Kyoko Yano

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Kyoko Yano
Personal information
Date of birth 3 June 1984 (1984-06-03) (age 29)
Place of birth Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 4+12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Urawa Reds Ladies
Number 3
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007– Urawa Reds Ladies 81 (2)
National team
2003– Japan 67 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 July 2011.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 July 2011
Kyoko Yano
Medal record
Representing  Japan
Women's Association football
Olympic Games
Silver 2012 London Team
In this Japanese name, the family name is Yano.

Kyoko Yano (矢野喬子 Yano Kyōko?, born 3 June 1984) is a Japanese female athlete. She is best known as an association football player who competed in three Summer Olympic Games.[1]

Career[change | edit source]

Yano played on the Japan women's national football team at the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup, the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup and the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup tournaments.[1]

She took part in the 2004 Summer Olympics and 2008 Summer Olympics.[2] She played on the team which won a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics at London.[3]

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References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 FIFA.com, Kyoko Yano; retrieved 2012-8-13.
  2. Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "Kyoko Yano"; retrieved 2012-8-13.
  3. London2012.com, Kyoto Yano; retrieved 2012-8-13.

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