Yuria Obara (小原 由梨愛, Obara Yuria, born September 4, 1990) is a Japanese football player. She plays for Albirex Niigata. She played for Japan national team.

Yuria Obara
小原 由梨愛
Personal information
Full name Yuria Obara
Date of birth (1990-09-04) September 4, 1990 (age 31)
Place of birth Towada, Aomori, Japan
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3+12 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Albirex Niigata
Number 14
Youth career
2006–2008 Tokiwagi Gakuen High School
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009– Albirex Niigata 146 (5)
Total 146 (5)
National team
2010 Japan U-20 3 (0)
2014 Japan 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 31, 2018

Club careerEdit

Obara was born in Towada on September 4, 1990. After graduating from high school, she joined Albirex Niigata in 2009.

National team careerEdit

In July 2010, Obara was selected Japan U-20 national team for 2010 U-20 World Cup.[1] In May 2014, she was selected Japan national team for 2014 Asian Cup. At this competition, on May 18, she debuted against Jordan. Japan won the championship.

National team statisticsEdit


Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2014 1 0
Total 1 0


  1. ^ FIFA
  2. ^ List of match in 2014 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

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