Japan v Belgium, 04 June 2002

Score2-2
RefereeWilliam Mattus
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group H
VenueSaitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance55,258
Kick-Off: 18:00 Local (12:00 BST) Assistant referees: Haidar Koleit (Lebanon) Yury Dupanov (Belarus) Fourth official: Graham Poll (England) Man of the Match: Junichi Inamoto (Japan)

2  Japan

Manager: Philippe Troussier

2  Belgium

Manager: Robert Waseige

Goals:

Takayuki Suzuki 59 G
Junichi Inamoto 68 G

Goals:

Marc Wilmots 57 G
Peter Van Der Heyden 75 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender/Right back Naoki Matsuda
Defender Ryuzo Morioka (captain)
Defender Koji Nakata
Midfielder Daisuke Ichikawa
Midfielder Junichi Inamoto
Midfielder Hidetoshi Nakata
Midfielder Shinji Ono
Midfielder Kazuyuki Toda
Forward Takayuki Suzuki

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Geert De Vlieger
Defender Jacky Peeters
Defender/Centre back Daniel Van Buyten
Defender/Centre back Eric Van Meir
Defender/Left back Peter Van Der Heyden
Midfielder Bart Goor
Midfielder Timmy Simons
Midfielder Yves Vanderhaeghe
Midfielder Gert Verheyen
Midfielder Johan Walem
Midfielder Marc Wilmots (captain)

Substitutions:

Alessandro Santos Alex for Shinji Ono 64
Hiroaki Morishima for Takayuki Suzuki 71
Tsuneyasu Miyamoto for Ryuzo Morioka 73

Substitutions:

Wesley Sonck for Johan Walem 71
Branko Strupar for Gert Verheyen 83

Cards:

Kazuyuki Toda 31 Y
Junichi Inamoto 54 Y

Cards:

Peter Van Der Heyden 21 Y
Gert Verheyen 62 Y
Eric Van Meir 82 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Hitoshi Sogahata
Defender/Right back Mitsuo Ogasawara
Defender Yutaka Akita
Defender/Centre back Tsuneyasu Miyamoto
Midfielder Takashi Fukunishi
Midfielder Hiroaki Morishima
Midfielder Tomokazu Myojin

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Frédéric Herpoel
Defender/Right back Eric Deflandre
Defender Glenn De Boeck
Defender/Left back Nico Van Kerckhoven
Midfielder Danny Boffin
Midfielder Gaetan Englebert
Midfielder Bernd Thijs
Midfielder Sven Vermant
Forward Mbo Mpenza
Forward Wesley Sonck
Forward Branko Strupar