Yukari Kinga and Shinobu Ohno

Arsenal Ladies have announced the signing of Japan internationals Yukari Kinga and Shinobu Ohno.

Yukari Kinga and Shinobu Ohno were both key players in Nadeshiko Japan’s World Cup Germany 2011 win as well as helping their side win the silver medal at the London 2012 Olympics.

Kinga is an experienced defender and joins Arsenal from Japanese league champions INAC Kobe.

Ohno has previously played with NTV Beleza and INAC Kobe, she also featured in the French champions club Olympique Lyonnais.

Vic Akers spoke on arsenal.com: “Yukari and Shinobu are both extremely experienced internationals, who are proven at the very top level,” he said.
“They will add real quality to our squad and we are delighted to welcome them to Arsenal Ladies.”

Thanks to Ken Suzuki – View more of the player transfers in and out of Japan here.

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  1. gromit 8 years ago

    Poland GK is PSG’s #3 (behind Benameur and Pons).

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