The second season of ” Blue Lock,” which is titled ‘Monster Jinpachi defends Kira’s removal by explaining that everything in the Blue Lock facility is designed to help prepare strikers to be the best players in the world. Isagi quickly discovers that the majority of members of Blue Lock have physical characteristics that make them better and more fit than he is. Jinpachi holds a conversation about the game with Isagi and his fellow dormmates the next day and clarifies the rules for the first game. This is everything you need to be aware of at the conclusion of the episode “Blue Lock” 2. SPOILERS AHEAD!
Blue Lock Episode 2 Recap
Following Japan’s disappointing exit from the World Cup, like every year, a significant gathering is held within the headquarters of the Japan Football Union. Anri Teieri, the latest manager at the JFU, is angry about the current state of the nation’s football and believes that they have to take a step forward to make significant changes. While others in the JFU are not concerned and irresponsible, She argues that the national team must make significant changes that can only be made with a man such as Jinpachi Ego is given control. Her speech to the Japan Football Union that day will lead to the creation in Blue Lock later.
In the present, Kira is struggling to get his mind over how he had recently been ejected from the stadium and was denied the chance to represent Japan for the rest of his life. Kira is angry and claims that the game has nothing to do with soccer. Jinpachi continues to claim that the space the players were playing in was precisely the size of a normal penalty area. The tag game tested strikers’ precision and capabilities. Kira cannot comprehend that he was removed, but Jinpachi provides instances from his game and says that he is not equipped with the confidence and determination of a top striker. The final decision is to leave, furious that Isagi was able to snatch off his dream of representing his country.
The next morning, they come back to the center and discover that the players are treated differently according to their ranking. Isagi lives alongside the other 11 players who play Tag game inside the dorm. But, he quickly realizes that everyone is much better than him in terms of fitness levels, which leads to restless nights. When he decides to exercise at night, he realizes Bachira was also up, and the two train together. This is when Bachira says to Isagi that an entity in his head is guiding him when playing football. And all he has to do is pay attention to it. That’s why he gave his ball back to Kira, which led to Kira’s expulsion.
The next morning, Isagi, as well as his fellow dormmates, discover that the athletes who play at Blue Lock are in Blue Lock facility live in five different buildings. They all have various facilities, and strikers reside in one particular building according to their capabilities. It’s been discovered it is the case that Isagi and his colleagues are part of an unranked team of players. In Japan, Itoshi Sae, one of the top athletes in Japan, is about to, is preparing to go to Europe without plans to ever be a part of his country since the player he considers to be from Japan is worthy of his honor. However, he chooses to rescind his plans after he stumbles upon Japan Football Union’s press conferences in which Anri describes what they hope to accomplish for Japan’s future via their Blue Lock project.
Blue Lock Episode 2 Ending: What Are the Rules for the First Selection? How Does Jinpachi Expect Players to Think About Soccer?
As we mentioned as mentioned earlier, the Blue Lock facility has five buildings. The strikers are split up into different teams based on the ranking of their teams. The image is part of the team Z, which is the lowest and shares a room in a building with four other teams from the 5th building. In the initial selection, the 55 participants from each building will play in a five-team round-robin match, which means 11 of Isagi’s roommates will compete with each other. The top two players in the round-robin match will be able to pass the test of survival and advance to the next selection.
However, the members of team Z immediately begin to discuss the apparent flaw in the entire test. Since the majority of players at Blue Lock facility are strikers, They have no previous experience with defense. Naturally, they don’t know how to be goalies. In response to these questions, Jinpachi argues that when football was first invented at the time, all the players playing on the playing field had to be strikers. The modern concepts of defense and the many different strategies that require positions only came into play in recent years. He encourages players to consider the game in terms that are new that challenge the current tactics.
According to Jinpachi’s assessment, when Japan hopes to become the top, it’s only natural for the current generations of athletes to be thinking about the possibility of creating soccer from scratch. This is a natural thought because Blue Lock aims to discover a famous striker to alter the course of Japanese soccer and elevate it to new standards. Jinpachi is a force that drives players to develop their own philosophy of playing which is why the best players in the world develop their style of play because simply following the traditional approach is not enough.