FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Japan Bid Activity

Japan Bid Committee

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Japan Bid Committee
  • Chairman
    TASHIMA Kohzo
    JFA President
  • Vice Chairman
    IWAGAMI Kazumichi
    JFA Vice President
    President, Japan Women's Football League
  • Vice Chairman
    IMAI Junko
    Chairperson, JFA Women's Committee
Name Current Position
MemberMURAI MitsuruJFA Vice President
Chairman, Japan Professional Football League
MemberSUHARA KiyotakaJFA General Secretary and Chief Executive Officer
MemberKITAZAWA TsuyoshiJFA Exco Member
Chairman, Japan Inclusive Football Federation
MemberSASAKI NorioJFA Exco Member
Former Coach of Japan Women's National Team
MemberYAMAGUCHI KaoriJFA Exco Member
Executive Board Member, Japanese Olympic Committee
MemberAYABE MichieJFA Councilor
Head, Sub Committee of Women's Competitions
MemberHANYU HideyukiPresident, Tokyo Verdy, Inc.
Head, J.League Women's Project
MemberKOBAYASHI MiyukiManager, Jef United Ichihara Chiba Ladies
Exco Member, Japan University Women's Football Association
MemberYAMGISHI SachikoMember, JFA Referees Committee
Former FIFA Referee
MemberSHINO MitsukoAssistant Minister, Director-General for Cultural Affairs,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
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