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Masami Ihara

Personal information
Full nameMasami Ihara
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11.6 in)
Playing positionDefender (retired)

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|} is a former Japanese football player. The influential defender was captain of the Japan national football team for more than a decade in the 1990s, together with striker Kazuyoshi Miura and Brazilian-born midfielder Ruy Ramos. Ihara's record of 122 national team appearances has yet to be equalled by another Japanese man (Homare Sawa has surpassed that total among Japanese women).

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