Hiromi Ikeda

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Hiromi Ikeda
Personal information
Full name Hiromi Ikeda
Date of birth (1975-12-22) 22 December 1975 (age 42)
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
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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