In the title of the twelfth compilation volume of the manga from Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yusuke nomura, Blue lockIt turned out that the work had more than 2.3 million copies in circulation.

Kaneshiro and Nomura publish the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Magazine from the publisher Kodansha since August 2018. The publisher published the eleventh compiled volume on October 16, followed by the twelfth on December 17 in Japan.

Blue Lock Synopsis

The story begins with the departure of the Japanese national team from the 2018 FIFA World Cup, prompting the Japanese Football Union to start a training program to prepare a team of students who will attend Isagi Yoichi, a striker, receives an invitation to Participating in this program shortly after his team missed the opportunity to participate in Nationals as he obviously passed the ball to his less skilled teammate, he missed the shot and denounced Isagi's cowardice by not daring to finish the piece himself.

His coach will be Ego Jinpachi, who intends to put an end to the "weak Japan in football" idea by employing a radically new training program: isolating and subjugating 300 young strikers in a prison-like facility called the Blue Lock to a rigorous training that produces "the greatest, most talented and most selfish striker in the world".

Source: Official Twitter account

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