Golden Age 130: Those Who Lead the Way
Golden Age 132: Baptism
The Head Coach is revealed to be none other than Nyudō Mifūne. The middle schoolers are shocked and Atobe asks the returning losers if they know the "filty old man". Mifune punches Akaya and then goes on the announce the 14 selected Middle School Representatives that will join the High Schoolers at the U-17 World Cup.
In order of selection, the chosen middles schoolers are: Atobe (Captain), Yukimura, Shiraishi, Sanada, Akutsu, Kintaro, Marui, Fuji (Shusuke), Niou, Gin Ishida, Oishi, Kite, Kirihara, and Ryoma but he left to join the American team.
The scene cuts to Ryoma and Ryoga arriving at the airport in the US and meets three U-17 All American Representatives.