Full back who appeared in 494 matches for Spartak Moscow from 1987 to 2001. He also made 102 appearances for the Japanese national team from 1990 to 2002.
He spent his youth career with Albirex Niigata from 2006 to 2008.
He was a member of Roma for his last five professional seasons, from 2001 to 2006.
He was born in New York City, New York.
He and striker Kunishige Kamamoto both represented Japan in international competition.