Gotoku Sakai

Date of birth14 March 1991
Place of birthNew York, USA
NationalityJapanese
Height1.75 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2012-13 Japan Kirin Challenge Cup
1
2013-14 Japan International Friendly 1
2
2014-15 Japan AFC Asian Cup 3
2014-15 Japan International Friendly 5
1
2015-16 Japan FIFA World Cup 2
2015-16 Japan International Friendly 2
2016-17 Japan FIFA World Cup 5
1
2016-17 Japan International Friendly 1
2017-18 Japan FIFA World Cup 1
2017-18 Japan International Friendly 4
3


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
14 Nov 2012 Oman v Japan W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group B
06 Feb 2013 Japan v Latvia W 3-0 Kirin Challenge Cup
26 Mar 2013 Jordan v Japan L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group B
15 Oct 2013 Belarus v Japan L 1-0 International Friendly
16 Nov 2013 Japan v Netherlands D 2-2 International Friendly
19 Nov 2013 Belgium v Japan W 2-3 International Friendly
05 Sep 2014 Japan v Uruguay L 0-2 International Friendly
09 Sep 2014 Japan v Venezuela W 3-0 International Friendly
10 Oct 2014 Japan v Jamaica W 1-0 International Friendly
14 Oct 2014 Japan v Brazil L 0-4 International Friendly
14 Nov 2014 Japan v Honduras W 6-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2014 Japan v Australia W 2-1 International Friendly
12 Jan 2015 Japan v Palestine W 4-0 AFC Asian Cup Group D
20 Jan 2015 Japan v Jordan W 2-0 AFC Asian Cup Group D
23 Jan 2015 Japan v United Arab Emirates L 1-1 (4-5) AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
08 Oct 2015 Syria v Japan W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Asia group E
13 Oct 2015 Iran v Japan D 1-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2016 Japan v Syria W 5-0 FIFA World Cup Asia group E
07 Jun 2016 Japan v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 1-2 International Friendly
01 Sep 2016 Japan v United Arab Emirates L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
06 Sep 2016 Thailand v Japan W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
06 Oct 2016 Japan v Iraq W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
11 Oct 2016 Australia v Japan D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
11 Nov 2016 Japan v Oman W 4-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2017 Japan v Thailand W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
13 Jun 2017 Iraq v Japan D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group B
10 Oct 2017 Japan v Haiti D 3-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Belgium v Japan L 1-0 International Friendly
23 Mar 2018 Japan v Mali D 1-1 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Japan v Ukraine L 1-2 International Friendly
30 May 2018 Japan v Ghana L 0-2 International Friendly
08 Jun 2018 Switzerland v Japan L 2-0 International Friendly
12 Jun 2018 Japan v Paraguay W 4-2 International Friendly
28 Jun 2018 Japan v Poland L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group H


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.