Naomoto playing for Freiburg in 2019
|Full name||Hikaru Naomoto|
|Date of birth||March 3, 1994|
|Place of birth||Ogori, Fukuoka, Japan|
|Height||1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)|
|2007–2011||Fukuoka J. Anclas||26||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2020 season|
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Naomoto was born in Ogori on March 3, 1994. In 2007, she joined her local club Fukuoka J. Anclas. After graduating from high school, she joined Urawa Reds in 2012. She was selected Best Eleven in 2014 season. In June 2018, she moved to German Bundesliga club Freiburg. In 2020, she returned to Urawa Reds.
Naomoto played for the Japan U-17 national team at 2010 U-17 World Cup Japan won the 2nd place and the U-20 team at 2012 U-20 World Cup Japan won the 3rd place. On May 8, 2014, she debuted for the Japan national team against New Zealand. She was a member of Japan for 2014 Asian Cup and 2014 Asian Games. Japan won the championship at Asian Cup and the 2nd place at Asian Games. In 2018, she played at 2018 Asian Cup and Japan won their second consecutive title. She played 20 games for Japan until 2019.
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|Japan national team|