A Portuguese football club presented its new Japanese signing with a video of Naruto
Clube Desportivo Santa Clara, a professional soccer club that competes in the Portuguese First Division, decided to present their new winter signing in a rather unusual way, as presented in the following video.
«In a very distant country, there lived a very talented boy. A 25-year-old boy who wanted to play soccer, and whose passing qualities helped him win the J1 League, impressing the most attentive eyes of two European clubs. Attentive to the quality of life in the Azores, Morita is presented as a reinforcement at the Clube Desportivo Santa Clara. Welcome, Hidemasa Morita! », Read the subtitles of the video. The player in question is the Japanese international midfielder, Hidemasa Morita, hired from the Kawasaki Frontale of the J1 League in Japan, and for the presentation of him the club had no better idea than to present him in a video inspired by Naruto.
On the other hand, Masashi Kishimoto published the original manga through Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine between September 1999 and November 2014, with a total of 72 compilation volumes published. The play inspired a 220-episode anime adaptation produced by Pierrot Studios and aired between October 2002 and February 2007. A 500-episode sequel (for a total of 720) titled Naruto: Shippuden, aired between February 2007 and March 2017.
Moments before the birth of Naruto Uzumaki, a huge demon known as the Kyuubi, the Nine-Tailed Fox, attacked Konohagakure, the Hidden Village of Leaves, and wreaked havoc. To put an end to the rampage caused by the Kyuubi, the village leader, the Fourth Hokage, sacrificed his life and sealed the monstrous beast within newborn Naruto. Now Naruto is a hyperactive, plop-headed ninja still alive. in Konohagakure. Repelled by the Kyuubi within him, Naruto struggles to find his place in the village, as his burning desire to become the Hokage of Konohagakure leads him not only to new friends, but dangerous enemies as well.
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