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Nanase Kiryu
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Kiryu in 2014
Personal information
Full name Nanase Kiryu
Date of birth October 31, 1989 (1989-10-31) (age 31)
Place of birth Kanagawa, Japan
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder, Forward
Club information
Current club Changnyeong WFC
Youth career
2007 Nippon TV Beleza
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2013 Nippon TV Beleza 94 (25)
2014 Sky Blue FC 16 (0)
2014–2015 Nippon TV Beleza 18 (2)
2016 Guangdong Haiyin
2017–2019 Okayama Yunogo Belle
2020– Changnyeong WFC
National team
2010–2014 Japan 16 (3)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2015 season.
† Appearances (Goals).

Nanase Kiryu (木龍 七瀬 , Kiryu Nanase, born October 31, 1989) is a Japanese football player. She played for the Japan national team.


Kiryu was born in Kanagawa Prefecture on October 31, 1989. From 2007, she played for Nippon TV Beleza in Nadeshiko League. During her career with the team, she scored 25 goals in her 94 appearances. In February 2014, she signed with Sky Blue FC in the National Women's Soccer League, where she played for one season before returning to Nippon TV Beleza. In January 2016, Kiryu signed with Chinese Division 2 club Guangdong Haiyin, in the Chinese city of Guangzhou. In 2017, she returned to Japan and joined Okayama Yunogo Belle.

On January 13, 2010, Kiryu debuted for the Japan national team against Denmark. She was a member of Japan for 2014 Asian Cup and Japan won the championship. She played 16 games and scored 3 goals for Japan until 2014.


Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2010 3 0
2011 0 0
2012 2 0
2013 1 0
2014 10 3
Total 16 3
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