South Africa v Japan, 14 September 2000

Score2-1 to Japan
RefereeStephane Bre
CompetitionOlympics Finals Group D
VenueCANBERRA
Attendance17,500

1  South Africa

Manager: Ephraim Mashaba

2  Japan

Manager: Troussier

Goals:

Siyabonga Nomvethe 32 G

Goals:

Naohiro Takahara 45 G
Naohiro Takahara 80 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Emille Baron
Defender/Centre back Matthew Booth
Defender/Centre back Aaron Mokoena
Midfielder Quinton Fortune
Forward Delron Buckley
Forward Benni McCarthy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Seigo Narazaki
Defender Ryuzo Morioka
Defender Koji Nakata
Defender Yuji Nakazawa
Midfielder Junichi Inamoto
Midfielder Tomokazu Myojin
Midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura
Midfielder Hidetoshi Nakata

Substitutions:

Stanton Fredericks for Nkhiphitheni Matombo 56
Nkosinathi Nhleko for Siyabonga Nomvethe 88
Jabu Mahlangu for Delron Buckley 88

Substitutions:

Masashi Motoyama for Atsushi Yanagisawa 80

Cards:

Quinton Fortune Y
Delron Buckley Y
Benni McCarthy Y

Cards:

Hidetoshi Nakata Y
Ryuzo Morioka Y
Tomoyuki Sakai Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Masashi Motoyama