Shunsuke Nakamura

Date of birth24 June 1978
Place of birthKanagawa
NationalityJapanese
Weight69 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Nakamura scored Japan's goal in their 1-3 defeat by Australia in the 2006 World Cup in Germany.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 Reggina Serie A 30
1
7
1
2003-04 Reggina Serie A 7
9
2
1
2004-05 Reggina Serie A 26
7
2
4
2006-07 Celtic UEFA Champions League 2
2
2008-09 Celtic UEFA Champions League 1


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

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
15 Sep 2002 Perugia v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 2
22 Sep 2002 Reggina v Inter Milano D 0-0 Serie A 3
29 Sep 2002 Como v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 4
05 Oct 2002 Reggina v Brescia D 0-0 Serie A 5
20 Oct 2002 Udinese v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 6
27 Oct 2002 Reggina v Torino D 0-0 Serie A 7
03 Nov 2002 AC Milan v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 8
06 Nov 2002 Reggina v Lazio D 0-0 Serie A 1
10 Nov 2002 Reggina v Modena D 0-0 Serie A 9
17 Nov 2002 Empoli v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 10
24 Nov 2002 Reggina v Atalanta D 0-0 Serie A 11
30 Nov 2002 Reggina v Chievo Verona D 0-0 Serie A 12
08 Dec 2002 Parma v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 13
15 Dec 2002 AS Roma v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 14
22 Dec 2002 Reggina v Piacenza D 0-0 Serie A 15
12 Jan 2003 Juventus v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 16
18 Jan 2003 Reggina v Bologna D 0-0 Serie A 17
26 Jan 2003 Lazio v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 18
02 Feb 2003 Reggina v Perugia D 0-0 Serie A 19
09 Feb 2003 Inter Milano v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 20
16 Feb 2003 Reggina v Como D 0-0 Serie A 21
23 Feb 2003 Brescia v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 22
02 Mar 2003 Reggina v Udinese D 0-0 Serie A 23
09 Mar 2003 Torino v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 24
15 Mar 2003 Reggina v AC Milan D 0-0 Serie A 25
22 Mar 2003 Modena v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 26
06 Apr 2003 Reggina v Empoli D 0-0 Serie A 27
13 Apr 2003 Atalanta v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 28
27 Apr 2003 Reggina v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 30
03 May 2003 Reggina v AS Roma D 0-0 Serie A 31
17 May 2003 Reggina v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 33
30 Aug 2003 Reggina v Sampdoria D 0-0 Serie A 1
14 Sep 2003 Empoli v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 2
21 Sep 2003 Brescia v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 3
27 Sep 2003 Reggina v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 4
05 Oct 2003 Perugia v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 5
19 Oct 2003 Reggina v Siena D 0-0 Serie A 6
26 Oct 2003 Reggina v Ancona D 0-0 Serie A 7
02 Nov 2003 AS Roma v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 8
09 Nov 2003 Reggina v Modena D 0-0 Serie A 9
08 Feb 2004 Reggina v Brescia D 0-0 Serie A 20
22 Feb 2004 Reggina v Perugia D 0-0 Serie A 22
07 Mar 2004 Ancona v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 24
14 Mar 2004 Reggina v AS Roma D 0-0 Serie A 25
04 Apr 2004 Bologna v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 28
10 Apr 2004 Reggina v Udinese D 0-0 Serie A 29
16 May 2004 Lecce v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 34
12 Sep 2004 Reggina v Udinese D 0-0 Serie A 1
19 Sep 2004 Lazio v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 2
