Japan v Bahrain, 28 March 2009

Score1-0 to Japan
RefereeKIM Dong-jin
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
VenueSaitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance57,276

1  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

0  Bahrain

Manager: Milan Macala

Goals:

Shunsuke Nakamura 47 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender Yūto Nagatomo
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Defender Atsuto Uchida
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Makoto Hasebe
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Forward Yoshito Okubo
Forward Keiji Tamada
Forward Tatsuya Tanaka

Starting lineup:

Defender Sayed Adnan
Defender Abdulla Marzooq
Midfielder Fouzi Aaish
Midfielder Abdulla Abdo
Midfielder Mahmood Abdulrahman
Midfielder Abdulla Baba
Midfielder Mohamed Hubail
Midfielder Mohamed Salmeen
Midfielder Mohmood Jalal Sayed
Forward Jojo

Substitutions:

Hideo Hashimoto for Makoto Hasebe 76
Daisuke Matsui for Daisuke Matsui 79
Shinji Okazaki for Tatsuya Tanaka 86

Substitutions:

Abdullah Abdi for Abdulla Abdo 75
Ismaeel Abdullatif for Fouzi Aaish 91

Cards:

Tatsuya Tanaka 86 Y

Cards:

Fouzi Aaish
Abdulla Abdo 62 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ryota Tsuzuki
Defender Yūichi Komano
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Hideo Hashimoto
Midfielder Daisuke Matsui
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Forward Shinji Okazaki

On the bench:

Midfielder Mahmoud Ayyad Abbas
Midfielder Abdullah Abdi
Midfielder Mohamed Jalal Saad