§ Endōu Mamoru (円堂 守?) (Mark Evans) (Captain, Goal Keeper, Libero) - Often seen wearing his trademark headband, Mamoru Endou is as a soccer loving, cheerful goalkeeper and captain of the Raimon Junior High Soccer club, the "Raimon Eleven". He never gives up and always thinks of others before himself. Since he was young, he's held great admiration toward his grandfather, Daisuke Endou, and studies the technique-filled notebooks that his grandfather wrote years ago. Because of his positive personality, he manages to bring out the best in other Soccer players, whether they're an ally or foe. His teammates benefit from his mental strength and encouragement and respect him despite his carefree attitude. Endou constantly trains himself in order to face new opponents and increases his stamina by catching a gigantic car tire tied to a tree. Many girls like Aki and Natsumi show some romantic interest with him but he is too naive to understand their feelings. He helps Little Gigant, as Garshield returns with a new team. His special techniques include God Hand, Nekketsu Punch (Fireball Knuckle ), Bakuretsu Punch (Blazing Knuckle), Inazuma Ichi-Go Otoshi (Lightning No.1 Drop), Inazuma Break, Tri-Pegasus, The Phoenix, Majin the Hand, Seigi no Tekken (Fist of Justice), Megaton Head G3, Death Zone 2, The Earth, Ikari no Tetsui V2 (Hammer of Wrath V2), ljigen the Hand(Outer Dimension The Hand which evolves into ljigen the Hand Kai (Remastered) which later evolves into True ljigen The Hand) and also God Catch. He is voiced by Junko Takeuchi.
§ Gōenji Shūuya (豪炎寺 修也?) (Axel Blaze) (Forward) - Gouenji is the quiet, collected ace striker of the team with spikey hair and a cool disposition. At his previous Junior High, Gouenji was the top Soccer player of his club and took place in the Football Frontier. His little sister, Yūka, was unfortunately in a car accident while on the way to his big match and was hospitalized soon after. Feeling responsible, he keeps an amulet made by his sister and makes a promise to stop playing soccer until she wakes up. However, when he realizes that his passion for the game still beats in his heart, he changes that promise to becoming the champion of the Soccer Frontier and joins the Raimon Eleven thanks to some persistence by Endou. He becomes close friends with Endou and the team as the story progresses. His special techniques are the Fire Tornado, Bakunetsu Storm (Fireball Storm), and then Bakunetsu Screw (Exploding Heat Screw). He also forms a combo technique with Kabeyama called Inazuma Otoshi (lightning Drop), one with Endou calledInazuma Ichigo (Lightning NO.1) and a combination of the two called the Inazuma Ichigo Otoshi (Lightning NO.1 Drop). Additionally, he performs a combination technique with Toramaru called Tiger Storm, another technique with Fubuki Shirou called Cross Fire, and and has a 3-man technique with Toramaru and Hiroto called Grand Fire G2.He also does a combination technique with Someoka called Dragon Screw He is voiced by Hirofumi Nojima.
§ Kidōu Yūto (鬼道 有人?) (Jude Sharp) (Midfielder) - A genius Soccer strategist who wears goggles and a red cape, originally from Teikoku (Royal) Academy Junior High School. As the protege of Reiji Kageyama, he was forced to win 3 consecutive soccer championships in order to be with his sister again and until then, cuts off all contact with her for 6 years. After a match with the Raimon Eleven to see who will compete in the Footbal Frontier and seeing Kageyama's wrongdoings, he and the rest of the Teikoku Soccer Team quit. Kidou later joins Endou's team, switching to a new blue cape and becomes the team's valuable strategist. His special technique is the Illusion Ball (later evolved into True Illusion Ball). His Combination techniques are the Inazuma Bureiku (Lightning Break) with Endou and Gouenji, Koutei Penquin Nee-Go (Emperor Penguin No.2), Death Zone (with Endou and Domon, which later evolved to Death Zone 2), Killer Fields with Fudou and Koutei Penguin San-Go (Emperor Penguin No.3) with Sakuma and Fudou. He is voiced byHiroyuki Yoshino.
§ Fubuki Shirō (吹雪 士郎?) (Shawn Frost) (Defender, Forward) - Fubuki Shirou is the captain of Hakuren Junior High School's Soccer club in Hokkaido. He is both an excellent defender as well as the team's ace striker. He joins the Raimon Eleven during their visit to Hokkaido in order to defeat Aliea Academy. Due to a terrible accident with an avalanche as a child, Fubuki is morbidly afraid of the sound of falling snow. His parents and little brother Atsuya (Aidan) were unfortunately killed in the avalanche, but saved Fubuki at the last moment by pushing him out of the car. Since the accident, Fubuki developed a split personality of his brother whenever he plays offense during Soccer matches. He wanted to become a perfect Soccer player and believed that he could only do so if he "became" his brother (his father's comments right before the avalanche accident led him to believe this). With Gouenji and the others' help, he realized that what his father meant was that he could be perfect only if he played alongside his teammates. Soon, he broke free from both his trauma and his twin brother's personality, merging himself and his brother's spirit as one thus growing stronger as well. His special techniques include the Eternal Blizzard, Wolf Legend, Ice Ground, and Snow Angel. He can also do combination techniques such as Crossfire with Gouenji, Thunder Beast with Hijikata and The Hurricane with Kazemaru. Later Fubuki becomes a member of Inazuma Japan for the FFI. However his leg is badly injured in a match with Korea's Fire Dragon during the Asia finals. Due to this injury, he is taken off the team. He eventually returns after his injuries are healed to replace the then injured Kurimatsu. He does a new combination technique with Hiroto called The Birth against Brazil's team the Kingdom. He is voiced by Mamoru Miyano.
