Ukai x Takeda

The Haikyuu couples young and cute relationship!!

Ukai x Takeda are coaches for Karasuno High School and Nekoma High School respectively. So what is Ukai x Takeda in Haikyuu anime? Let’s find the answer by this article.

Ukai Haikyuu


(Keishin Ukai)

Keishin Ukai is the grandson of the former Karasuno’s volleyball coach. Keishin Ukai smokes and drinks and is willing to speak casually about alcohol to minors. He agrees to coach Karasuno in order to defeat Nekoma in the next training match, because of challenges he made with Nekomata. Ukai is lazy and windsurfing, spending most of his time reading newspapers and putting his feet up or reading people out of the way.

  • Full name: Keishin Ukai

    Gender: Male

    Date of birth: April 5, 1986

    Age: 26 (2012)

    Height: 178.2cm (Apr 2012)

    Weight: 72.2kg (Apr 2012)

    Occupation: High School Student (2nd Year, Class 3) – 2012

    Home Town: Miyagi Prefecture

    Home Country: Japan


    • Konnyaku dumplings


    • Ruckuses


    •  Ikkei Ukai(Grandfather)
Takeda Haikyuu

(Tobio Kageyama)

  •  Ittetsu Takeda – teacher Japanese Literature at Karasuno High School. Takeda becomes the volleyball club’s faculty advisor Although he doesn’t know any volleyball skills at all. Takeda is persistent, a specialty that helps him secure matches and is a mentor to the team

  • Full name:  Ittetsu Takeda

    Gender: Male

    Date of birth: January 10, 1983

    Age: 29 (2012)

    Height: 166.5cm (Apr 2012)

    Weight: 59.4kg (Apr 2012)

    Occupation: High School Teacher

    Home Town: Miyagi Prefecture

    Home Country: Japan


    • Nikujaga

How did Ukai x Takeda meet in Haikyuu Anime?

Ittetsu Takeda discovers that Keishin is the grandson of the former volleyball coach and annoys him with calls and visits to the store to try and invite Keishin to take on the position of volleyball coach since the team has no one

What is the Ukai and Takeda couple relationship in Haikyuu Anime?

Initially Keishin said that he would only be Karasuno’s coach until the match against Nekoma but that soon changed. Since Ittetsu did not know much about volleyball, Keishin often explained everything to him when the two sat on the sidelines during training and matches. Then Ukai x Takeda are friends.

Are Ukai x Takeda still friends in Haikyuu Anime?

Yes. Maybe in the future, Ukai x Takeda will be best friend.

Is Takeda older than Ukai in Haikyuu Anime?

YES. Takeda is actually 3 years older than Ukai.

Who is Coach Ukai shipped with in Haikyuu Anime?

That’s Takeda Ittetsu.

Is Takeda The Little Giant in Haikyuu Anime?

 No, Tsukishima’s brother – Akiteru

Are Ukai x Takeda married haikyuu?

No. Ukai and Takeda are friends.