Yugo Kobayashi has written and illustrated the Japanese manga Aoashi. The manga is based on the concept of Naohika Ueno. The series revolves around a youth footballer, Ashito Aoi. It focuses on the experiences that Ashito faces and his entire journey through those experiences. I.G. Production premiered the anime adaption of this manga in April 2022. Aoashi Episode 16 will be released soon on all major streaming platforms. The anime characters include Ashito Aoi, Eisaku Ohtomo, Sōichirō Tachibana, Jun Martis Asari, etc.
Ashito is a third-year middle school student from Ehime. His exceptional talent backs his raw gameplay. However, he faces setbacks due to his outgoing straightforward personality. Fukuda Tetsuya, the team manager of J1 club Tokyo City Esperion notices Ashito’s talents. He invites him to participate in his team’s tryouts in Tokyo. With this, the story of this Japanese footballer unfolds and takes several turns in the anime.
Aoashi Recap: Here’s What You Need To Know To Catch Up!
In previous episodes of Aoashi, we were left in admiration of Ashito’s moves. Coach changing his position was a game-changer. The return of Akutsu also left us in shock as he will continue making Ashito’s life difficult. His terrific moves and fatal intentions are something Ashito needs to stay careful of. In episode 15: “Where I ought to be?” things changed again. Ashito realizes what he truly wants.
Ashito was shown struggling with his new position of being on defense. He struggles because of his mindset of finding defense boring and the hardships behind trying to decode the other team’s next play. Coach tries to make him understand the play, but Ashito moves forward when the ball hits him. The other team believes that the defender is a beginner and starts attacking Ashito. Akutsu continues to say bad things, making it difficult for the team to stop them.
What lefts Ashito in a daze was Otomo’s move making him understand the value of defending. It has left the fans excited for Aoashi Episode 16.
When Is Aoashi Episode 16 Release Date?
One of the most watched anime of the year is Aoashi, and fans are waiting for the newest episode to air. To end the wait, here’s what you need to know Aoashi Episode 16 is all set to air on July 23, 2022. The episode will be available for audiences outside Japan 1.4 hours after it is aired in Japan. Episode 16 has a lot in store as Ashito will work on his techniques and flaws to move closer to being a pro.
Where To Watch Aoashi Episode 16?
Everyone is waiting for this anime because of its amazing plot and twists that leave anime lovers wanting more. People living in Japan can watch this anime on the NHK Education T.V. Channel. Fans can watch Aoashi Episode 16 on OTT streaming platforms like Amazon Prime, Hulu, Netflix, and Disney+.
For anime fans outside Japan, you can watch this show on Crunchyroll.