Football Officials - Referees

RefereeYear of birthInternational since
IMAIZUMI Nami 1978 2008
KAJIYAMA Fusako 1977 2011
KUWAHARA Rikako 1979 2013
YAMAGISHI Sachiko 1973 2003
Assistant RefereeYear of birthInternational since
CHIBA Emi 1975 2009
OHATA Chie 1977 2011
TAKAHASHI Saori 1973 2004
TESHIROGI Naomi 1980 2013

HONOURS

FIFA World Cup™ appearances
5 (1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014)
Continental titles
  • Winner Asian Nations Cup (1992, 2000, 2004, 2011)
Best Results
  • Winner FIFA Women's World Cup Final (2011), FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Final (2014)
  • Runners-Up FIFA U-20 World Cup Final (1999), FIFA Confederations Cup (2001), FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Final (2010), Olympic Football Tournament Women Final (2012)
  • Third Olympic Football Tournament Final (1968), FIFA Club World Cup (2007, 2008), FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Final (2012)
  • Fourth FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Final (2005), Women's Olympic Football Tournament (2008), FIFA Club World Cup (2011), Olympic Football Tournament Final (2012)