22 Sep 2004 Reggina v Livorno W 2-1 Serie A 3
26 Sep 2004 Siena v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 4
03 Oct 2004 AC Milan v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 5
17 Oct 2004 Reggina v Sampdoria D 0-0 Serie A 6
24 Oct 2004 Chievo Verona v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 7
27 Oct 2004 Reggina v Fiorentina D 0-0 Serie A 8
31 Oct 2004 Messina v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 9
06 Nov 2004 Reggina v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 10
14 Nov 2004 Reggina v AS Roma W 1-0 Serie A 12
28 Nov 2004 Atalanta v Reggina W 0-1 Serie A 13
05 Dec 2004 Reggina v Brescia L 1-3 Serie A 14
12 Dec 2004 Reggina v Cagliari W 3-2 Serie A 15
06 Jan 2005 Reggina v Palermo W 1-0 Serie A 17
09 Jan 2005 Lecce v Reggina D 1-1 Serie A 18
15 Jan 2005 Reggina v Inter Milano D 0-0 Serie A 19
30 Jan 2005 Reggina v Lazio W 2-1 Serie A 21
02 Feb 2005 Livorno v Reggina D 1-1 Serie A 22
06 Feb 2005 Reggina v Siena D 3-3 Serie A 23
13 Feb 2005 Reggina v AC Milan L 0-1 Serie A 24
27 Feb 2005 Reggina v Chievo Verona W 1-0 Serie A 26
06 Mar 2005 Fiorentina v Reggina L 2-1 Serie A 27
13 Mar 2005 Reggina v Messina L 0-2 Serie A 28
19 Mar 2005 Juventus v Reggina L 1-0 Serie A 29
10 Apr 2005 Reggina v Parma L 1-3 Serie A 30
20 Apr 2005 Reggina v Atalanta D 0-0 Serie A 32
24 Apr 2005 Brescia v Reggina L 2-0 Serie A 33
30 Apr 2005 Cagliari v Reggina D 1-1 Serie A 34
08 May 2005 Reggina v Bologna D 1-1 Serie A 35
15 May 2005 Palermo v Reggina D 1-1 Serie A 36
22 May 2005 Reggina v Lecce D 2-2 Serie A 37
29 May 2005 Inter Milano v Reggina D 0-0 Serie A 38


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1996-97 Japan World Youth Cup 5
1
1997-98 Japan Asian Games 3
1
1998-99 Japan Under-21 1
1
1999-00 Japan AFC Asian Cup 6
1
1
1999-00 Japan Annual Match
1
1999-00 Japan Chinese New Year Tournament
1
1999-00 Japan Hassan II Tournament 2
1999-00 Japan International Friendly
1
1999-00 Japan Kirin Cup 3
1
1999-00 Japan Olympics 1
1
1999-00 Japan Under-23 1
1
2000-01 Japan International Friendly 3
1
1
2000-01 Japan Olympics 4
2000-01 Japan OT 1
2
2001-02 Japan International Friendly
2
2001-02 Japan Kirin Cup 2
2
2002-03 Japan FIFA Confederations Cup 2
3
2002-03 Japan International Friendly 2
1
2002-03 Japan Kirin Cup 2
2003-04 Japan AFC Asian Cup 6
2
2003-04 Japan FIFA World Cup 3
1
2003-04 Japan International Friendly 5
2003-04 Japan Summer Tournament 2
2004-05 Japan FIFA Confederations Cup 3
1
1
2004-05 Japan FIFA World Cup 4
1
2
2004-05 Japan Kirin Cup 2
2005-06 Japan FIFA World Cup 3
1
2005-06 Japan International Friendly 8
2
2006-07 Japan AFC Asian Cup 6
2
1
2006-07 Japan International Friendly 1
2006-07 Japan Kirin Cup 1
2007-08 Japan FIFA World Cup 4
1
2007-08 Japan Four Nation Tournament 2
2
2007-08 Japan International Friendly 1
2008-09 Japan FIFA World Cup 7
2
1
2008-09 Japan International Friendly 1
2009-10 Japan AFC Asian Cup 3
1
2009-10 Japan FIFA World Cup
1
2009-10 Japan International Friendly 5
2
1


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
18 Jun 1997 Japan v Spain L 1-2 World Youth Cup Group D
20 Jun 1997 Japan v Costa Rica W 6-2 World Youth Cup Group D
23 Jun 1997 Japan v Paraguay D 3-3 World Youth Cup Group D
26 Jun 1997 Japan v Australia W 1-0 World Youth Cup 2nd round
29 Jun 1997 Ghana v Japan L 2-1 World Youth Cup Quarter-final
23 Nov 1998 Japan v Argentina W 1-0 U21
07 Dec 1998 Korea Republic v Japan L 2-0 ASIAN GAMES Group 2 2nd round
09 Dec 1998 Japan v Kuwait W 2-1 ASIAN GAMES Group 2 2nd round
11 Dec 1998 United Arab Emirates v Japan L 1-0 ASIAN GAMES Group 2 2nd round
