Hajime Moriyasu Net Worth

Hajime Moriyasu is a Japanese professional football manager who is currently the head coach of the Japan National Football Team. He is leading the Samurai Blues in the FIFA World Cup 2022. The 54-year-old’s net worth is $2 million. Here we look closely at Moriyasu’s net worth, salary earnings, career, stats, wife, and more.

About Hajime Moriyasu

Hajime Moriyasu was born on 23 August 1968, in Kakegawa, Shizuoka, Japan. He is a former professional footballer who played as a midfielder for the Japan National Team.

Hajime took charge of the Japan national team in 2018. He is leading the Samurai Blues in the Qatar World Cup.

Playing Career

Hajime is a former professional midfielder who played for the Japan national team. He made his international debut for Japan in 1992.

Hajime played in the 1992 Asian Cup for his nation which they won. The midfielder played in every game except for the final against Saudi Arabia, due to suspension. 

Hajime earned 35 caps for Japan (1992-1996) and scored a goal. The midfielder played most of his career for Sanfrecce Hiroshima (1987-2001), scoring 34 league goals in 271 appearances.

Coaching Career

Hajime Moriyasu started and managed Sanfrecce Hiroshima from 2012-2017. In 2017, the Japanese took charge of the Japan U23 side.

Hajime helped Japan’s head coach Akira Nishino as an assistant coach in the FIFA World Cup 2018. The Samurai Blues qualified for the Round of 16 in the tournament, beating Colombia and Senegal. After taking a 2-0 lead, Japan lost against Belgium by 3-2 goals in the Round of 16.

After the Russian World Cup, Hajime Moriyasu took charge of the national team as the head coach. He led the team to the 2019 AFC Asian Cup final, losing 3-1 against Qatar

Hajime Moriyasu is leading Japan in the FIFA World Cup 2022. He helped the Samurai Blues to put Germany on the sword to win by 2-1 goals in their opening game. However, Japan lost 1-0 to Costa Rica in their second game.


They would play against Spain to reach the last 16.

Hajime Moriyasu’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

Japan head coach Hajime Moriyasu’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023. The 54-year-old earns a decent salary as the head coach of Japan and for leading the nation in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Hajime Moriyasu earns a £932,008 annual salary as the head coach of Japan. A potential contract extension could be on the table for Hajime, given Japan’s performance in the Qatar World Cup.

Quick Facts

Full Name Hajime Moriyasu
Current Team Japan (Head Coach)
Date of Birth 23 August 1968
Age 54
Height  174 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Birthplace Kakegawa, Shizuoka, Japan
Nationality  Japanese    
Net Worth $2 million
Salary £932,008 yearly
Relationship  Married
Spouse Unknown
Sons Keigo, Shohei
Instagram  hajime.original

Coaching Tactics

Japan head coach Hajime Moriyasu prefers the 4-2-3-1 formation. In this formation, two defensive midfielders play in front of the 4-man backline, which gives defensive solidity. It also allows the full-backs to drive forward and contribute to the attack. 

He often uses a lone striker in front of attacking midfielders.

Moriyasu’s Family 

Hajime is a married man. His two sons – Keigo and Shohei – are professional footballers. Keigo played as a striker in the Australian NPL Northern NSW.

Shohei played for the J2 side Kamatamare Sanuki.


Born on 23 August 1968, he is 54 years old.


Hajime is 174 cm (5 ft 9 in) tall.

Coaching Stats

[As of 27 Nov. 2022]

Team Year Match Win Draw Lost Win %
Japan 2018 – Present 60 40 8 12 66.67

Achievements as a Player


  1. AFC Asian Cup: 1992

Achievement as a Manager

Sanfrecce Hiroshima

  1. J1 League: 2012, 2013, 2015
  2. Japanese Super Cup: 2013, 2014
  3. J1 League Manager of the Year: 2012, 2013, 2015
  4. FIFA Club World Cup Third Place: 2015


  1. AFC Asian Cup Runners-up: 2019

FAQs About Hajime Moriyasu

What is Moriyasu’s Net Worth in 2023?

Japan boss Hajime Moriyasu’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary?

He earns a £932,008 yearly salary as the head coach of the Japan national team.

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