Sidewinder (サイドワインダー, Saidowaindā) is a shoot hissatsu technique.


Inazuma Eleven GO 2: Chrono Stone

  • "Flip and curve the ball into a sinious snaky shot, with a real live snake to help!"



Inazuma Eleven GO

This hissatsu debuted in episode 20, being used by Kurama Norihito. This shoot was first used against Kaiou, it was the first shoot that Raimon attempted against them. However, Sidewinder was successfully caught by Fukami Dandou's Hydro Anchor.

This move was stopped by Kogure's Senpuujin during the match against Akizora Challengers and by Hyoudou Tsukasa's Gigantic Bomb against Gassan Kunimitsu.

It was used again in episode 23 for make a chain shoot with Tenma's Mach Wind and scored.

Kurama used it again in the episode 26 but failed due to Shirosaki's Crystal Barrier.

Afterwards, this hissatsu was seen yet again in episode 32, but only in a flashback where Tenma, Shinsuke, Shindou, Aoi, Akane and Midori were thinking of the past matches, and it was not used in the episode itself.

It is used again in the episode 34 but failed against Kage Tsukami.

Kurama used it another time in the episode 37 against Shinsuke, and it scored for the second time.

It was used in the episode 41 during the final against Seidouzan, but it was stopped again by Shoot Break.

It was seen again in episode 46 at the TV, which Raimon was watching at it.

Inazuma Eleven GO 2: Chrono Stone

It was used for the first time in episode 18 to score in a battle against some boys that got brainwashed by Gamma's Sphere Device.

It appeared again in episode 36 used by Kurama in the match of Entaku no Kishi and Tenmas. It was stopped by Matchos' Excellent Breast Kai.


The user grabs the ball with his/her legs and hurls it spinning into the air. While airborne, they hit the ball on one side with one leg, where the ball starts to glow green. The user hits it one more time on the other side with their other leg, and the ball then heads to the goal followed by a snake.






Inazuma Eleven Go Mach Wind Sidewinder HD-1

Inazuma Eleven Go Mach Wind Sidewinder HD-1

Inazuma Eleven GO Strikers 2013

IE Go! Strikers 2013 - Sidewinder

IE Go! Strikers 2013 - Sidewinder


  • Sidewinder is a type of snake, and is portrayed in this hissatsu, hence its name.
  • It has succeeded in scoring a goal without chaining only once in the anime; during the match against the brainwashed kids.