§ Ichirōta Kazemaru (風丸 一郎太?) (Nathan Swift) (Defender, Midfielder) - Kazemaru is the fastest player on the Raimon Eleven soccer team and has brown eyes and blue hair held back with a ponytail, with long bangs covering side of his face. He also acts as the team's side captain outside the game. Originally a member of the track club team, Kazemaru is convinced by Endou to play on the soccer team for their match against Teikoku. Kazemaru is finally convinced by the promise of fighting a lot of stronger players, as well as Endou's fighting spirit when he bares witness to the goalkeeper's intense training. From their on, Kazemaru becomes a close friend to Endou and a key player for the Raimon soccer team. Later on, during the constant battles against Aliea Academy, Kazemaru begins to doubt himself and gains a thirst for power to defeat Raimon's strongest opponents. For a brief while, he leaves the team but later resurfaces in "Dark Emporers", or a team that challenges Endou for becoming the top players. The Aliea Rock gives him power, but also wipes any good memories. It is broken by Endou's God Hand, and he later returns to the team in the FFI arc. His special techniques are the Shippu Dash (Hurricane Dash), Bushin Defense(Clone Defense), Dark Phoenix, Banana Shoot, Fuujin no Mai (Dance of the Wind God), Honoo no Kazamidori (Fire Anemoscope) in combination with Goenji, Tatsumaki Otoshi (Tornado drop) with Kabeyama and The Hurricane with Fubuki. He is voiced by Yuka Nishigaki.
§ Heigorō Kabeyama (壁山 塀吾郎?) (Jack Wallside) (Defender) - The large, sheepish Defender of the Raimon Eleven and one of the original members of the Soccer club. Despite his shy nature and constantly having to go to the bathroom at crucial moments, Kabeyama cares very much about the Raimon team and strives to become a powerful defender. In tough times, Endou helps Kabeyama overcome his fears, causing him to hold great respect for his captain. In the match against Nosei (Wild) Junior High he and Gouenji perform a move called the Inazuma Otoshi (Lightning Drop) and later he masters a defensive technique on his own, The Wall. Later on, during a match with Fire Dragon from Korea he creates an upgraded defensive technique called The Mountain. He is voiced by Megumi Tano.
§ Ryūgo Someoka (染岡 竜吾?) (Kevin Dragonfly) (Forward) - Someoka is the grumpy self-proclaimed "original" ace striker of the team Raimon Soccer club. Because of this pride he holds, Someoka has trouble getting along with the likes of Gouenji and Fubuki, who later both join the Raimon Eleven as his fellow ace strikers. Thanks to Endou's words of support, Someoka eventually learns to accept the other newcomers to the team and even develops some combination techniques with him, but hurts his leg and is removed. He resurfaces in Dark Emperors, and Fubuki helps him realize who he was, as well as Endou's God Hand. He later returns in the FFI arc. His special techniques are the Dragon Crash,Wyvern Crash and the Dragon Slayer, and his combination techniques are Dragon Tornado with Gouenji and Wyvern Blizzard with Fubuki, which he suffers an injury from while developing and is forced to leave the team behind for a short while. He is voiced by Yasuyuki Kase.
§ Asuka Domon (土門 飛鳥?) (Bobby Shearer) (Defender) - A tall, lanky Defensive player who grew up in America as a child with his friends Aki and Ichinose. He stopped playing Soccer early on due to a car accident with Ichinose, but picked up the game again after moving to Japan as a teenager. Originally, Domon works as a spy for Teikoku Academy under orders from Kageyama to keep tabs on the up and coming Raimon Eleven soccer team. After an incident with the team's first coach being revealed as a spy, Domon comes clean and is quick to leave, but Endou defends him and keeps Domon on the Raimon Eleven from there on out. Eventually, Domon takes his leave and comes home to America where he joins the national soccer team "The Unicorn" alongside Ichinose. His special techniques are the Killer Slide and Volcano Cut, while his combination techniques are Death Zone 2 with Endou and Kidou, The Phoenix with Endou and Ichinose and The Icarus with Dylan in the FFI arc. He is voiced by Jun Konno.
§ Kazuya Ichinose (一之瀬 一哉?) (Erick Eagle) (Midfielder) - Ichinose a Japanese-American who grew up in the US with his childhood friends Domon and Aki. As an Elementary schooler Ichinose was already a well-known soccer player until the day of a horrible car accident that hospitalized him for several years. Aki and Domon later moved to Japan under the impression that Ichinose had died, but through rehabilitation treatment, he was healed and went to Japan to visit his old friends. On his first day there, he plays against the Raimon Eleven and is soon invited by Endou to join their team for the Football Frontier matches. Later on, after the defeat of Aliea Academy, Ichinose moves back to America and joins the national team "The Unicorn" alongside Domon. He enters the Football Frontier International and finally gets to play his desired match against Endou and his team. However, during the match, Endou, Domon, and Aki learn that Ichinose must soon receive another surgery procedure because of his injuries from the car accident years ago still affecting his body. Afterward, Ichinose is forced to fly back to America and get treatment. His special techniques include the Spinning Shoot, Spiral Shot and Flame Dance. His combination techniques are the Tri-Pegasus with Endou and Domon which later evolves into The Phoenix Pegasus Shot and later shares the move Gran Fenrir with Dylan and Mark. He is voiced by Yūki Kaji.
