Mizuho Sakaguchi

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Mizuho Sakaguchi
Mizuho Sakaguchi in 2011.JPG
Playing in the 2011 World Cup
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-10-15) 15 October 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth Sakai, Osaka, Japan
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
NTV Beleza
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2004 Speranza Takatsuki 21 (7)
2006–2008 TASAKI Perure F.C 56 (15)
2009 F.C. Indiana 2 (1)
2010–2011 Albirex Niigata Ladies 28 (10)
2012- NTV Beleza
National team
2006– Japan 47 (16)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 November 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 September 2011
Mizuho Sakaguchi
Medal record
Representing  Japan
Women's Association football
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2012 London Team
In this Japanese name, the family name is Sakaguchi.

Mizuho Sakaguchi (阪口夢穂, Sakaguchi Mizuho, born 15 October 1987) is a female Japanese athlete. She is best known as an association football player.[1]

Sakaguchi was a member of the Japan women's national football team that won the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.[2]

Sakaguchi was a member of the women's team in the 2008 Summer Olympics at Beijing.[3] She was a member of the team which won a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics at London.[4] Her play was highlighted when she scored a crucial goal in the Olympics semi-final game.[5]

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Speranza Takatsuki 2003 9 1 0 0 - 9 1
2004 12 6 0 0 - 12 6
Total 21 7 0 0 - 21 7
TASAKI Perure F.C.[6] 2006 16 4 4 1 - 20 5
2007 20 7 4 0 0 0 24 7
2008 20 4 3 0 - 23 4
Total 56 15 11 1 0 0 67 16
F.C. Indiana 2009 2 0 - - 2 0
Total 2 0 - - 2 0
Albirex Niigata Ladies[6] 2010 12 4 3 0 4 3 19 7
2011 16 6 4 1 - 20 7
Total 28 10 7 1 4 3 39 14
NTV Beleza[6] 2012
Total
Career total 107 32 18 2 4 3 129 37

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. FIFA.com, Mizuho Sakaguchi; retrieved 2012-8-7.
  2. Mizuho Sakaguchi FIFA
  3. Sports Reference.com (SR/Olympics), "Mizuho Sakaguchi"; retrieved 2012-8-10.
  4. London2012.com, Mizuho Sakaguchi; retrieved 2012-8-10.
  5. "Japan reaches women’s football final after holding on to beat France 2-1," Washington Post' (US), August 6, 2012; retrieved 2012-8-6.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 WorldFootball.net, Mizuho Sakaguchi; retrieved 2012-8-7.

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