Japan v Paraguay, 17 May 1998

Score1-1
RefereeKwon JC
CompetitionKIRIN CUP
VenueYoyoki National Stadium, Tokyo
Attendance53,408

1  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

1  Paraguay

Manager: Paulo Cesar Carpeggiani

Goals:

Naoki Soma 86 G

Goals:

Celso Ayala 7 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Yutaka Akita
Defender Masami Ihara (captain)
Defender Akira Narahashi
Defender Norio Omura
Defender Naoki Soma
Midfielder Hiroaki Morishima
Midfielder Hiroshi Nanami
Midfielder Motohiro Yamaguchi
Forward Shoji Jo

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jose Luis Chilavert
Defender Celso Ayala
Defender Denis Caniza
Defender Ricardo Rojas
Defender Pedro Sarabia
Defender/Midfielder Carlos Paredes
Forward Jose Cardozo

Substitutions:

Toshihide Saito for Norio Omura 46
Wagner Lopes for Mashshi Nakayama 63
Teruyoshi Ito for Hiroaki Morishima 63
Takashi Hirano for Yutaka Akita 78

Substitutions:

Miguel Angel Benitez for Hugo Rolando Brizuela 46
Julio Cesar Encico for Roberto Miguel Acuna 46
Carlos Gamarra for Catalino Rivarola 46
Julio Cesar Yegros for Carlos Morales Santos 69
Cesar Ramirez for 81

On the bench:

Defender Toshihide Saito
Midfielder Takashi Hirano
Midfielder Teruyoshi Ito
Forward Wagner Lopes

On the bench:

Defender Carlos Gamarra
Midfielder Julio Cesar Encico
Midfielder Cesar Ramirez
Midfielder Julio Cesar Yegros