A mad young coach gathers soccer players from across the country to compete in a series of bizarre challenges in a high-tech colosseum he calls Blue Lock. It’s a no-balls-barred battle to become Japan’s next top striker, in this Squid Game –meets–World Cup manga, now available in print! Anime airing now! WOULD YOU GO BEYOND YOUR LIMIT? In the face of Team V, Team Z has managed to catch up 3-3 with fifteen minutes remaining. Amid this tense environment, all the players seek their “awakening” that will take their skills to the next level… Will they manage to beat Team V and qualify for the next selection–or will they be stuck on the playing field with nowhere to go?