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CINDERELLA STORY: Nadeshiko Japan Grows From Humble Beginnings To World Cup Winners


Offbeat  (tags: Japan, World Cup, win, gold, Nadeshiko Japan, soccer, humble beginning, factory job, parttime job, disaster, uplifting )

Naoko
- 2621 days ago - asahi.com
"No one on the Japanese national team has ever played just for themselves. We were able to continue running until the end because we were fighting to raise the value of women's soccer itself."



   

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linda b (186)
Wednesday July 20, 2011, 5:29 pm
Noted thanks Naoko
 

Glamour Girlcat (32)
Friday July 22, 2011, 8:28 pm
Yay!! I am soo HAPPY for them!
 
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