Japan v Ghana, 18 August 2004

Score1-0 to Japan
CompetitionOlympics Group B
VenuePanthessaliko Stadium, Volos
Attendance6,813

1  Japan

0  Ghana

Goals:

Yoshito Okubo 37 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Hitoshi Sogahata
Defender Yūichi Komano
Defender Teruyuki Moniwa
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Midfielder Shinji Ono (captain)
Forward Yoshito Okubo
Forward Daiki Takamatsu

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper George Owu
Defender Emmanuel Pappoe
Midfielder Stephan Appiah
Midfielder Yussif Chibsah (captain)
Midfielder Emmanuel Osei
Forward Asamoah Gyan
Forward Baffour Gyan
Forward Razak Pimpong

Substitutions:

Koji Morisaki for Yūichi Komano 23
Daisuke Matsui for Naohiro Ichikawa 62
Tatsuya Tanaka for Yoshito Okubo 82

Substitutions:

Kwadwo Poku for Razak Pimpong 46
Charles Asampong Taylor for Baffour Gyan 57
Nasir Lamine for Patrick Villars 77

Cards:

Hitoshi Sogahata Y
Daiki Takamatsu Y

Cards:

Razak Pimpong Y
Asamoah Gyan Y
Stephan Appiah Y
Yussif Chibsah Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Daisuke Matsui
Forward Tatsuya Tanaka