Risa Shimizu

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Risa Shimizu
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Shimizu playing for Japan in 2019
Personal information
Full name Risa Shimizu
Date of birth (1996-06-15) June 15, 1996 (age 26)
Place of birth Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza
Youth career
2009–2012 Nippon TV Beleza
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013– Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza 145 (2)
National team
2012 Japan U-17 4 (1)
2018– Japan 33 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2020 season
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of December 31, 2020

Risa Shimizu (清水 梨紗, Shimizu Risa, born June 15, 1996) is a Japanese football player. She plays for the Japan national team.

Biography[change | change source]

Shimizu was born in Kobe on June 15, 1996. In 2013, she was promoted to Nippon TV Beleza (later Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza) from their youth team. She was selected Best Eleven for 4 years in a row (2017-2020).

In 2012, Shimizu was selected the Japan U-17 national team for 2012 U-17 World Cup. In 2017, she was selected the Japan national team for 2018 Algarve Cup. At this competition, on February 28, she debuted against Netherlands. She also played at 2018 Asian Cup and Japan won the championship. She also played at 2018 Asian Games and Japan won the champions. In 2019, she was selected Japan for 2019 World Cup.

Statistics[change | change source]


Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2018 19 0
2019 12 0
2020 2 0
Total 33 0

References[change | change source]

  1. List of match in 2018, 2019, 2020 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

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