Japan v Saudi Arabia, 25 July 2007

Score3-2 to Saudi Arabia
RefereeMatthew Breeze
CompetitionAFC Asian Cup Semi-final
VenueMỹ Đình National Stadium, Hanoi
Attendance10,000

Goals:

Yuji Nakazawa 37 G
Yuki Abe 53 G

Goals:

Yasser Al-Qahtani 35 G
Malek Mouath 47 G
Malek Mouath 57 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Akira Kaji
Defender Yuichi Komano
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Midfielder Keita Suzuki
Forward Seiichiro Maki

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Yasser Al Mosailem
Defender Kamil Al Mousa
Defender Ahmed Al-Bahri
Defender Osama Hawsawi
Midfielder Taisir Al Jassim
Midfielder Saud Kariri
Forward Malek Mouath

Substitutions:

Hisato Sato for Seiichiro Maki 68
Naotake Hanyu for Yasuhito Endo 75
Kisho Yano for Kengo Nakamura 87

Substitutions:

Ahmed Al Mousa for Abdulrahman Al Qahtani 60
Redah Tukar for Walid Abdrabh Jahdali 77
Omar Al-Ghamdi for Saud Kariri 86

Cards:

Naohiro Takahara 69 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Midfielder Naotake Hanyu
Forward Hisato Sato
Forward Kisho Yano

On the bench:

Defender Redah Tukar
Midfielder Ahmed Al Mousa
Midfielder Omar Al-Ghamdi