|Full name||Rie Yamaki|
|Date of birth||October 2, 1975|
|Place of birth||Chiba, Japan|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 4+1⁄2 in)|
|1994–1998||Nikko Securities Dream Ladies||80||(10)|
|2003–2004||Ohara Gakuen JaSRA||33||(10)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Biography[change | change source]
Yamaki was born in Chiba Prefecture on October 2, 1975. She joined for Nissan FC in 1989. In 1989 season, she was selected Young players awards. However, the club was disbanded in 1993. In 1994, she moved to Nikko Securities Dream Ladies. The club won Nadeshiko League championship for 3 years in a row (1996-1998). She was also selected MVP awards in 1997 season. However, the club was disbanded in 1998 due to financial strain. She moved to German Bundesliga club Frankfurt. In 2003, she returned to Japan and joined Ohara Gakuen JaSRA. She retired end of 2004 season. She was also selected Best Eleven for 5 years in a row (1993-1997).
In December 1993, when Yamaki was 18 years old, she was selected the Japan national team for 1993 AFC Championship. At this competition, on 4 December, she debuted against Chinese Taipei. She also played at 1994, 1998 Asian Games, 1995 and 1997 AFC Championship. She was a member of Japan for 1995, 1999 World Cup and 1996 Summer Olympics. She played 50 games and scored 3 goals for Japan until 1999.
Statistics[change | change source]
|Japan national team|
References[change | change source]
- Japan Football Association(in Japanese)