Nahomi Kawasumi

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Nahomi Kawasumi
Nahomi Kawasumi in 2011.JPG
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-09-23) 23 September 1985 (age 32)
Place of birth Yamato, Kanagawa, Japan
Height 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
INAC Kobe Leonessa
Number 9
Youth career
2004-2007 Nippon Sport Science University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008– INAC Kobe Leonessa 65 (27)
National team
2008– Japan 24 (7)
* 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 29 February 2012
Nahomi Kawasumi
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 Kawasumi.

Nahomi Kawasumi (川澄 奈穂美, Kawasumi Nahomi, born 23 September 1985) is a Japanese female athlete. She is best known as an association football player.[1]

Kawasumi was a member of the Japan women's national football team that won the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup. She scored two goals during the tournament.[2]

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.[3]

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
INAC Kobe Leonessa[2] 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

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References[change | change source]

  1. London Olympics.com (London2012), Nahomi Kawasumi; retrieved 2012-7-25.
  2. 2.0 2.1 FIFA.com, Nahomi Kawasumi; retrieved 2012-7-25.
  3. London2012,com, "Japan start with a win"; retrieved 2012-8-7.

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