Yuki Ogimi signs contract with 1. FFC Frankfurt

Japanese world champion Yuki Ogimi signs a two-year contract with 1. FFC Frankfurt
About two weeks before the start of the season at the Allianz Women’s Bundesliga, the current Champions League winners a high-profile newcomer reported: 1. FFC Frankfurt and the Japanese national player Yuki Ogimi have agreed on a dated until June 30, 2017 agreement. Recently the 28-year old attacking player was at VfL Wolfsburg under contract. In the Women’s Bundesliga, the world champion of 2011 is already been very successful: between 2010 and 2013, the 124-times national player unlaced their shoes for 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam with whom she, the UEFA Women’s Champions League in 2010 and three league titles in a row? won. In the 2012/13 season to Yuki Ogimi the scoring inside the cannon kicker. Caught in the jersey of their national Yuki Ogimi celebrated whose younger sister Asano Nagasato plays in Potsdam, after the great World Cup triumph in 2011 another outstanding success. These include winning the silver medal at the 2012 Olympics in London and the title with the “Nadeshiko” at the Asian Cup in 2014. It was not until a few weeks ago it was with the Japanese national team in the final of the Women’s World Cup in Canada, where they attach 2 : 5 against the USA’s first goal for their team scored. At club level include – besides the won titles in Germany – three Japanese championships and four Cup wins at the career highlights of studying sports psychologist. Yuki Ogimi receives at 1. FFC Frankfurt, the shirt number 9 Yuki Ogimi: “I look forward to the new challenges with the Champions League winners 1. FFC Frankfurt. VfL Wolfsburg I am very grateful that he agrees to this change. The VfL is a great club with great people and a great team. But I believe that Frankfurt and the FFC are entirely appropriate for me personally “. FFC manager Siegfried Dietrich: “We are very happy that after the departure of Celia Sasic our senior management succession planning for the season 2015/16 with the obligation of Yuki Ogimi can finish very high-profile. Yuki Ogimi is a top offensive player and an outstanding personality of the international women’s football, the best fits in our team concept. The short transfer from Wolfsburg to Frankfurt has been realized between two clubs very amicably. ” FFC Head Coach Colin Bell: “There is a tremendous thing that we could undertake an absolute world-class player in Yuki Ogimi that their outstanding qualities already in Potsdam Chelsea and Wolfsburg, has especially asked but in the Japanese national team to the test. It is an offensive in the area versatile player who exactly embodies the attributes with their game intelligence, their running strength and their safety ball that match our playing philosophy “.

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