06 Nov 1999 Japan v Kazakhstan W 3-1 Olympics Asia group C
08 Feb 2000 Hong Kong v Japan D 0-0 CHINESE NEW YEAR TOURNAMENT
16 Feb 2000 Japan v Brunei Darussalam W 9-0 AFC Asian Cup Qualifying group 9
15 Mar 2000 Japan v China PR D 0-0 International Friendly
30 Mar 2000 Japan v New Zealand W 4-0 U23
26 Apr 2000 Korea Republic v Japan L 1-0 ANNUAL MATCH
04 Jun 2000 France v Japan D 2-2 Hassan II Tournament
06 Jun 2000 Japan v Jamaica W 4-0 HASSAN II Tournament
11 Jun 2000 Japan v Slovakia D 1-1 KIRIN CUP
18 Jun 2000 Japan v Bolivia W 2-0 KIRIN CUP
19 Jun 2000 Japan v Bolivia W 2-0 KIRIN CUP
16 Aug 2000 Japan v United Arab Emirates W 3-1 International Friendly
02 Sep 2000 Japan v Kuwait W 6-0 OT
14 Sep 2000 South Africa v Japan W 1-2 Olympics Finals Group D
17 Sep 2000 Slovakia v Japan W 1-2 Olympics Finals Group D
20 Sep 2000 Brazil v Japan L 1-0 Olympics Finals Group D
23 Sep 2000 USA v Japan L 2-2 (4-5) Olympics Quarter-final
04 Oct 2000 Japan v J LEAGUE FOREIGNERS W 2-0 International Friendly
14 Oct 2000 Japan v Saudi Arabia W 4-1 AFC Asian Cup Group C
17 Oct 2000 Japan v Uzbekistan W 8-1 AFC Asian Cup Group C
24 Oct 2000 Japan v Iraq W 4-1 AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
26 Oct 2000 China PR v Japan W 2-3 AFC Asian Cup Semi-final
29 Oct 2000 Japan v Saudi Arabia W 1-0 AFC Asian Cup Final
20 Dec 2000 Japan v Korea Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 France v Japan L 5-0 International Friendly
21 Mar 2002 Japan v Ukraine W 1-0 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Japan v Costa Rica D 1-1 International Friendly
29 Apr 2002 Japan v Slovakia D 3-3 KIRIN CUP
02 May 2002 Japan v Honduras D 3-3 KIRIN CUP
16 Oct 2002 Japan v Jamaica D 1-1 KIRIN CUP
20 Nov 2002 Japan v Argentina L 0-2 International Friendly
28 Mar 2003 Japan v Uruguay D 2-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 2003 Japan v Paraguay D 0-0 KIRIN CUP
18 Jun 2003 New Zealand v Japan W 0-3 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
20 Jun 2003 France v Japan L 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
20 Aug 2003 Japan v Nigeria W 3-0 International Friendly
10 Sep 2003 Japan v Senegal L 0-1 International Friendly
08 Oct 2003 Tunisia v Japan W 0-1 International Friendly
11 Oct 2003 Romania v Japan D 1-1 International Friendly
12 Feb 2004 Japan v Iraq W 2-0 International Friendly
18 Feb 2004 Japan v Oman W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
31 Mar 2004 Singapore v Japan W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
30 May 2004 Iceland v Japan W 2-3 SUMMER TOURNAMENT
01 Jun 2004 England v Japan D 1-1 Summer Tournament
09 Jun 2004 Japan v India W 7-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
09 Jul 2004 Japan v Slovakia W 3-1 KIRIN CUP
11 Jul 2004 Japan v Serbia and Montenegro W 1-0 KIRIN CUP
20 Jul 2004 Japan v Oman W 1-0 AFC Asian Cup Group D
24 Jul 2004 Thailand v Japan W 1-4 AFC Asian Cup Group D
28 Jul 2004 Japan v Iran D 0-0 AFC Asian Cup Group D
31 Jul 2004 Japan v Jordan W 1-1 (4-3) AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
03 Aug 2004 Bahrain v Japan W 3-4 AFC Asian Cup Semi-final
07 Aug 2004 China PR v Japan W 1-3 AFC Asian Cup Final
13 Oct 2004 Oman v Japan W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 3
09 Feb 2005 Japan v Korea DPR W 2-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
25 Mar 2005 Iran v Japan L 2-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
30 Mar 2005 Japan v Bahrain W 1-0 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
03 Jun 2005 Bahrain v Japan W 0-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
