Hiromi Ikeda

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Hiromi Ikeda
Personal information
Full name Hiromi Ikeda
Date of birth 22 December 1975 (1975-12-22) (age 41)
Place of birth Honjō, Saitama, Japan
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995–2008 Tasaki Perule 236 (15)
National team
1997–2008 Japan 119 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
In this Japanese name, the family name is Ikeda.

Hiromi Ikeda (池田浩美, Ikeda Hiromi, born December 22, 1975), also known as Hiromi Isozaki (笠崎浩美, Isozaki Hiromi),[1] is a Japanese female athlete. She is best known as an association football player who competed in two Summer Olympic Games.[2]

Career[change | change source]

Ikeda was a member of the Japan women's national football team for eleven years.

She competed three World Cup tournaments[3]

She was part of the women's team which played at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.[2] She was elected captain of the Olympian women's football team at the 2008 games.[4]

Ikeda retired as a player in 2009.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. When she married in 2007, Isozaki changed her name to Ikeda.
  2. 2.0 2.1 SportsReference.com (SR/Olympics), Hiromi Isozaki-Ikeda; retrieved 2012-8-29.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 FIFA.com, Hiromi Isozaki; retrieved 2012-8-29.
  4. FIFA.com, "Isozaki: We can match the best," 9 September 2007; retrieved 2012-8-29.
  5. 女子サッカー元代表主将の池田ら引退 (Ikeda retires), Asahi Shimbun (Japan). January 16, 2009; retrieved 2012-8-29.

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