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Kana Osafune (長船 加奈, Osafune Kana, born October 16, 1989) is a Japanese football player. She plays for Urawa Reds. She played for Japan national team.

Kana Osafune
長船 加奈
Personal information
Full name Kana Osafune
Date of birth (1989-10-16) October 16, 1989 (age 29)
Place of birth Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Urawa Reds
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 TEPCO Mareeze 56 (1)
2011 Nippon TV Beleza 11 (0)
2012–2014 Vegalta Sendai 62 (7)
2015– Urawa Reds 61 (5)
Total 190 (13)
National team
2008 Japan U-20 1 (0)
2010–2015 Japan 15 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 31, 2018

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Club careerEdit

Osafune was born in Toyonaka on October 16, 1989. After graduating from high school, she joined TEPCO Mareeze in 2008. However, the club was disbanded for Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in 2011. In June, she moved to Nippon TV Beleza. In 2012, she moved to new club Vegalta Sendai. In 2013, she was elected Best Eleven. In 2015, she moved to Urawa Reds.

National team careerEdit

In November 2008, Osafune was elected Japan U-20 national team for 2008 U-20 World Cup.[1] On January 13, 2010, she debuted for Japan national team against Denmark.[2] She was a member of Japan for 2010 Asian Games and Japan won the championship. She played 15 games and scored 2 goals for Japan until 2015.

Club statisticsEdit

Club Season League Cup League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
TEPCO Mareeze 2008 18 0 1 0 - 19 0
2009 21 1 3 0 - 24 1
2010 17 0 2 0 5 0 24 0
Total 56 1 6 0 5 0 67 1
Nippon TV Beleza 2011 11 0 3 1 - 14 1
Total 11 0 3 1 - 14 1
Vegalta Sendai 2012
Total
Career total 67 2 9 1 5 0 81 2

National team statisticsEdit

[3]

Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2010 3 0
2011 0 0
2012 1 0
2013 4 0
2014 6 2
2015 1 0
Total 15 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIFA
  2. ^ Japan Football Association (in Japanese)
  3. ^ List of match in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

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