Homare Sawa

Promo 11+ with Homare Sawa

Homare Sawa

09-01-2012, Zürich.  Homare Sawa (Japan, captain of the Japan National Team, Winner ot the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011) is the FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year 2011.

F-MARC thanks Homare Sawa for her kind support in promoting 11+ worldwide!

FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala Jan 2012

FIFA World Players of the Year 2011

09-01-2012, Zürich. Homare Sawa (Japan) and Lionel Messi (Argentina – FC Barcelona) won the 2011 awards at the prestigious FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala at Kongresshaus in Zürich, Switzerland.

Promo pic Sawa 11+

Meeting Sawa in Tokyo

30/11/11 – We meet Homare Sawa, jersey nr 10 and captain of NADESHIKO, and had a shooting/interview with her for 11+ promotion.

Sawa led the Japanese national team as captain to a World Championship victory and received the Golden Boot and Golden Ball awards as the top scorer (5 goals during the 2011 World Cup) and MVP in the tournament. After a 2-2 tie in front of a sellout crowd in Frankfurt, Germany, (with 1 goal by Sawa in the 117th minute), Japan won the penalty shootout 3-1, defeating the United States to win their first ever World Cup.

His team INAC Kobe Leoness played a friendly game against FC Arsenal in the same evening (final result 1:1).