16 Jun 2005 Japan v Mexico L 1-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
19 Jun 2005 Greece v Japan W 0-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
22 Jun 2005 Japan v Brazil D 2-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Group B
07 Sep 2005 Japan v Honduras W 5-4 International Friendly
08 Oct 2005 Latvia v Japan D 2-2 International Friendly
12 Oct 2005 Ukraine v Japan L 1-0 International Friendly
16 Nov 2005 Japan v Angola W 1-0 International Friendly
18 Feb 2006 Japan v Finland W 2-0 International Friendly
28 Feb 2006 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Japan D 2-2 International Friendly
30 May 2006 Germany v Japan D 2-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2006 Japan v Malta W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Jun 2006 Australia v Japan L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
18 Jun 2006 Japan v Croatia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
22 Jun 2006 Japan v Brazil L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
24 Mar 2007 Japan v Peru W 2-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 2007 Japan v Colombia D 0-0 Kirin Cup
09 Jul 2007 Japan v Qatar D 1-1 AFC Asian Cup Group B
13 Jul 2007 United Arab Emirates v Japan W 1-3 AFC Asian Cup Group B
16 Jul 2007 Vietnam v Japan W 1-4 AFC Asian Cup Group B
21 Jul 2007 Japan v Australia W 1-1 (4-3) AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
25 Jul 2007 Japan v Saudi Arabia L 2-3 AFC Asian Cup Semi-final
28 Jul 2007 Japan v Korea Republic L 0-0 (5-6) AFC Asian Cup 3rd place play-off
07 Sep 2007 Austria v Japan L 0-0 (3-4) FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT
11 Sep 2007 Switzerland v Japan W 3-4 FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT
27 May 2008 Japan v Paraguay D 0-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2008 Japan v Oman W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 2
07 Jun 2008 Oman v Japan D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 2
14 Jun 2008 Thailand v Japan W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 2
22 Jun 2008 Japan v Bahrain W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 2
06 Sep 2008 Bahrain v Japan W 2-3 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
15 Oct 2008 Japan v Uzbekistan D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
19 Nov 2008 Qatar v Japan W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
11 Feb 2009 Japan v Australia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
28 Mar 2009 Japan v Bahrain W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
31 May 2009 Japan v Belgium W 4-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2009 Uzbekistan v Japan W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
10 Jun 2009 Japan v Qatar D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 1
05 Sep 2009 Netherlands v Japan L 3-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2009 Japan v Ghana W 4-3 International Friendly
08 Oct 2009 Japan v Hong Kong W 6-0 AFC Asian Cup
14 Oct 2009 Japan v Togo W 5-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 South Africa v Japan D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2009 Hong Kong v Japan W 0-4 AFC Asian Cup
03 Mar 2010 Japan v Bahrain W 2-0 AFC Asian Cup
07 Apr 2010 Japan v Serbia L 0-3 International Friendly
24 May 2010 Japan v Korea Republic L 0-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2010 Japan v Ivory Coast L 0-2 International Friendly
19 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Japan L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E


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