Japan v Australia, 21 July 2007

Score1-1 :: penalties 4-3 to Japan
RefereeSaad Kameel Al Fadhli
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
VenueMy Dinh National Stadium, Hanoi
Attendance25,000

1 (4)  Japan

1 (3)  Australia

Goals:

Naohiro Takahara 72 G

Goals:

John Aloisi 69 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Akira Kaji
Defender Yūichi Komano
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Midfielder Keita Suzuki
Forward Seiichiro Maki

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer
Defender Brett Emerton
Defender/Midfielder Mark Milligan
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill
Midfielder Mark Bresciano
Midfielder Dave Carney
Midfielder Jason Culina
Midfielder Vince Grella
Forward John Aloisi
Forward Mark Viduka

Substitutions:

Yasuyuki Konno for Akira Kaji 88
Hisato Sato for Seiichiro Maki 102
Kisho Yano for Kengo Nakamura 115

Substitutions:

Harry Kewell for Mark Viduka 61
Tim Cahill for Mark Bresciano 71
Nick Carle for John Aloisi 82

Cards:

Yuki Abe 95 Y

Cards:

John Aloisi 33 Y
Harry Kewell 65 Y
Vince Grella 75 R
Dave Carney 81 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Forward Hisato Sato
Forward Kisho Yano

On the bench:

Midfielder Nick Carle
Midfielder/Forward Tim Cahill
Midfielder/Forward Harry Kewell

Comments:

Komano, Endo, S.Nakamura, Nakazawa all scored. Takahara missed.

Comments:

Carney, Cahill, Carle scored. Kewell and Neill missed.