§ Jin Kageno (影野 仁?) (Jim Wraith) (Defender) - Kageno is a tall, dark and soft-spoken boy who joins the Raimon Eleven when Endou is out looking for new players. His reasons for joining were to "prove his existence" to people through joining an after-school activity. He has a strange aura surrounding him and a deep, echoing voice that disturbs even his teammates. Kageno turns out to be a valuable asset to the team, especially when developing special techniques, including his help lent to Kazemaru and Gouenji while mastering theHonoo no Kazamidori (Fire Anemoscope). His individual techniques include Coil Turn and he does a technique with Sugimori from Brainwashing Academy called Dual Smash. He is voiced by Yuichi Nakamura.
§ Ayumu "Shōrin" Shōrinji (少林寺 歩?) (Timmy Sanders) (Defender) - One of Endou's teammates from the original Raimon Eleven and one of the shortest out of the team. He practices Shaolin Kung-Fu and incorporates his martial arts and agility into his soccer moves. His special technique is Kung Fu Head. He is voiced by Masako Jō.
§ Shin'ichi Handa (半田 真一?) (Steve Grim) (Midfielder) - Another of Endou's teammates from the members of the soccer club, acting as both a Defender and a Midfielder depending on what the situation calls for. He is the most "plain" of the group, usually having the least to say during the story, but is always ready for a match. His special technique is Rolling Kick. He is voiced by Hiro Shimono.
§ Sakichi Shishido (宍戸 佐吉?) (Sam Kincaid) (Midfielder) - Shishido is another one of Endou's teammates from the original Raimon soccer club. He has a large, red afro and lots of spirit. Shishido is versatile when it comes to playing soccer and often does little of everything. His special technique is called Grenade Shot. He is voiced by Tōru Nara.
§ Kūsuke "Max" Matsuno (松野 空介?) (Maxwell "Max" Carson) (Midfielder) - Max is a boy who attends Raimon Junior High and meets Endou while looking for new members to join the soccer club. He claims to join the team at first merely as a way to "cure his boredom" but turns out to enjoy the sport and stays with the team all the way to the Football Frontier. He's never seen without his trademark striped plush hat with cat ears. He is voiced by Yūki Kodaira.
§ Teppei Kurimatsu (栗松 鉄平?) (Tod Ironside) (Defender) - Kurimatsu is another one of the original members of the Raimon soccer club, a short, buck-toothed boy with a speech quirk, often saying "deyansu" ("actually") in every sentence. Though often one with a negative attitude and a shaky disposition, Kurimatsu is a skilled soccer player and has remained with the Raimon Eleven for quite a while. His special techniques are Dash Accel and Maboroshi Dribble (Phantom Dribble). He is voiced by Miho Hino.
§ Kakeru Megane (目金 欠流?) (William "Willy" Glass) (Forward, Manager) - Megane is a bespectacled pretentious boy who attends Raimon Junior High, who offers to join the soccer club by Endou's request, but only in the event of them needing one last member, so he feels he can be the "hero" that saves the day at the last second. During the match against Teikoku Academy, he shows his true colors and runs off in the middle of the game and abandons his uniform, but allows for Gouenji to take his place and pull Raimon out of the fire. With Gouenji officially on board, Megane joins the team permanently and plays alongside Raimon for quite a while. His running joke throughout the series becomes the self-appointed name-giver of the Raimon Eleven, giving cool titles to all of the player's special techniques. Later, during the Football Frontier International, he becomes a manager alongside Aki, Haruna and Fuyuka. Funnily enough, he also has a younger, sportier twin brother named Kazuto who, while better at sports than him, is very emotional. He is voiced by Nanae Katō.
§ Keita Kakuma (角馬 圭太?) (Chester Hobbes Jr.) (Commentator) - A student at Raimon Junior High originally from the Shogi Club who became the commentator for the Soccer Club ever since the exhibition match between Teikoku and Raimon. Kakuma also has a habit of appearing randomly anywhere before a match starts, claiming he is such a big fan of the Raimon Eleven that he go anywhere to commentate on their matches. His father is a commentator for the Football Frontier and the Football Frontier International Asian Preliminaries. He is voiced by Kiyotaka Furushima.
§ Aki Kino (木野 秋 ?) (Silvia Woods) (Manager) - Aki is a young girl from America who moves to Japan and attends Raimon Junior High, where she becomes good friends with the soccer club captain, Mamoru Endou. Since the beginning of the soccer club, Aki acts as the team manager and keeps the boys in order. She's a big supporter of Endou's spirit and even shows a hint of interest in the captain. It's later revealed that she played soccer a little girl in the US, but gave up the game after her childhood friend Ichinose was in a horrible car accident. She also meets her other childhood friend, Domon. When Ichinose appears in Japan and joins the Raimon Eleven team, she sees remarkable similarities in both him and Endou. She also has a crush on Endou. She is voiced by Fumiko Orikasa.
