Japanese U17 Kumi Yokohama dances through North Korea’s defence in Women’s World Cup

16 years old. And… A GIRL! *faints*

South Korea won the U17 Women’s World Cup on Saturday, beating Japan in a barnstorming 3-3 game which ended 5-4 on penalties.

However, the talk of the tournament has been reserved for Japan’s 16-year-old striker Kumi Yokohama, who fired her country into the final with a blinding super-sub performance against North Korea last Tuesday (above).

Turn your speakers up to job-threatening levels and fully appreciate some of the best commentary we’ve heard all year (particularly the cow moo of approval at 1:09).

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  • Darren // September 28, 2010 at 9:05 am

    £35m Man City bid for her is probably lying on her school’s fax machine as we speak …

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