Yoko Tanaka

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Yoko Tanaka
田中 陽子
Yōko Tanaka 2012 (cropped).JPG
2012 U-20 World Cup Awards Ceremony
Personal information
Full name Yoko Tanaka
Date of birth (1993-07-30) July 30, 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi, Japan
Height 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Nojima Stella Kanagawa Sagamihara
Number 8
Youth career
2006–2011 JFA Academy Fukushima
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 INAC Kobe Leonessa 34 (8)
2015– Nojima Stella Kanagawa Sagamihara 63 (32)
Total 97 (40)
National team
2008–2010 Japan U-17 9 (4)
2012 Japan U-20 6 (6)
2013 Japan 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 31, 2017

Yoko Tanaka (田中 陽子, Tanaka Yōko, born July 30, 1993) is a Japanese football player. She plays for Nojima Stella Kanagawa Sagamihara. She played for Japan national team.

Club career[edit]

Tanaka was born in Yamaguchi on July 30, 1993. After graduating from JFA Academy Fukushima, she joined INAC Kobe Leonessa in 2012. In 2014, she moved to Nojima Stella Kanagawa Sagamihara.

National team career[edit]

Tanaka was a member of Japan U-17 national team for 2008 and 2010 U-17 World Cup. At 2010, she played 6 games and 4 goals, and U-17 Japan team won 2nd place. She was also a member of U-20 team for 2012 U-20 World Cup in Japan. She played 6 games and 6 goals. She was elected Silver Shoe awards and Japan won 3rd place. In March 2013, she was elected Japan national team for 2013 Algarve Cup. At this competition, on March 6, she debuted against Norway. She played 4 games for Japan in 2013.

National team statistics[edit]


Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2013 4 0
Total 4 0


  1. ^ List of match in 2013 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

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