§ Haruna Otonashi (音無 春奈?) (Celia Hills) (Manager) - Haruna is a peppy girl with red-framed glasses who works for the Raimon Junior High newspaper. After interviewing Endou and Aki for their first big match against Teikoku Academy, Haruna becomes such a big fan that she enlists herself as a second manager alongside Aki. It's later revealed she is the sister of Teikoku soccer team's captain, Yuuto Kido, but hasn't had any contact with him for 6 years until he resurfaces as Raimon's biggest rival. After the rematch between Raimon and Teikoku, Kidou is freed from Kageyama's influence and Haruna is reunited with her brother. Later on, she also acts as a motherly figure towards Kogure, relating to his absence of parents from a very young age. She is also kidnapped after she wears a bracelet given to her by Rika.(Sue) However after her brother rescues her by playing a match and winning she escapes. She is voiced by Hinako Sasaki.
§ Natsumi Raimon (雷門 夏未?) (Nelly Raimon) (Manager) - Natsumi is a beautiful red-haired upper-class girl and the school president of Raimon Junior High. She is the daughter of the School Chairman, Yuuichiro Raimon and will often "speak for him" while dealing with the principal and vice principal of Raimon Junior High. At first, she seems very much against the Raimon soccer club and is dead-set on disbanding it, often setting challenges for them to overcome with the threat of being shut down if they fail. After a few matches, Natsumi sees major potential in their team and becomes the third manager after Aki and Haruna. She also shows a hint of interest in the captain, Endou. Later on it is revealed that she becomes Little Gigant's manager, because she realizes she is no longer needed by Inazuma Japan. She is voiced by Sanae Kobayashi.
§ Fuyuka "Fuyuppe" Kudou (久遠 冬花?) (Camelia) (Manager) - A young girl who transfers to Raimon Junior High after the defeat of Aliea Academy, by way of her adoptive father,Michiya Kudou. After Natsumi travels overseas, claiming to be studying abroad, Aki and Haruna had brought Fuyuka into the fold and taught her the ropes of being a manager for the Raimon soccer team. As a little girl, Fuyuka was close friend of Endou's in Elementary school. But her parents were killed in a car accident, leaving Fuyuka as the only survivor and put into a tremendous state of shock. Eventually, the hospital put her under hypno-therapy to wipe her memories clean and place Kudou as her new father. Knowing Endou was a childhood friend of hers, Kudou becomes the new coach of the Inazuma Japan national team and hopes that Endou will bring out the secrets of Fuyuka's past. She later remembers her past and find out she's happy how she is. She is voiced by Haruka Tomatsu.
§ Seigō Hibiki (響木 正剛?) (Seymour Hillman) (Coach, Goalkeeper) - Hibiki is an old noodle-cooker who runs a ramen shop in Inazuma Town. Previously, he was the goalkeeper of the original Inazuma Eleven and a close friend of Mamoru Endou's grandfather, Daisuke Endou. After the Raimon Eleven's previous coach, Suguru Fuyukai was revealed to be a spy working for Kageyama to sabotage their rival team, Natsumi fires the fraud and the team becomes in need of a coach for the Football Frontier. Through some persistence by Endou, Hibiki eventually gives in and becomes the Raimon Eleven's go-to coach. Later on, Hibiki hands over the reigns to Hitomiko Kira and then Michiya Kudou as his replacements, partially due to his old age, but more so to present new challenges for the Raimon team and better prepare them for fiercer competitions, including the Football Frontier International. He is voiced by Kinryū Arimoto.
§ Hitomiko Kira (吉良 瞳子?) (Aqualina "Lina" Blitz) (Coach) - Hitomiko is a cold, professional woman who takes over as coach for the Raimon Eleven during the attack of Aliea Academy, of which she is obsessed with stopping. Her goal is to prevent any further harm by the Aliea soccer teams wreaking havoc on Japan, so Coach Hibiki enlists her as his replacement and Hitomiko becomes the head of the Inazuma Caravan. She is incredibly strict and to the point with Endou's team, but the captain seems to understand her feelings and obeys her decisions throughout their travels across the country. It is later revealed that her goal of stopping Aliea Academy ties back to her father, who is responsible for the attacks and commander of the Aliea teams. After the defeat of Aliea Academy and the players of the teams are freed from her father's influence, Hitomiko vanishes and Hibiki is given back coaching duties for the Raimon Eleven. Later on, Hitomiko is approached by former Aliea Academy player Osamu Saginuma, to form a new team that will take over as Japan's representatives in the upcoming Football Frontier International. This newly-formed team with Hitomiko as the coach becomes "Neo Japan". She is voiced by Junko Kitanishi.
§ Daisuke Endō (円堂 大介?) (David Evans) (Supporter, Goal Keeper) - Mamoru Endou's Soccer-Superstar grandfather. Years ago, he was a member of the original "Inazuma Eleven" soccer team and then acted as the coach for the Raimon Junior High soccer club. He was thought to have been killed in a car accident set up by his vengeful rival, Reiji Kageyama, but upon inspection of the incident, turns out to have escaped from his life. With his daughter's family in danger of Kageyama's attacks, Endou leaves the country under the guise of being dead, but is discovered to be residing somewhere on Soccer Island where the Football Frontier International is being held. He is voiced by Hiroyuki Yoshino.
