Iraq v Japan, 19 January 2024

Score2-1 to Iraq
RefereeKhalid Al Turais
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Group D
VenueEducation City Stadium, Al Rayyan
Attendance38,663
Kick-off: 2.30pm local

2  Iraq

Manager: Jesús Casas

1  Japan

Manager: Hajime Moriyasu

Goals:

Aymen Hussein 5 G
Aymen Hussein 45+4 G

Goals:

Wataru Endo 90+3 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jalal Hassan (captain)
Defender Frans Putros
Defender Rebin Sulaka
Defender/Midfielder Suad Natiq
Defender/Midfielder Ahmed Yahya
Midfielder Amir Al Ammari
Midfielder/Forward Hussein Ali {M/F}
Midfielder/Forward Youssef Amyn
Midfielder/Forward Ibrahim Bayesh
Midfielder/Forward Ali Jasim
Forward Aymen Hussein

Starting lineup:

Zion Suzuki Goalkeeper
Ko Itakura Defender
Hiroki Ito Defender
Wataru Endo Defender/Midfielder (captain)
Hidemasa Morita Defender/Midfielder
Shogo Taniguchi Defender/Midfielder
Junya Ito Midfielder/Forward
Takefusa Kubo Midfielder/Forward
Takumi Minamino Midfielder/Forward
Takuma Asano Forward

Substitutions:

Merchas Doski for Hussein Ali {M/F} 46
Meme for Aymen Hussein 46
Osamah Rashid for Frans Putros 61
Ali Adnan for Youssef Amyn 66
Zaid Tahseen for Ali Jasim 77

Substitutions:

Takehiro Tomiyasu for Shogo Taniguchi 46
Ritsu Doan for Takefusa Kubo 61
Ayase Ueda for Takuma Asano 61
Reo Hatate for Hidemasa Morita 74
Daizen Maeda for Junya Ito 74

Cards:

Suad Natiq 15 Y

Cards:

Junya Ito 37 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ahmed Basil
Goalkeeper Fahadi Talib
Defender Zaid Tahseen
Defender/Midfielder Ali Adnan
Defender/Midfielder Merchas Doski
Midfielder Ahmad Allée
Midfielder Zidane Iqbal
Midfielder Osamah Rashid
Midfielder Bashar Resan
Midfielder/Forward Ali Al Hamadi
Midfielder/Forward Montader Madjed
Forward Meme

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Daiya Maekawa
Defender Koki Machida
Defender Seiya Maikuma
Defender Yuta Nakayama
Defender/Midfielder Reo Hatate
Defender/Midfielder Takehiro Tomiyasu
Midfielder Ritsu Doan
Midfielder Kaishu Sano
Midfielder/Forward Mao Hosoya
Midfielder/Forward Daizen Maeda
Midfielder/Forward Keito Nakamura
Forward Ayase Ueda

2  Iraq

Manager: Jesús Casas

Goals:

Aymen Hussein 5 G
Aymen Hussein 45+4 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jalal Hassan (captain)
Defender Frans Putros
Defender Rebin Sulaka
Defender/Midfielder Suad Natiq
Defender/Midfielder Ahmed Yahya
Midfielder Amir Al Ammari
Midfielder/Forward Hussein Ali {M/F}
Midfielder/Forward Youssef Amyn
Midfielder/Forward Ibrahim Bayesh
Midfielder/Forward Ali Jasim
Forward Aymen Hussein

Substitutions:

Merchas Doski for Hussein Ali {M/F} 46
Meme for Aymen Hussein 46
Osamah Rashid for Frans Putros 61
Ali Adnan for Youssef Amyn 66
Zaid Tahseen for Ali Jasim 77

Cards:

Suad Natiq 15 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ahmed Basil
Goalkeeper Fahadi Talib
Defender Zaid Tahseen
Defender/Midfielder Ali Adnan
Defender/Midfielder Merchas Doski
Midfielder Ahmad Allée
Midfielder Zidane Iqbal
Midfielder Osamah Rashid
Midfielder Bashar Resan
Midfielder/Forward Ali Al Hamadi
Midfielder/Forward Montader Madjed
Forward Meme

1  Japan

Manager: Hajime Moriyasu

Goals:

Wataru Endo 90+3 G

Starting lineup:

Zion Suzuki Goalkeeper
Ko Itakura Defender
Hiroki Ito Defender
Wataru Endo Defender/Midfielder (captain)
Hidemasa Morita Defender/Midfielder
Shogo Taniguchi Defender/Midfielder
Junya Ito Midfielder/Forward
Takefusa Kubo Midfielder/Forward
Takumi Minamino Midfielder/Forward
Takuma Asano Forward

Substitutions:

Takehiro Tomiyasu for Shogo Taniguchi 46
Ritsu Doan for Takefusa Kubo 61
Ayase Ueda for Takuma Asano 61
Reo Hatate for Hidemasa Morita 74
Daizen Maeda for Junya Ito 74

Cards:

Junya Ito 37 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Daiya Maekawa
Defender Koki Machida
Defender Seiya Maikuma
Defender Yuta Nakayama
Defender/Midfielder Reo Hatate
Defender/Midfielder Takehiro Tomiyasu
Midfielder Ritsu Doan
Midfielder Kaishu Sano
Midfielder/Forward Mao Hosoya
Midfielder/Forward Daizen Maeda
Midfielder/Forward Keito Nakamura
Forward Ayase Ueda