Asuna Tanaka

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Asuna Tanaka
Asuna Tanaka 2012 (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Asuna Tanaka
Date of birth (1988-04-23) 23 April 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Japan
Height 164 cm (5 ft 5 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
1. FFC Frankfurt
Number 24
Youth career
-2003 Speranza F.C.
2004-2006 Tokiwagigakuen H.S.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Tasaki Perure F.C. 32 (2)
2009–2013 INAC Kobe Leonessa 71 (14)
2013- 1. FFC Frankfurt
National team
2011– Japan 29 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 November 2011.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20 July 2013

Asuna Tanaka (田中 明日菜 Tanaka Asuna?, born 23 February 1988) is a Japanese international footballer currently playing as a midfielder for L. League club INAC Kobe Leonessa. She played at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Tasaki Perule F.C. 2007 13 0 3 0 3 0 19 0
2008 19 2 3 0 - 22 2
Total 32 2 6 0 3 0 41 2
INAC Kobe Leonessa 2009 19 4 3 1 - 22 5
2010 18 5 4 2 5 1 27 8
2011 16 4 4 1 - 20 5
2012 18 1 4 1 6 0 28 2
2013 9 1 - - 3 0 12 1
Total 80 15 15 5 14 1 109 21
Career total 112 17 21 5 17 1 150 23

International Goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 1 September 2011 Jinan, China  Thailand
2-0
3-0
Football at the 2012 Summer Olympics Qualifiers
2. 11 September 2011 Jinan, China  China PR
1-0
1-0
Football at the 2012 Summer Olympics Qualifiers
3. 2 March 2012 Faro, Portugal  Germany
2-2
4-3
2012 Algarve Cup
Gold medal match in 2012 London Olympics. Asuna Tanaka-red 14, Abby Wambach-blue 14, Hope Solo-1, Becky Sauerbrunn-4

Honors[edit]

Teams[edit]

Japan National Team
Champion (1): 2005
Champion (1): 2011
INAC Kobe
Champions (2): 2011, 2012
Champions (3): 2010, 2011, 2012
Champion (1): 2012
Frankfurt
Champion (1): 2013–14

Individual[edit]

Best Eleven (2): 2011, 2012

References[edit]