§ Terumi "Aphrodi" Afuro (亜風炉 照美?) (Byron Love) (Forward) - Aphrodi a Korean-Japanese boy and the former captain of Zeus Junior High, a team that Raimon Eleven faced in the Soccer Frontier final. At first Aphrodi and his team are shown to be under the control of Kageyama, drinking a tainted water called "Aqua of the Gods" that greatly increases the physical ability of the drinker. Endou's team manages to defeat the Zeus soccer team in the final match and opens Aphrodi's eyes to the truth, breaking him away from Kageyama's control. Later, he joins the Raimon Eleven in their matches against the various teams of Aliea Academy, helping them out a great deal against their strongest opponents, until he suffers a leg injury and is hospitalized until after Aliea Academy's defeat. Afterward, he joins the Korean national team "Fire Dragon" and played against Inazuma Japan in the Finals of the Asian Preliminaries. His techniques include God Knows (later evolved to True God Knows), Heaven’s Time and God Break. He also has a combination technique with Suzuno and Nagumo called Chaos Break. He is voiced by Yūko Sanpei.
§ Tōko Zaizen (財前 塔子?) (Victoria 'Tori' Vanguard) (Defender, Midfielder) - Touko is a peppy, pink-haired girl and the daughter of Japan's Prime Minister, Sousuke Zaizen. She's a huge fan of all things including soccer and is captain of the "Eleven In Black" secret agent team. During the threat of Aliea Academy, her team is called into investigate the cause. Touko and the Eleven In Black run into the Inazuma Caravan and suspect Endou and his crew of being with the Aliea teams. An incredible match takes place and Touko, attracted to Endou's spirit and love of the game, joins the Inazuma Caravan in their efforts to stop Aliea Academy's destructive crusade. Her special technique is The Tower and later develops a combination technique with Kogure and Tsunami called the Perfect Tower. She is voiced by Ayahi Takagaki.
§ Yūya Kogure (木暮 夕弥?) ("Sneaky Scotty" Vanian) (Defender) - Kogure is a short, cheeky troublemaker from Manyuuji (Cloister Divinity) Junior High in Kyoto. He's a talented soccer player, but was often kicked out of the team due to his prankster habits and lack of trust towards his teammates. The Inazuma Caravan visits his school during their travels and the Aliea Academy team "Epsilon" threatens to destroy Manyuuji if they can't defeat them. After some interaction with Haruna and rethinking his attitude, Kogure wishes to join the Raimon team and help them defeat Aliea Academy. He stows away on the caravan and becomes a longtime member of the team, using his impressive agility and capoeira skills during the game. Kogure's most noted technique is Senpuujin (Whirlwind Encampment), later does a technique with Touko and Tsunami called The Perfect Tower. He is voiced by Nami Miyahara.
§ Rika Urabe (浦部 リカ?) (Suzette "Sue" Heartland) (Forward) - Rika is dark-skinned, blue-haired sassy girl and the captain of an all girl's Soccer team in Osaka. She works at an Okonomiyaki restaurant with her mother and first appears when the Raimon Caravan comes to Osaka believing that Aliea Academy had a hidden base somewhere in a local amusement park. Rika, visiting the park at the time, comes across Ichinose and immediately falls head-over-heels for him, claiming him to be her "Darling" husband after he eats her "Lovey-Dovey-Dish" which was just a simple Okonomiyaki that she made. After defeating her team and reclaiming Ichinose, she joined the Inazuma Caravan to help them against their second match with the Aliea Academy team, Epsilon. After their match with Epsilon, Rika decides to stay on the team hoping to be with Ichinose. Her techniques include Rose Splash and Tsutenkaku Shoot and later does a combination technique with Touko called Butterfly Dream (Butterfly Trance). She joins Touko on cheering for the Raimon team during the FFI Asia Preliminaries and eventually comes to visit Soccer Island to see the main tournament. She is voiced by Fujiko Takimoto.
§ Yūki Tachimukai (立向居 勇気?) (Darren Charles) (Midfielder, Goalkeeper) - Tachimukai is a young boy from Yokato Junior High in Fukuoka. Originally a midfielder for his school's soccer team, he eventually switches to being a Goalkeeper due to his admiration and deep respect for Endou. While visiting his school, Tachimukai asks to join the Inazuma Caravan and help them defeat Aliea Academy. Like Endou, Tachimukai is a talented goalkeeper and learns many of the same special techniques as his idols, including God Handand Majin the Hand (Devilgod the Hand). He later learns an ultimate technique from Endou's notebook called Mugen the Hand (Infinity The Hand) and later develops his own technique, Maou the Hand (Demon King The Hand). He is voiced by Shinnosuke Tachibana.
§ Jōsuke Tsunami (綱海 条介?) (Harley Kane) (Defender) - Tsunami is a cool, sun-tanned teenager from Okinawa who loves surfing more than anything. While visiting Okinawa, Endou and the team meet Tsunami while he's surfing and saves Megane from drowning after he accidentally went overboard on the boat they were on. They come across Tsunami again while practicing and he decides to join in on the game just for fun. He proves to be an excellent player and shocks the crew when he reveals that he's never played soccer before. While practicing with Endou's team, he creates a special technique and felt a sudden devotion to the sport. He immediately joins the Omihara Junior High Soccer club to develop his skills even more. Tsunami's team plays a practice match with the Inazuma Caravan team only to be interrupted by Team Epsilon of Aliea Academy. He joined the team to help with their match against Team Epsilon and from then on stays with the team to help them defeat Aliea Academy. Tsunami's special techniques are Tsunami Boost, The Typhoon and The Tube. He also learns a combination technique with Kogure and Touko called The Perfect Tower. He is voiced by Shūhei Sakaguchi.
