Making his debut on August 2012 aged 22 Matsuo has a so far mixed record of 6-1-1. Although he has been beaten previously, the future looks positive. He started his best winning streak on August 2012 however, this came to an end on August 2013. In this period he won a total of 5 fights.
Matsuo proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Taro Oikawa, becoming the first person in Oikawa's 0 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 3 of 6. Continuing on from his successful debut, Matsuo won his next 4 fights taking his record to 4 wins.
Matsuo then went on to fight and beat Taro Oikawa on August 7th, 2013 maintaining his unbeaten record. Matsuo career carried on successfully in the fight against Taro Oikawa in 2013 which took place over 5 rounds. Matsuo was the first person to go the distance with Taro Oikawa where Matsuo added a further win to his career record.
The first defeat of Matsuo's career came against Musashi Suzuki on November 1st, 2013. This took his career record to 5-1-0. Matsuo's first defeat came over the full distance against Musashi Suzuki on November 1st, 2013. The fight went to the judges in a UD loss for Matsuo.
Masafumi Tonomura was Matsuo's next fight on May 28th, 2014. The result was an even draw via. This took his record to 5-1-1 showing a mainly successful career to date. In a close fight, neither fighter ended up victorious. The close 8 round fight ended in a inconclusive SD draw.
Yuta Matsuo went into his fight with Yusaku Ishikawa on August 4th, 2014 with 5 wins and he added another win to his record taking it to 6 wins by beating Ishikawa. Matsuo was the 2nd fighter to stop Ishikawa in round 4 of a 8 round fight, Matsuo won via KO.