Top Japanese footballer Kumi Yokoyama comes out as a proud trans man

Top Japanese footballer Kumi Yokoyama has come out as a transgender man, becoming the highest-profile athlete in Japan to do so. Yokoyama played on Japan’s national team in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup and has scored 17 goals in 43 international appearances. They later moved to the US where they played for...

Top Japanese footballer Kumi Yokoyama comes out as a proud trans man

Top Japanese footballer Kumi Yokoyama has come out as a transgender man, becoming the highest-profile athlete in Japan to do so. Yokoyama played on Japan’s national team in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup and has scored 17 goals in 43 international appearances. They later moved to the US where they played for...