Asuna Tanaka

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Asuna Tanaka
Asuna Tanaka 2012 (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Asuna Tanaka
Date of birth (1988-04-23) 23 April 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Osaka, Japan
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 4 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
INAC Kobe Leonessa
Number 4
Youth career
-2003 Speranza F.C.
2004-2006 Tokiwagigakuen H.S.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Tasaki Perure F.C. 32 (2)
2009– INAC Kobe Leonessa 53 (13)
National team
2011– Japan 10 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 November 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2 March 2012
Asuna Tanaka
Medal record
Representing  Japan
Women's Association football
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2012 London Team
In this Japanese name, the family name is Tanaka.

Asuna Tanaka (田中 明日菜, Tanaka Asuna, born 23 February 1988) is a Japanese female athlete. She is best known as an association football player.[1]

Tanaka played on the Japan women's national football team which won the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.[1]

She played on the women's team which won a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics at London.[2]

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Speranza F.C. 2007 13 0 3 0 3 0 19 0
2008 19 2 3 0 - 22 2
Total 32 2 6 0 3 0 41 2
INAC Kobe Leonessa 2009 19 4 3 1 - 22 5
2010 18 5 4 2 5 1 27 8
2011 16 4 4 1 - 20 5
Total 53 13 11 4 5 1 69 18
Career total 85 15 17 4 8 1 110 20

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 FIFA.com, Asuna Tanaka; retrieved 2012-8-13.
  2. London2012.com, Asuna Tanaka; Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "Asuna Tanaka"; retrieved 2012-8-13.