Nahomi Kawasumi

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Nahomi Kawasumi
Nahomi Kawasumi in 2011.JPG
Kawasumi at the 2011 World Cup
Personal information
Full name Nahomi Kawasumi
Date of birth (1985-09-23) September 23, 1985 (age 35)
Place of birth Yamato, Kanagawa, Japan
Height 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sky Blue FC
Youth career
2001–2003 Yamato Sylphid
2004–2007 Nippon Sport Science University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2016 INAC Kobe Leonessa 155 (60)
2014Seattle Reign FC (loan) 22 (9)
2016–2018 Seattle Reign FC 48 (9)
2019– Sky Blue FC 19 (0)
2020INAC Kobe Leonessa (loan) 9 (0)
National team
2008–2018 Japan 90 (20)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2020 season

Nahomi Kawasumi (川澄 奈穂美, Kawasumi Nahomi, born September 23, 1985) is a Japanese football player. She played for the Japan national team.

Biography[change | change source]

Kawasumi was a member of the Japan national team that won the 2011 World Cup. She scored two goals during the tournament.[1]

She played on the women's team which won a silver medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Her play was highlighted when she scored a crucial goal in her team's first match in the Olympic tournament.[2]

Statistics[change | change source]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
INAC Kobe Leonessa[1] 2008 21 3 4 2 - 25 5
2009 21 10 3 0 - 24 10
2010 18 8 4 2 5 2 27 12
2011 16 12 4 2 - 20 14
Total 76 33 15 6 5 2 96 41
Career total 76 33 15 6 5 2 96 41

[3][4]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2008 1 0
2009 2 0
2010 7 0
2011 13 6
2012 16 3
2013 11 3
2014 17 6
2015 11 1
2016 4 1
2017 0 0
2018 8 0
Total 90 20

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 FIFA.com, Nahomi Kawasumi; retrieved 2012-7-25.
  2. London2012,com, "Japan start with a win"; retrieved 2012-8-7.
  3. Japan Football Association(in Japanese)
  4. List of match in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

Other websites[change | change source]