Bahrain v Japan, 26 March 2008

Score1-0 to Bahrain
RefereeMark Alexander Shield
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 2
VenueBahrain National Stadium, Riffa
Attendance26,000

1  Bahrain

Manager: Okada Takeshi

0  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

Goals:

A'ala Ahmed Hubeil 78 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sayed Jaafer
Defender Sayed Adnan
Defender Salman Isa
Defender Abdulla Marzooq
Midfielder Abdulla Baba
Midfielder Abdullah Omar
Midfielder Mohamed Salmeen
Midfielder Mohmood Jalal Sayed

Starting lineup:

Defender Yūichi Komano
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Defender/Midfielder Michihiro Yasuda
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Midfielder Keita Suzuki
Midfielder Koji Yamase
Forward Seiichiro Maki
Forward Yoshito Okubo

Substitutions:

Hamed Rakea for Mohamed Salmeen 77
Fouzi Aaish for Salman Isa 80
Abdulla Adnan Al Dakeel for Ismaeel Abdullatif 86

Substitutions:

Yasuhito Endo for Koji Yamase 55
Satoru Yamagishi for Michihiro Yasuda 71
Keiji Tamada for Yuki Abe 81

Cards:

Abdulla Baba 11 Y
Mohmood Jalal Sayed 41 Y
Hamed Rakea 81 Y

Cards:

Yuki Abe 58 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Fouzi Aaish
Midfielder Hamed Rakea

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender Hiroki Mizumoto
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Naotake Hanyu
Midfielder Satoru Yamagishi
Forward Keiji Tamada
Forward Yuzo Tashiro