What You Need to Know:
- With the prestigious FIFA World Cup now underway and fans waving their national flags in excitement, we're stoked to see just who will hoist the cup above their heads in the end. In the meantime of course, Crunchyroll has provided us some suggestions for Soccer themed anime, to help usher in all the hype that the World Cup has to offer.
- Not only that but the team has created an interactive contest that you'll be able to enter, using the #AnimeWorldCup on Twitter! Users who tweet an image of their dream "Anime World Cup" team with the hashtag #AnimeWorldCup and their soccer team's name will receive a 30-day giftpass for Crunchyroll Premium between June 15th, 9:00 AM PST to June 15th, 9:00 PM PST.
- Only one 30 day gift pass is provided per user profile, while it may take up to 48 hours for users to receive their gift pass. If this sounds enticing to you then be sure to enter! For more details, be sure to check out the official Anime World Cup website.
Source: Official Press Release
Soccer Themed Anime
Clean Freak! Aoyama kun
Aoyama kun is a hot, young soccer prodigy who plays midfielder for the National U-16 Soccer Team. But he’s also an extreme germaphobe! The TV anime adaptation of “Keppeki Danshi! Aoyama kun!” (Clean Freak!! Aoyama kun) portrays the friendships he forms and the challenges he overcomes in a “spotless” coming-of-age story!
With no skills or outstanding features, one boy hides a passionate heart, Tsukushi Tsukamoto. The other is a lonely soccer genius, Jin Kazama. The winds of change begin to blow in the world of high school soccer as these two boys with nothing in common come together. The curtain on this hot-blooded, touching story is rising...