Junya Ito - Bio, Net Worth, Age, Height, Transfer, Salary, Contract

Junya Ito

Facts About Junya Ito

Celebrated Name Junya Ito
Age 30 Years Old
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 is a Japanese professional footballer who is currently playing for the team, Genk, and the Japan National Team. His playing position is a right-winger. His shirt number is #7 for his current team, Genk. Initially, he played for Ventforet Kofu. On 31st January 2019, he moved from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one-year loan deal.

What is Junya Ito Famous For?

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

What is Junya Ito Nationality?

Junya Ito was born on 9th March 1993. He is from Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan. He holds Japanese nationality and his ethnicity is Japanese-Asian. He celebrated his 29th birthday as of 2022. His zodiac sign is Pisces. About his education, he attended Kanagawa University for four years. Details about his parents and education has not been disclosed yet. 

Junya Ito Career Timeline

  • After his graduation, he became a Special Designated Player for Ventforet Kofu in 2015. 
  • There, he obtained a new contract with the J1 League side and appeared in 30 matches for the team. 
  • His first season as a professional player attracted attention from Kashiwa Reysol. In January 2016, the Chiba club signed him where he played for the 2016, 2017, and 2018 seasons appearing in 101 matches. 
  • Next, he moved from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one-year loan deal on 31st January 2019. He made 13 matches for the 2018-2019 season, 29 matches for the 2019-2020 season, and 38 matches for the 2020-2021 season. 
  • During his 2021-2022 season, he made his appearances in 39 matches.  
  • Regarding his international career (2017-Present), he appeared in 36 matches for his nation, Japan, and altogether, he 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 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

Who is Junya Ito Dating?

Junya Ito is not married yet and he is still to get married yet. He is assumed to be single at present as there is no news and rumors about him dating or having a relationship with anyone. He has not mentioned anything regarding his girlfriend. He is enjoying his single life and happily focusing on his career. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

How much is Junya Ito Net Worth in 2022?

Junya Ito is a professional footballer whose net worth is believed to have between the range of $1 Million - $5 Million as of 2022. His only and main source of wealth comes from his football career and he is living a cool lifestyle at present. He has not stated anything regarding his salary and brand endorsement work. His current market value is €7.50 Million. 

How tall is Junya Ito?

Junya Ito is a handsome footballer. He has a tall height of 1.76 m or 5 feet 9 inches and his body-balanced body weight consists of 68 KG. His body type is athletic. His hair color is brown and his eye color is black. His other body size is unavailable at a moment. He maintains his body a lot by doing frequent exercises. 

Trivias About Junya Ito You Need To Know.

  • He is from Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan.
  • His shirt number is #7 from Genk.
  • On 31st January 2019, he moved from Kashiwa Reysol to Genk on a one year loan deal.
  • Pisces is his zodiac sign.