• Date of Birth: 17 October 1990
  • Height: 171 cm
  • Shirt number: 4
  • Position: Defender
  • Current club: Urawa Reds Ladies (JPN)
  • International Caps: 27
  • International Goals: 0


2011Frankfurt/Main 17/07/2011Japan JPN2:2 a.e.t. (1:1, 0:0) 3:1 PSOUSA USAFinal
2011Frankfurt/Main 13/07/2011Japan JPN3:1 (1:1)SWE SwedenSemi-finals
2011Wolfsburg 09/07/2011Germany GER0:1 a.e.t.JPN JapanQuarter-finals
2011Augsburg 05/07/2011England ENG2:0 (1:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
2011Leverkusen 01/07/2011Japan JPN4:0 (3:0)MEX MexicoFirst stage
2011Bochum 27/06/2011Japan JPN2:1 (1:1)NZL New ZealandFirst stage
  • Asia’s female elite return to action

    Asia’s female elite return to action

    FIFA.com previews the London 2012 qualifiers as world champions Japan prepare to face Australia, China PR, Korea DPR, Korea Republic and Thailand with another glittering prize at stake.
  • Kaihori and Kumagai, Japan's penalty stars

    Kaihori and Kumagai, Japan's penalty stars

    After their star turns in the penalty shoot-out which saw Japan lift the FIFA Women's World Cup, Ayumi Kaihori and Saki Kumagai told FIFA.com what the victory means to them and their country.
    • Saki Kumagai of Japan smiles
    • Ayumi Kaihori (L) and his team mate Saki Kumagai of Japan celebrate
    • Abby Wambach of USA holds off a challenge from Saki Kumagai
    • Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa celebrates scoring with Japan's defender Saki Kumagai (R)
    • Inka Grings of Germany (R) takes on Saki Kumagai of Japan
    • Sarah Gregorius of New Zealand battles with Saki Kumagai of Japan


    Matches Played6
    Minutes played600
    Goals for0
    Yellow cards1
    Red Cards0