Teikoku Strikes Back - First Half!! (帝国(ていこく)逆襲(ぎゃくしゅう)前編(ぜんぺん)‼, Teikoku no gyakushū・Zenpen‼) is the 37th episode of the Inazuma Eleven series.


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Genda and Sakuma return

Raimon has a new member, Kogure, who plays pranks on them all the time. Still, they'll need all the help they can get, because of a e-mail that Hitomiko received, saying that Kageyama is back, in a huge submarine-based soccer stadium and that he created Shin Teikoku Gakuen. Also he's managed to turn two of Kidou's old teammates, Sakuma Jirou and Genda Koujirou, against him! To worse the situation, Sakuma brings out a forbidden hissatsu, Koutei Penguin 1gou!


Coach Hitomiko called Manyuuji coach to ask to bring Kogure back. The coach says that Kogure must follow the way that he choose. Later Hitomiko received a e-mail from Hibiki that Kageyama has escaped and must go to Ehine. Kidou is angry about it. Later Touko asks about why Kidou is so angry. Kidou explain that Kageyama wants to destroy Raimon.

Sakuma stoping the ball

Sakuma using the ball to kick it at Kidou.

Later, Raimon buys in Ehine some food to eat. Then Fubuki asks if Teikoku Gakuen was a strong team to Someoka. Someoka explains that they are so powerful that in the first match between Raimon and Teikoku they can't do nothing, but after a hard training they finally beats Teikoku. Later, Endou received a call from his Mom about his homework. When Endou saw Fudou he ask to him is he playing soccer too but Fudou kicks the ball to Endou and says there are late. Natsumi and Aki arrived Endou and Natsumi asks who is that guy. Then Hitomiko says that he is Fudou of Shin Teikoku and that he send that e-mail. Endou asks why but Fudou didn't answer but instead he answer to follow him.

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Fudou's first appearance.

Later when they arrieved the refuge and then a huge submarine appears and Kageyama has show his face. Later he calls Kidou to come in. Kidou gets in and Endou has follow him. On the field, Kidou and Endou are shocked because Kageyama has turned Genda and Sakuma against them. Kidou asks why they now working for Kageyama. Sakuma answer that they want power and that Kidou has betrayed them. Kidou apologies for that but Sakuma kicks the ball into Kidou's stomach hard.

Later the match starts. Sakuma says they have a secret Technique. Kidou hopes it isn't that Technique. Fudou passed the ball to Sakuma and Sakuma shoots Koutei Penguin 1gou.

Hissatsu used





[Endou Mamoru] No matter how dirty it is, beat it down fair and square.