Japan v Latvia, 06 February 2013

Score3-0 to Japan
RefereeKIM Jong Hyeok
CompetitionKirin Challenge Cup -
VenueNoevir Stadium, Kobe
Attendance28,607
Kick-off: 6.20pm local

3  Japan

Manager: Alberto Zaccheroni

0  Latvia

Manager: Aleksandrs Starkovs

Goals:

Shinji Okazaki 41 G
Keisuke Honda 60 G
Shinji Okazaki 61 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima
Defender Yuto Nagatomo
Defender Atsuto Uchida
Defender Maya Yoshida
Midfielder Makoto Hasebe (captain)
Midfielder Keisuke Honda
Midfielder Hajime Hosogai
Midfielder Shinji Kagawa
Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Forward Shinji Okazaki

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Andris Vanins
Defender Nauris Bulvitis
Defender Kaspars Gorkšs (captain)
Defender Deniss Ivanovs
Midfielder Aleksandrs Cauņa
Midfielder Aleksandrs Fertovs
Midfielder Oļegs Laizāns
Forward Edgars Gauračs
Forward Ritvars Rugins

Substitutions:

Yasuhito Endo for Hajime Hosogai 46
Ryoichi Maeda for Hiroshi Kiyotake 46
Gotoku Sakai for Atsuto Uchida 62
Takashi Inui for Keisuke Honda 62
Masahiko Inoha for Yasuyuki Konno 66
Yūki Otsu for Shinji Okazaki 82

Substitutions:

Jurijs Zigajevs for Oļegs Laizāns 65
Arturs Zjuzins for Aleksejs Višņakovs 65
Māris Verpakovskis for Edgars Gauračs 71
Vitalijs Maksimenko for Vladimirs Kamešs 73
Alans Siņeļņikovs for Aleksandrs Cauņa 88

Cards:

Cards:

Kaspars Gorkšs 28 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Shuichi Gonda
Goalkeeper Takuto Hayashi
Defender Hiroki Mizumoto
Defender Hiroki Sakai
Defender/Midfielder Gotoku Sakai
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Masahiko Inoha
Midfielder Takashi Inui
Midfielder Hideto Takahashi
Forward Ryoichi Maeda
Forward Yūki Otsu

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Pāvels Doroševs
Goalkeeper Germans Māliņš
Defender Oskars Kļava
Defender Antons Kurakins
Midfielder Jurijs Zigajevs
Midfielder Arturs Zjuzins