|Full name||Megumi Takase|
|Date of birth||November 10, 1990|
|Place of birth||Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 4 1⁄2 in)|
|INAC Kobe Leonessa|
|2006–2008||Hokkaido Bunkyo University Meisei High School|
|2009–||INAC Kobe Leonessa||213||(96)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of 2020 season|
Biography[change | change source]
Takase was born in Kitami on November 10, 1990. After graduating from Hokkaido Bunkyo University Meisei High School, she joined INAC Kobe Leonessa in 2009. In 2009 season, she was selected Best Young Player awards. In 2012, she scored 20 goals in 18 games and became top scorer. she was also selected MVP awards.
On January 15, 2010, Takase debuted for the the Japan national team against Chile. In July, she was selected to play for the the Japan U-20 national team at the 2010 U-20 World Cup. She was a member of Japan's squad for the 2011 World Cup and the 2012 Summer Olympics. Japan won the championship at the 2011 World Cup and won a silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics. In Asia, she was also a squad member for the 2010 Asian Games and the 2014 Asian Cup. Japan won the championship at both tournaments. She played 61 games and scored 9 goals for Japan until 2016.
Statistics[change | change source]
|INAC Kobe Leonessa||2009||19||16||3||1||-||22||17|
|Japan national team|