Kunio Kun no Nekketsu Soccer League (くにおくんの熱血サッカーリーグ Kunio Kun no Nekketsu Sakkā Rīgu?) in this game you take charge of one player of your choosing to captain a team of 6 players to be chosen out of 12 available . other players are AI controlled, however; you can command them to pass or shoot if your team posses the ball or to defend when your team loses the ball. Each player has a unique strike or shot that varies in power and effectiveness. The game tries to infuse some strategy by allowing players to choose style of offense and defense. players and their position is subject to change since all players can play in every position including the goalkeeper.
Game modes include N.league, Match, and Penalty. N.league you try to lead the Japanese team (only one available in this mode) to victory over teams from four different leagues each one includes 3 national teams: Asia League (Korea, Thailand and Mongolia); Africa League (Cameroon, Guinea, and Senegal); South America League (Argentina, Brazil, Mexico); and Euro League (England, Italy, and Germany) this mode available for 1 or 2 players. Match mode is a single friendly match where up to four players can compete versus each other or on the same team. in this mode you
are free to choose any country but unlike the Japanese team where each player has his own trademark shot, the entire team has one shot that only the captain can preform. Finally Penalty mode where a player vs AI or a player vs a player compete in penalty shootouts. all these modes available on three difficulties: Easy, Medium or Hard.