|Full name||Yuika Sugasawa|
|Date of birth||October 5, 1990|
|Place of birth||Chiba, Chiba, Japan|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|2006–2008||JFA Academy Fukushima|
|2013–2016||JEF United Chiba||79||(44)|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of December 31, 2018|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 14, 2019
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|JEF United Chiba||2013||11||4||2||2||9||5||22||11|
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