§ Toramaru Utsunomiya (宇都宮 虎丸?) (Austin Hooks) (Midfielder, Forward) - Toramaru is an Elementary School student and the best soccer player in his district. Because of his young age, he is exempt from joining the Football Frontier and playing professionally, but later is brought in by Coach Hibiki to join Japan's national team, "Inazuma Japan". During the day, Toramaru helps part time at his sickly mother's restaurant, making deliveries all day long that cut into his Soccer practice. When he's chosen to represent Japan for the Football Frontier International, he becomes a valuable player for Endou and his friends. He especially looks up to Gouenji, and eventually Tobitaka as role models. His special techniques areGladius Arch, Tiger Drive and RC Shoot. He does a combination technique with Gouenji called Tiger Storm and another combination technique with both Gouenji and Hiroto calledGrand Fire G2. He is voiced by Rie Kugimiya.
§ Raiden Hijikata (土方 雷電?) (Thor Stawberg) (Defender) - A Junior High school student from Okinawa who is also a part of the local soccer club. He takes care of five younger siblings, and because of this, declines Endou's invitation to join Inazuma Caravan. He and Gouenji, who at the time has left the Raimon team, meet at Okinawa and become good friends. Hijikata convinces Gouenji to return to his teammates and eventually joins up with Raimon himself to help them defeat Aliea Academy. Later, he is brought into the Inazuma Japan national team, so his siblings are left in the care of his neighbors. Hijikata is a talented defense player, his main technique being the Super Shikofumi (Super Four-Legged Stamp) ,Blade Attack and Thunder Beast in combination with Fubuki. He is voiced by Yakkun Sakurazuka.
§ Jirō Sakuma (佐久間 次郎?) (David Samford) (Forward) - Sakuma is a member of the original Teikoku Academy team and a close friend of Kidou. After Kidou leaves Teikoku and joins Raimon's team, he and Genda are hospitalized by one of Aliea Academy's attacks and are visited by the mysterious Akio Fudou, who convinces them to join a new soccer team. Bitter against Kidou for leaving his original team, Sakura accepts Fudou's offer and becomes part of the "Shin Teikoku" soccer team, led by Kageyama. After a heated battle which ends in a tie, Sakuma collapses from overusing the dangerous "Emperor Penguin #1" technique and is taken to the hospital again. However, before that, he apologizes to Kidou for taking things too far and they make peace, promising to play soccer together again sometime. After getting out of the hospital, Sakuma is invited to the FFI recruitment match and eventually goes to the islands with the rest of Raimon's team to represent Japan. He, Kidou and Fudou are shocked to find Kageyama there, and investigate what their old coach is up to. His techniques are the ,Emperor Penguin #1 a forbidden technique created by Kageyama, and his combination techniques are Death Zone and Emperor Penguin #3 with Kidou and Fudou. Megumi Tano.
§ Kōjirō Genda (源田 幸次郎?) (Joseph "Joe" King) (Goalkeeper) - Nicknamed "The King of Goalies", Genda is the longtime Goalkeeper of Teikoku Academy's soccer team. During the attacks of Aliea Academy, Genda and his teammate Sakuma are invited to become part of Shin Teikoku Academy's soccer team and is brought back under the influence of Kageyama. After the match, Genda is returned to normal and eventually became the goalkeeper for Neo Japan, to claim the national team spot for the Football Frontier International. His special techniques are Power Shield, Full Power Shield, Beast Fang which is a forbidden technique and Drill Smasher V2. He is voiced by Yuichi Nakamura.
§ Hiroto Kiyama (基山 ヒロト?) (Xavier Blitz) (Midfielder, Forward) - Hiroto is the captain of Aliea Academy's strongest team, Gaia (receiving the title "The Genesis") and reveals himself in secret to Endou. Going under the alien name "Gran (グラン?)", he becomes dead-set on crushing the Raimon soccer team. Though he wasn't inherently evil, Hiroto's devotion to his stepfather led him to become corrupt and carry out the orders of destruction under the guise of Aliea Academy. After a climactic battle between the Raimon Eleven and The Genesis, Hiroto is freed from his stepfather's influence and returns to a normal life for a brief while. He is invited to join the national team, "Inazuma Japan" and from there on works alongside his former rivals for the Footal Frontier Internationals. His signature technique is the Ryuusei Blade V2 (Meteor Blade) and he also performs a combination technique with Goenji and Toramaru called Grand Fire G2. He is voiced by Takahiro Mizushima.
§ Haruya Nagumo (南雲 晴矢?) (Claude Beacons) (Forward) - Haruya or Burn (バーン?) as he is called while working under Aliea Academy, is a rebellious and fearless player with fiery red hair. He is the captain and ace striker of the Aliea Academy Soccer team "Prominence". He has a strong hatred towards Gran because of their rank differences. Haruya first appeared in Okinawa when the Inazuma Caravan were searching for someone called the "Fire Striker" in which Endou and Kidou thought might be their missing friend Gouenji. He confronts Domon and Fubuki claiming to be the Fire Striker and challenges the team to a match to prove it. After the match, Endou nearly invites Burn to join their team, until Gran interrupts the offer and reveals Burn's true identity. When he and Gazelle (the team captain of "Diamond Dust") heard about Gran's team promotion to be the captain of Aliea's strongest team "The Genesis", Gazelle and Burn combine their players forming a new team "The Chaos", hoping to show their leader who's stronger. During the preparation for the Football Frontier International, Haruya and Fūsuke are scouted by Aphrodi to join South Korea's national team, "Fire Dragon". Haruya's main technique is the Atomic Flare, a combo technique with Fūsuke called Fire Blizzard and a technique later with Fūsuke and Aphrodi called Chaos Break. He is voiced by Kiyotaka Furushima.
