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Japan Homare SAWA


Record at FIFA Tournaments
FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifier2003, 200715915120300
Olympic Football Tournament Women Final1996, 2004, 2008, 20121762930100
FIFA Women's World Cup Final1995, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2011, 201524123980400
FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifiers
2007Toluca 17/03/2007Mexico MEX2:1 (2:1)JPN Japanround109
2007Tokyo 10/03/2007Japan JPN2:0 (1:0)MEX Mexicoround109
2007Adelaide 30/07/2006Japan JPN2:3 (1:3)PRK Korea DPRThird/Fourth place
2007Adelaide 27/07/2006Japan JPN0:2 (0:2)AUS AustraliaSemi-finals
2007Adelaide 23/07/2006China PR CHN0:1 (0:1)JPN JapanFinal round
2007Adelaide 21/07/2006Chinese Taipei TPE1:11 (1:4)JPN JapanFinal round
2007Adelaide 19/07/2006Japan JPN5:0 (1:0)VIE VietnamFinal round
2003Tokyo 12/07/2003Japan JPN2:0 (0:0)MEX Mexicoround109
2003Mexico City 05/07/2003Mexico MEX2:2 (0:0)JPN Japanround109
2003Bangkok 21/06/2003Japan JPN0:1 (0:1)KOR Korea RepublicMatch for third place
2003Bangkok 19/06/2003Korea DPR PRK3:0 (2:0)JPN JapanSemi-finals
2003Bangkok 15/06/2003Japan JPN5:0 (0:0)TPE Chinese TaipeiGroup matches
2003Bangkok 13/06/2003Japan JPN7:0 (3:0)MYA MyanmarGroup matches
2003Bangkok 11/06/2003Japan JPN7:0 (3:0)GUM GuamGroup matches
2003Bangkok 09/06/2003Japan JPN15:0 (8:0)PHI PhilippinesGroup matches
Women's Olympic Football Tournament
2012London 09/08/2012USA USA2:1 (1:0)JPN JapanGold medal match
2012London 06/08/2012France FRA1:2 (0:1)JPN JapanSemi-finals
2012Cardiff 03/08/2012Brazil BRA0:2 (0:1)JPN JapanQuarter-finals
2012Coventry 28/07/2012Japan JPN0:0SWE SwedenFirst stage
2012Coventry 25/07/2012Japan JPN2:1 (2:0)CAN CanadaFirst stage
2008Beijing 21/08/2008Germany GER2:0 (0:0)JPN JapanBronze medal match
2008Beijing 18/08/2008Japan JPN2:4 (1:2)USA USASemi-finals
2008Qinhuangdao 15/08/2008China PR CHN0:2 (0:1)JPN JapanQuarter-finals
2008Shanghai 12/08/2008Norway NOR1:5 (1:1)JPN JapanFirst stage
2008Qinhuangdao 09/08/2008USA USA1:0 (1:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
2008Qinhuangdao 06/08/2008Japan JPN2:2 (0:1)NZL New ZealandFirst stage
2004Thessaloniki 20/08/2004USA USA2:1 (1:0)JPN JapanQuarter-finals
2004Piraeus 14/08/2004Japan JPN0:1 (0:0)NGA NigeriaFirst stage
2004Volos 11/08/2004Sweden SWE0:1 (0:1)JPN JapanFirst stage
1996Washington Dc 25/07/1996Norway NOR4:0 (1:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
1996Birmingham 23/07/1996Brazil BRA2:0 (0:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
1996Birmingham 21/07/1996Germany GER3:2 (2:2)JPN JapanFirst stage
FIFA Women's World Cup
2015 05/07/2015USA USA5:2 (4:1)JPN JapanFinal
2015Edmonton 27/06/2015Australia AUS0:1 (0:0)JPN JapanQuarter-finals
2015 23/06/2015Japan JPN2:1 (1:0)NED NetherlandsRound of 16
2015Winnipeg 16/06/2015Ecuador ECU0:1 (0:1)JPN JapanFirst stage
2015Vancouver12/06/2015Japan JPN2:1 (2:0)CMR CameroonFirst stage
2015Vancouver08/06/2015Japan JPN1:0 (1:0)SUI SwitzerlandFirst stage
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
2007Hangzhou 17/09/2007Germany GER2:0 (1:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
2007Shanghai 14/09/2007Argentina ARG0:1 (0:0)JPN JapanFirst stage
2007Shanghai 11/09/2007Japan JPN2:2 (0:0)ENG EnglandFirst stage
2003Foxborough 27/09/2003Canada CAN3:1 (1:1)JPN JapanGroup matches
2003Columbus 24/09/2003Germany GER3:0 (2:0)JPN JapanGroup matches
2003Columbus 20/09/2003Japan JPN6:0 (2:0)ARG ArgentinaGroup matches
1999Chicago 26/06/1999Norway NOR4:0 (3:0)JPN JapanGroup matches
1999Portland 23/06/1999Japan JPN0:5 (0:1)RUS RussiaGroup matches
1999San Jose (Usa) 19/06/1999Japan JPN1:1 (0:1)CAN CanadaGroup matches
1995Vasteras 09/06/1995Sweden SWE2:0 (0:0)JPN JapanGroup matches
1995Karlstad 07/06/1995Brazil BRA1:2 (1:2)JPN JapanGroup matches
1995Karlstad 05/06/1995Germany GER1:0 (1:0)JPN JapanGroup matches

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  • Yuki Ogimi #17 of Japan and Homare Sawa #10 celebrate
  • A view of Homare Sawa #10 of Japan's jersey
  • Ecuador's forward  Monica Quinteros (R) is challenged by Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa
  • Homare Sawa of Japan looks on
  • INAC Kobe Leonessa's Homare Sawa (C) celebrates
  • Homare Sawa of Japan poses for a portrait prior to the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2014.
  • Homare Sawa of INAC Kobe Leonessa
  • Homare Sawa of Japan poses with her medal after the Women's Football
  • Homare Sawa of Japan in action during the Women's Volvo Winners Cup
  • Homare Sawa of Japan looks on during the Women's Volvo Winners Cup
  • Japan midfielder Homare Sawa assists with the Japan 2012 draw
  • Japan 2012 tournament draw
  • INAC Kobe Leonessa midfielder Homare Sawa (R) against JEF United in the Nadeshiko League
  • Homare Sawa of INAC Kobe Leonessa Ladies
  • FIFA Interactive World Cup 2011 champion Francisco Cruz meets FIFA Women's World Player of the Year for 2011 Homare Sawa of Japan while attending the FIFA Ballon d'Or 2011 Gala in Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Homare Sawa #10 of Japan reacts after North Korea's late goal