JAPAN

Record: 0 - 0

J-League delivers goal of the weekend

Only losers look at the goal when they shoot.

Woman travels around the world to meet Saviola

Javier Saviola is someone's favorite player!

Shinji Ono to leave Western Sydney in May

The Wanderers' Japanese star is headed to J-League 2 at the end of the A-League season.

Colombia clear favorites in Group C

Colombia, the Ivory Coast, Japan and Greece are the four teams to comprise Group C at the World Cup, with the South Americans the clear favorites and an interesting competition for second place.

Japan face the Netherlands early on Saturday

Japan and the Netherlands meet in Belgium early on Saturday, in a friendly with the rare potential to entertain.

adidas drop wild new Yamamoto adizero f50

adidas have never been ones to shy away from bright colorways, special editions, or unique designs in their boots. From bright greens to electric yellows, bold is what adidas do best. Their newest design certainly carries that spirit forward.

Chicharito sinks Japan

'Chicharito' Javier Hernandez looked like he was in top form for the first time in 2013 on Saturday, scoring twice to sink Japan.

Japan exits after losing a 7-goal classic

Italy dumped Japan in absolutely heartbreaking but ultimately entertaining fashion on Wednesday. Brazil and Italy will play for the group lead while Japan and Mexico will play a consolation game.

GIF: Kagawa's beautiful volley against Italy

Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa made it 2-0 against Italy with a fantastic volley in the Confederations Cup.

Italy vs. Japan: Lineups

Both Italy and Japan make one change to their teams for their crucial Confederations Cup match.

Confederations Cup Game Thread: Italy .vs. Japan

With a win under their belts against El Tri, the Azzurri now look to get oh-so-close to knockout round qualification. That's the funny thing about these tournaments that only have eight or so...

Japan Soccer Roster

# Pos.
Atsuto Uchida 0 Defender
Daiki Iwamasa 0 Defender
Daisuke Matsui 0 Midfielder
Eiji Kawashima 0 Goalkeeper
Junichi Inamoto 0 Midfielder
Keiji Tamada 0 Forward
Kengo Nakamura 0 Midfielder
Kisho Yano 0 Forward
Makoto Hasebe 0 Midfielder
Marcus Tulio Tanaka 0 Defender
Seigo Narazaki 0 Goalkeeper
Shinji Okazaki 0 Forward
Shunsuke Nakamura 0 Midfielder
Takayuki Morimoto 0 Forward
Yasuhito Endo 0 Midfielder
Yasuyuki Konno 0 Defender
Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi 0 Goalkeeper
Yoshito Okubo 0 Forward
Yuichi Komano 0 Defender
Yuji Nakazawa 0 Defender
Yuki Abe 0 Midfielder

Stats will be available when the regular season begins!

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