|Full name||Miho Fukumoto|
|Date of birth||October 2, 1983|
|Place of birth||Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan|
|Height||1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Sanfrecce Hiroshima Regina|
|Kamimura Gakuen High School|
|2001–2016||Okayama Yunogo Belle||259||(0)|
|2016–2018||INAC Kobe Leonessa||7||(0)|
|2019–2020||Chifure AS Elfen Saitama||11||(0)|
|2021–||Sanfrecce Hiroshima Regina|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2019 season|
Biography[change | change source]
Fukumoto was born in Ibusuki on October 2, 1983. She joined for Okayama Yunogo Belle in 2001. She was selected Best Eleven 3 times (2006, 2012 and 2014). She played 259 matches for the club. In August 2016, she moved to INAC Kobe Leonessa. However she could hardly play in the match. In 2019, she moved to Chifure AS Elfen Saitama. In 2021, she moved to new club, Sanfrecce Hiroshima Regina.
In August 2002, Fukumoto was selected by the Japan U-20 national team for the 2002 U-19 World Championship. In October, she was selected by the Japan national team for the 2002 Asian Games. At this competition, on October 4, she debuted against Vietnam. She played in the World Cup 3 times (2007, 2011 and 2015) and at the Summer Olympics 2 times (2008 and 2012). Japan won the championship at the 2011 World Cup, came second in the 2015 World Cup and got a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics. She played 81 games for Japan until 2016.
Statistics[change | change source]
|Japan national team|