Who is Junya Ito? Biography, Wiki, Height, Net Worth, Age, Parents

Junya Ito

Who is Junya Ito?

Junya Ito is a professional footballer from Japan who currently plays for Genk and the Japan National Team. His position on the field is right-wing. His shirt number for his current squad Genk is #7. He began his career at Ventforet Kofu. On January 31, 2019, he transferred from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one-year loan.

Well-known for

  • Being a professional soccer player.
  • Playing as a right-winger for the team, Genk. 

Early Life

Junya Ito was born on March 9th, 1993. He is originally from Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan. He is of Japanese nationality and Japanese-Asian heritage. In 2022, he celebrated his 29th birthday. His astrological sign is Pisces. In terms of schooling, he spent four years at Kanagawa University. Details regarding his parents and education are yet to be revealed.

Celebrated Name Junya Ito
Age 29 Years
Nick Name Junya Ito
Birth Name Junya Ito
Birth Date 1993-03-09
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation Japan
Nationality Japanese
Place Of Birth Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Ethnicity Japanese-Asian
Horoscope Pisces
University Kanagawa University
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million
Source of Wealth Football Career
Height 1.76 m or 5 feet 9 inches
Weight 68 KG
Body Type Athletic
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Black
Shirt Number 7
Current Club Genk
Position Right Winger
Links Wikipedia  Instagram

Junya Ito Career

  • In 2015, he joined Ventforet Kofu as a Special Designated Player after graduating.
  • He signed a new deal with the J1 League club and participated in 30 matches for them.
  • Kashiwa Reysol was intrigued by his debut season as a professional footballer. Chiba signed him in January 2016, and he appeared in 101 matches for the club in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

  • On January 31, 2019, he transferred from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one-year loan. He played 13 games in the 2018-2019 season, 29 games in the 2019-2020 season, and 38 games in the 2020-2021 season.
  • He appeared in 39 matches during the 2021-2022 season.
  • In his international career (2017-present), he featured in 36 matches for his country, Japan, and scored 9 goals.

Awards, Achievements, and Honors


  • Belgian First Division: 2018–19
  • Belgian Cup: 2020–21
  • Belgian Super Cup: 2019

Junya Ito Transfer History 

  • KRC Genk on 30/06/2020
  • Kashiwa Reysol on 29/06/2020 at the End of the loan
  • KRC Genk on 30/01/2019 on Loan
  • Kashiwa Reysol on 07/01/2016
  • Ventforet Kofu on 31/01/2015 for free
  • Kanagawa Uni on 31/03/2011 From High School (J) for free

Junya Ito Girlfriend

Junya Ito is not married and does not intend to marry. He is now thought to be single because there has been no news or speculations regarding him dating or having a relationship with anyone.

He hasn’t spoken anything about his relationship. He is content with his single life and is concentrating on his job. He is not homosexual and has a heterosexual sexual orientation.

Junya Ito Net Worth 

Junya Ito is a professional footballer with an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million as of 2022. His lone and primary source of riches is his football profession, and he is now living a comfortable lifestyle.

He hasn’t spoken anything about his income or brand endorsement job. His market worth is €7.50 million.

Junya Ito Height

Junya Ito is a stunning footballer. He stands 1.76 m tall or 5 feet 9 inches tall, and his body weight is 68 kg. His physique is athletic. His hair is brown, and his eyes are black. His other body size is currently unavailable. He takes good care of his physique by exercising frequently.

Did You Know?

  • He is originally from Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan.
  • His Genk jersey number is #7.
  • On January 31, 2019, he transferred from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one-year loan.
  • His zodiac sign is Pisces.

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