Netherlands v Japan, 19 June 2010

Score1-0 to Netherlands
RefereeHector Baldassi
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group E
VenueMoses Mabhida Stadium, Durban
Attendance62,010

1  Netherlands

Manager: Bert Van Marwijk

0  Japan

Manager: Takeshi Okada

Goals:

Wesley Sneijder 53 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Defender Johnny Heitinga
Defender Joris Mathijsen
Midfielder Nigel De Jong
Midfielder Wesley Sneijder
Midfielder Mark van Bommel
Midfielder Giovanni Van Bronckhorst (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima
Defender Yuichi Komano
Defender Yuto Nagatomo
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Midfielder Yuki Abe
Midfielder Yasuhito Endo
Midfielder Makoto Hasebe (captain)
Midfielder Keisuke Honda
Midfielder Daisuke Matsui
Forward Yoshito Okubo

Substitutions:

Eljero Elia for Rafael van der Vaart 72
Ibrahim Afellay for Wesley Sneijder 83
Klaas Jan Huntelaar for Robin Van Persie 88

Substitutions:

Shunsuke Nakamura for Daisuke Matsui 64
Shinji Okazaki for Makoto Hasebe 77
Keiji Tamada for Yoshito Okubo 77

Cards:

Gregory Van Der Wiel 36 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Michel Vorm
Defender Edson Braafheid
Defender Andre Ooijer
Midfielder Ibrahim Afellay
Midfielder Demy De Zeeuw
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Midfielder Stijn Schaars
Midfielder/Forward Eljero Elia
Forward Ryan Babel

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender Daiki Iwamasa
Defender Atsuto Uchida
Midfielder Junichi Inamoto
Midfielder Yasuyuki Konno
Midfielder Kengo Nakamura
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Forward Shinji Okazaki
Forward Keiji Tamada
Forward Kisho Yano