Germany v Japan, 30 May 2006

Score2-2
RefereeAntoine Vassaros
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueBayArena, Leverkusen
Attendance22,500

2  Germany

Manager: Jurgen Klinsmann

2  Japan

Goals:

Miroslav Klose 76 G
Bastian Schweinsteiger 80 G

Goals:

Naohiro Takahara 57 G
Naohiro Takahara 65 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender Per Mertesacker
Defender/Midfielder Marcell Jansen
Midfielder Michael Ballack
Midfielder Tim Borowski
Midfielder Torsten Frings
Midfielder Bernd Schneider
Forward Miroslav Klose
Forward Lukas Podolski

Starting lineup:

Defender Akira Kaji
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Defender Keisuke Tsuboi
Defender/Centre back Tsuneyasu Miyamoto
Midfielder Takashi Fukunishi
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Midfielder Hidetoshi Nakata

Substitutions:

Jens Nowotny for Christoph Metzelder 55
David Odonkor for Tim Borowski 62
Oliver Neuville for Lukas Podolski 70

Substitutions:

Yūichi Komano for Akira Kaji 39
Masashi Oguro for Naohiro Takahara 78
Keiji Tamada for Atsushi Yanagisawa 81

Cards:

David Odonkor Y
Bastian Schweinsteiger Y
Michael Ballack Y
Tim Borowski Y

Cards:

Atsushi Yanagisawa Y

On the bench:

Defender Jens Nowotny
Forward Oliver Neuville
Forward David Odonkor

On the bench:

Defender Yūichi Komano
Forward Masashi Oguro
Forward Keiji Tamada