2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Japan Team

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Japan Team
 

Current squad

S.No Name Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
Goalkeepers
1 Miho Fukumoto 2 October 1983 (age 31) 78 0 Okayama Yunogo Belle
18 Ayumi Kaihori  4 September 1986 (age 28) 48 0 INAC Kobe Leonessa
21 Erina Yamane  20 December 1990 (age 24) 16 0 JEF United Ichihara Chiba Ladies
Defenders
2 Yukari Kinga  2 May 1984 (age 31) 96 5 INAC Kobe Leonessa
12 Megumi Kamionobe  15 March 1986 (age 29) 29 2 Albirex Niigata Ladies
3 Azusa Iwashimizu  14 October 1986 (age 28) 114 11 NTV Beleza
5 Aya Sameshima 16 June 1987 (age 28) 62 3 INAC Kobe Leonessa
19 Saori Ariyoshi  1 November 1987 (age 27) 34 0 NTV Beleza
23 Kana Kitahara  17 December 1988 (age 26) 14 2 Albirex Niigata Ladies
20 Yuri Kawamura  17 May 1989 (age 26) 13 2 Vegalta Sendai Ladies
4 Saki Kumagai  17 October 1990 (age 24) 65 0 Olympic Lyon
Midfielders
10 Homare Sawa 6 September 1978 (age 36) 200 83 INAC Kobe Leonessa
7 Kozue Ando  9 July 1982 (age 32) 123 19 1. FFC Frankfurt
8 Aya Miyama (c) 28 January 1985 (age 30) 150 37 Okayama Yunogo Belle
9 Nahomi Kawasumi  23 September 1985 (age 29) 70 19 INAC Kobe Leonessa
6 Mizuho Sakaguchi  15 October 1987 (age 27) 89 26 NTV Beleza
14 Asuna Tanaka  23 April 1988 (age 27) 33 3 INAC Kobe Leonessa
13 Rumi Utsugi  5 December 1988 (age 26) 78 5 Montpellier HSC
23 Asano Nagasato  24 January 1989 (age 26) 10 1 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam
Forwards
11 Shinobu Ohno 23 January 1984 (age 31) 128 39 INAC Kobe Leonessa
17 Yūki Ōgimi  15 July 1987 (age 27) 115 52

VfL Wolfsburg

15 Yuika Sugasawa  5 October 1990 (age 24) 28 9 JEF United Ichihara Chiba Ladies
16 Mana Iwabuchi  18 March 1993 (age 22) 25 3

FC Bayern Munich


Top appearances

S.No Player Year(s) Caps
1 Homare Sawa 1993– 197
2 Aya Miyama 2003– 147
3 Shinobu Ohno 2003– 128
4 Kozue Ando 1999– 123
5 Hiromi Ikeda (Isozaki) 1997–2008 119
6 Yūki Ōgimi (Nagasato) 2004– 115
6 Tomoe Katō (Sakai) 1997–2008 114
8 Azusa Iwashimizu 2006– 111
9 Nozomi Yamago 1997–2011 96
10 Yukari Kinga 2005– 94


Top goalscorers

S.No Player Year(s) Goals Caps
1 Homare Sawa 1993– 82 197
2 Yūki Ōgimi (Nagasato) 2004– 52 115
3 Kaori Nagamine 1983–1996 49 64
4 Shinobu Ohno 2003– 39 128
5 Aya Miyama 2003– 36 147
6 Mio Ohtani 2000–2007 31 73
7 Kioka Futaba 1981–1996 30 75
8 Asako Takakura 1984-1996 29 79
8 Nami Ohtake 1993–2000 29 46
10 Tamaki Uchiyama 1991–1999 26 58
10 Mizuho Sakaguchi 2006– 26 89

 

2011 FIFA Women's World Cup Japan Team

SNo. Pos. Player Name Date of Birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 GK Nozomi Yamagoo 16 January 1975 (age 36) 92 -96 Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies
2 GK Ayumi Kaihori  4 September 1986 (age 24 12 -3 INAC Leonessa
3 DF Yukari Kinga 2 May 1984 (age 26) 51 4 NTV Beleza
4 DF Kyoko Yano  3 June 1984 (age 26) 61 1 Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies
5 DF Azusa Iwashimizu 14 October 1986 (age 24) 54 7 NTV Beleza
6 DF Aya Samejima 16 June 1987 (age 23) 17 2 TEPCO Mareeze
7 DF Kana Osafuna 16 October 1989 (age 21) 3 0 TEPCO Mareeze
8 DF Saki Kumagai 17 October 1990 (age 20) 13 0 Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies
9 MF Homare Sawa 6 September 1978 (age 32) 156 75 Washington Freedom
10 MF Aya Miyama 28 January 1985 (age 25) 82 22 Okayama Yunogo Belle
11 MF Nahomi Kawasumi 23 September 1985 (age 25) 7 0 INAC Kobe Leonessa
12 MF Megumi Kamionobe 15 March 1986 (age 24) 8 1 Albirex Niigata Ladies
13 MF Manami Nakano 30 August 1986 (age 24) 9 2 Okayama Yunogo Belle
14 MF Mizuho Sakaguchi 15 October 1987 (age 23) 29 14 Albirex Niigata Ladies
15 FW Ayako Kitamoto 22 June 1983 (age 27) 13 3 Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies
16 FW Shinobu Ohno  23 January 1984 (age 26) 76 31 NTV Beleza
17 FW Mami Yamaguchi 13 August 1986 (age 24) 13 6 NTV Beleza
18 FW Megumi Takase 10 November 1990 (age 20) 8 4 INAC Leonessa