§ Fūsuke Suzuno (涼野 風介?) (Bryce Withingale) (Forward) - Fūsuke is a calm and arrogant player from Aliea Academy and is the team captain and ace striker of "Diamond Dust", going under the name of Gazelle (ガゼル?). He seems to be intrigued by Endou's Soccer-playing skills and challenges him to one match. However, Fūsuke's team fails to score a victory thanks to Aphrodi's assistance to the Inazuma Caravan, and the match ends in a draw. Angered by what considers to be a loss, Gazelle convinces his rival Aliea captain Burn to join forces and create a new team, "The Chaos", which challenges the Raimon team but is stopped by Gran's interruption. During the Football Frontier International, Fūsuke is invited to the South Korea team, "Fire Dragon" to compete against Inazuma Japan. His main technique is Northern Impact and later does a combo technique with Haruya called Fire Blizzard as well as a technique with both Haruya and Aphrodi called Chaos Break. He is voiced by Fujiko Takimoto.
§ Ryūji Midorikawa (緑川 リュウジ?) (Jordan Greenway) (Midfielder, Forward) - Midorikawa was once part of Aliea Academy's 2nd rank team, "Gemini Storm", going under his alien name, Reize (レーゼ?). He leads his team to crush Junior High Schools all across the country by way of destructive Soccer competitions, but is eventually defeated by the Raimon soccer team. After the defeat of Aliea Academy, Reize is returned to his original self, Ryūji. He speaks in famous quotes both under the guise of an alien and in his normal personality. He makes the cut to join Inazuma Japan for the Football Frontier International and becomes a longtime player for Endou and company. However he was later dropped out, along with Fubuki, who injured his leg and they were replaced by Someoka and Sakuma. His special techniques are Astro Break and Lightning Accel. He is voiced by Yuki Kodaira.
§ Osamu Saginuma (砂木沼 治?) (Devolin) (Goalkeeper, Forward, Midfielder) - Saginuma, whose alien name is Dezarm (デザーム?), was the captain of Aliea Academy's team "Epsilon". He and his team first appeared after the Raimon Eleven defeated Gemini Storm and Dezarm, as punishment "exiles" Reize and his team. Dezarm make their first stop at Manyūji Junior High school and crush the entire soccer team's players, with the exception of Yūya Kogure. The Raimon Eleven played against Epsilon with Kogure, who was able to steal the ball and make them retreat. Later at Osaka, Dezarm and his team tied with Rika Urabe and Raimon Eleven, then Diamond Dust appeared after they were defeated. Soon afterward, in Okinawa, Epsilon reappeared with newly awakened powers and going by the moniker "Epsilon Remastered." There, Dezarm reveals his ability as a forward player and manages to break through Endou's newly-awakened Fist of Justice technique. However, the victory is short lived as Gouenji emerges and aids the Raimon Eleven in the defeat of Epsilon Remastered. Long after the defeat of Aliea Academy, Saginuma, who has now returned to his original self, reappears with a newly-formed team called "Neo Japan", led by Coach Hitomiko. He has switched positions again, this time becoming a midfielder. He shows that he has gotten stronger, through training with the other players, who hail from various teams Raimon have faced in the past. They play against Inazuma Japan in order to take their place in the Football Frontier International, but ultimately loses in their match. His techniques are Worm Hole, Drill Smasher, Gungnir, Illusion Ball Remastered, Dash Storm V2 and God Knows Remastered. He is voiced by Takashi Hikida.
§ Seiya Tobitaka (飛鷹 征矢?) (Falco Starset) (Defender) - Tobitaka is a slick punk from Raimon Town who leads a street gang and often gets into fights. He made a name for himself with his powerful kick and is discovered by Hibiki in the woods in the midst of another rumble with a rival gang. Hibiki urges Tobitaka to make "better use of that kick" and begins to teach him how to play Soccer in secret. Tobitaka gets a shot at joining the country's national team, Inazuma Japan and manages to get a spot for himself on the team. Slowly but surely, he develops his skills and even becomes a role model of sorts to the young Toramaru. He's never seen without his trademark hair-comb. His special technique is theShinkuuma and later evolves into Shinkuuma V2 . He is voiced by Nobuya Mine.
§ Akio Fudō (不動 明王?) (Caleb Stonewall) (Midfielder) - He is a player who once as a young boy was told to get stronger and more powerful by his mother. He however, misunderstood it and sided with Kageyama to create Shin Teikoku Academy. He later joins the good side and now plays in Inazuma Japan. His combination techniques include Killer Fields with Kidou, and Koutei Penguin San-Go (Emperor Penguin No.3) with Kidou and Sakuma. He is voiced by Yūki Kaji.
§ Edgar Valtinas (エドガー・バルチナス?) (Forward) - He is the captain of England's national team Knights of Queen. His moves are Excalibur and Paladin Strike. He is voiced byTomokazu Sugita.
§ Teres Torue (テレス・トルーエ?) (Defender) - He's the captain of Argentina's national team The Empire. His main technique is Ironwall. He is voiced by Junji Majima.
