Australia v Japan, 15 February 1998

Score3-0 to Japan
RefereeMark Sheals
CompetitionOPTUS WORLD SERIES
VenueHindmarsh Stadium, Adelaide
Attendance9,541

0  Australia

Manager: Terry Venables

3  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

Goals:

Goals:

Hidetoshi Nakata penalty 5 P
Takashi Hirano 65 G
Takashi Hirano 70 G

Substitutions:

Steve Horvat for Dominic Longo 46
Gabriel Mendez for John Markovski 46
Paul Trimboli for Gabriel Mendez 63
Goran Lozanovski for Ernie Tapai 83

Substitutions:

Takashi Hirano for Tadatoshi Masuda 63
Wagner Lopes for Shoji Jo 63
Tadashi Nakamura for Hiroshi Nanami 71

Cards:

Troy Halpin Y
Fausto De Amicis 5 R

Cards:

Masami Ihara Y
Motohiro Yamaguchi 79 R