, 2024 to March 2025

Banpaku Osaka Football Association Ground (artificial turf, night game facilities)


Please check the "Application Guidelines" below and apply during the application period using the specified method.

We are currently accepting applications for the "GAMBA OSAKA Banpaku Position-Specific Clinic 2024 (Spring) Course"!

Operational Guidelines
  • Soccer Clinic
  • Soccer Clinic
  • Soccer Clinic

Application Requirements

We are currently accepting applications for the "GAMBA OSAKA Banpaku Position-Specific Clinic 2024 (Spring) Course"!

We are recruiting participants for the GAMBA OSAKA Banpaku Position-Specific Clinic 2024 (Spring) course .
We will be holding two clinics, GK and one for offense, with the aim of improving the level of each position.
We teach basic techniques and ways of thinking for each position in the GK and offensive courses for third to sixth graders.
[Offense Course]
Conducting specialized practice for attacks such as 1 vs 1 moves, shooting, passing, etc.
We will provide you with training so that you can acquire specialized skills and then return to your team to play an even more active role.
[GK Course]
GK is a very special position in soccer. If you are a third to sixth grade elementary school student who is worried about being a GK but doesn't know how to practice or the techniques and tactics of a GK, why not try some specialized GK with fellow GK ?
Former GAMBA OSAKA player Atsushi KIMURA will be the special coach for the GK clinic, and former GAMBA OSAKA player Shinichi TERADA will be in charge of the offensive course!
I will give you expert advice based on my experience as a player.

Profile of GAMBA OSAKA OB Atsushi KIMURA

Atsushi Kimura

Atsushi KIMURA Kimura

date of birth May 1, 1984 height, weight 184cm/78kg
position GK Birthplace Osaka Prefecture
Current address Ibaraki City, Osaka Prefecture Dominant foot right

Career and Records

Biography 1993 - 1996 Ota JFC
1997-1999 GAMBA OSAKA Junior Youth U-15 Japan National Team
2000 - 2002 GAMBA OSAKA Youth U-17 Japan National Team
Title: J Youth Cup: 2 times (2000, 2002)
Professional career: 2003 - 2014 GAMBA OSAKA
national team experience U-15 Japan National Team
U-16 Japan National Team
U-17 Japan National Team 2001 - U-17 World Cup
U-18 Japan National Team
U-21 Japan National Team 2005 - 33rd Toulon International Tournament
title GAMBA OSAKA Youth
J Youth Cup: 2 times (2000, 2002)

J.League Division 1: 2 times (2005, 2014)
J.League Division 2: 1 time (2013)
Nabisco Cup: 2 times (2007, 2014)
EMPEROR'S CUP: 3 times (2008, 2009, 2014)
Xerox Super Cup: 1 time (2007)
AFC Champions League: 1 time (2008)
Pan Pacific Championships: 1 (2008)

Profile of GAMBA OSAKA OB Shinichi TERADA

Gamba Osaka OB Shinichi Terada

Shinichi TERADA Shinichi

date of birth June 10, 1985 height, weight 171cm/68kg
position MF Birthplace Ibaraki City, Osaka Prefecture
Dominant foot right

Career and Records

Biography 1992 - 1997 TOM FC
1998-2000 GAMBA OSAKA Junior Youth
2001-2003 GAMBA OSAKA Youth
Professional career
2004-2012 GAMBA OSAKA
2010 - 2011 Yokohama FC (loan transfer)
2012 Yokohama FC (loan transfer)
2013-2017 Yokohama FC
2018-2019 Tochigi SC
national team experience U-18 Japan National Team
U-19 Japan National Team
2004 - AFC Youth Championship
U-20 Japan National Team
U-21 Japan National Team
U-23 Japan National Team
J.League Division 1: 1 time (2005)
Nabisco Cup: 1 time (2007)
EMPEROR'S CUP: 2 times (2008, 2009)
Xerox Super Cup: 1 time (2007)
AFC Champions League: 1 time (2008)
Pan Pacific Championships: 1 (2008)

Application Requirements

Target grade Boys and girls in 3rd to 6th grades of elementary school *As of April 2024
Date and time A total of 12 episodes on designated "Thursdays" from April to October 2024
venue Banpaku OFA Football Centre
Address: 3-1 Banpaku, Suita City, Osaka Prefecture

From Senri Chuo Monorail, get off at "Banpaku-Kinen-Koen Station" and walk for 20 minutes
Or, get off at "Koen Higashiguchi Station" and walk for 15 minutes
Right next to the Banpaku Park South Parking Lot *Parking is paid
Practice Day

Generally, there are two practice days per month, however please note that the number of practice days may vary depending on the month.
In the event of bad weather, the event may be cancelled (or rescheduled).

Practice time 19:15~20:45 ※Rain or shine
Entry fee 2024 (Spring) Course (12 lessons) 25,200 yen (for 12 lessons) (including insurance fee/administrative fee)
Instructional Coach GAMBA OSAKA School GK Coach
GAMBA OSAKA Junior School Coach
Special coach: Atsushi KIMURA
Special coach: Shinichi TERADA
Practice Content Training divided into goalkeeper/offense
  • Ball feeling and various movements
  • Fundamental skills and techniques for each position
  • Training to develop positioning and judgment skills
  • Mini games etc.
How to apply for membership We are currently accepting applications, so please apply by email .
Please fill out the following information and submit by email.

"Application for admission to GAMBA OSAKA Position-Specific Clinic "

◆Main text
  1. Desired course (GK or Offense)
  2. School year
  3. Participant's name (kanji/kana)
  4. Participant's date of birth
  5. sex
  6. Guardian name
  7. contact address
  8. Address (starting with zip code)

    Please be sure to fill in 1 to 8.
  9. Email address *An email address that can receive emails from the school office
  • Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis (registration will close once capacity is reached).
  • If you apply by email, we will contact you by email with details of how to join and the participation fee.
  • Participation fees (the participation fee varies depending on when you join) must be paid by bank transfer.
  • Cancellations and refunds will not be accepted after the application has been completed.
  • All applicants will be contacted via email with further details approximately one week after the deadline.
  • We recommend using public transportation to get to the practice venue.
  • Mid-way withdrawal will not be accepted.
    If you have unavoidable circumstances, please contact the office.
    In this case, please note that we cannot refund any membership fees once they have been paid.
Please apply only if you agree to all of the above.
Application period We are currently accepting new members (applications will close once we reach capacity)
Contact Information GAMBA OSAKA School Office
Phone: 06-6876-0111
(Tuesday to Friday 10:00-12:00, 13:00-16:00 *Excluding public holidays and club holidays)