§ Mark Kruger (マーク・クルーガー?) (Midfielder) - He is captain of America's national team Unicorn. He shares the move Gran Fenrir with Ichinose and Dylan, Unicorn Boost with Dylan only, and does The Icarus with Domon. He is voiced by Yuichi Nakamura.
§ Dylan Keith (ディラン・キース?) (Forward) - He's the ace striker of America's national team Unicorn. Dylan is always seen wearing a set of blue glasses that he never takes off and is never seen without Mark. He does a combination technique with Mark called Unicorn Boost and with both Mark and Ichinose called Gran Fenrir. He is voiced by Chihiro Suzuki.
§ Fidio Aldena (フィディオ・アルデナ?) (Forward) - He is the stand-in-captain of Italy's national team Orpheus while their original captain was traveling during the Football Frontier International. When their captain came back in the second half of the match between Italy and Japan in A Group's finals, Fidio was removed from the captain's position and went back to being a forward. He is nicknamed the White Meteor due to his incredible speed. His main technique is Odin Sword. He is voiced by Hiro Shimono.
§ Hidetoshi Nakata (中田 英寿?) (Forward) - Nicknamed Hide by his fellow players, he is the captain of Italy's national team Orpheus. He returns to his team during the 2nd half of Italy'sm atch with Inazuma Japan and his special technique is the Brave Shot. Hide is based on a real Soccer player from Japan, Hidetoshi Nakata, who is now retired. He is voiced by Hiroshi Tsuchida.
§ Mac Roniejo (Forward) - He is the captain of Brazil's national team The Kingdom, who is influenced by a mysterious project headed by Garshield that turns him into a ruthless soccer player at the sound of a whistle. His family is put in danger by Garshield's evil plans and strives to win the Football Frontier International in order to protect them. His signature technique is the Strike Samba.
§ Rococo Urupa (ロココ・ウルパ?) (Goalkeeper) - He is the captain of the Cotarl team, Little Giganto. He trains under Endou Daisuke, the grandfather of Endou Mamoru. His moves are God Hand X, X Blast and Tamashii the Hand. He is voiced by Yuki Kaida.
§ Sain (Forward) - He is the Captain of Heavenly Messengers team and first appears during a practice match between Inazuma Japan and the Captains of various FFI teams, in order to kidnap Rika. Sein's team of angelic Soccer players believe that the great demon king of Liocott Island must be given a wife in order to soothe his rage, so the Heavenly Messengers stake Rika as the prize of a match with Endou and his friends. After their defeat, he and Endou come to an understanding, until Desuta brings Sein under his influence and the angel and devil teams become "Dark Angel". His special techniques are Heaven Drive and later Shadow Ray, which he shares with Desuta. He is voiced by Yuki Kaida.
§ Deasta (Forward) - He is the captain Of Hell Corps Z and first appears during a practice match between Inazuma Japan and the Captains of various FFI teams, in order to kidnap Haruna. Desuta's team of devilish Soccer players believe that the great demon king of Liocott Island must be given a sacrifice to be awoken and lead them all to conquest, so the Hell Corps stake Haruna as the prize of a match with Kidou and his friends. Kidou's team is victorious, but Desuta escapes and forms the "Dark Angel" team with select member's of the Heavenly Messengers, including Sein. Together they play against Endou and company, ultimately losing and voids the coming of the great demon king. His moves are Dark Matterand later Shadow Ray, which he shares with Sein.
§ Reiji Kageyama (Ray Darke) - Kageyama is a powerful and dangerous man in the Soccer community, being one of the founders of the Football Frontier and a supposed lover of the sport...however, he is truly bitter against everything Soccer stands for. His father, once a great Soccer player himself, died when Kageyama was still a child and devastated him. Since then, he swore vengeance on Soccer and strove to ruin the sport forever with his evil plan, "Project Z". He eventually became the "commander" of Teikoku Academy's Soccer team, using Yuuto Kidou as the captain after discovering him at an orphanage. Kageyama's strong and ruthless strategies push Teikoku Academy to the forefront of the Football Frontier, as they win year after year and leave a wake of destruction in their path, ripping apart any school that loses to a match with them. Kidou, who begins to go against Kageyama's ideals, finally turns his back on him during their match with Raimon, to which Kageyama tries to eliminate Teikoku and Raimon at once by way of a horrible accident. After the match, Kageyama leaves Teikoku and becomes the commander of Zeus Junior High's soccer team, finally making use of the dangerous Project Z on Aphrodi and the others. Kageyama disappears after the Football Frontier, but re-emerges as the commander of "Neo Teikoku Academy" with Kidou's former teammates pitted against him. He disappears once again, then re-surfaces as the captain of Italy's Team, Orpheus, under the guise of "Mister K". He realizes he loves soccer through a little girl, Reshe, Fidio, and Kidou. He is later murdered by Garshied. He is voiced by Seiji Sasaki.
Garshield -Garshield is a very dangerous man who is trying to take over the world using Soccer. He is the coach of Brazil's "The Kingdom" He is the mastermind who plans Daisuke's Death. He lies to the other Brazil team fans that he is making world peace through the soccer he loves. He even made Roniejo use the "RH Program" To make him even stronger. After the first half of the Kingdom vs Inazuma Japan, Garshield got arrested but later escapes by the help of his assistsnt "Henktacker". He later creates a team call Garshield Which made them strong using the RH Program again.