Previous
Brighton & Hove Albion
Chelsea
5:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Southampton
Arsenal
5:30 AM UTC
Game Details
Liverpool
Manchester United
8:00 AM UTC
Game Details
Next
JapanJapan
VenezuelaVenezuela
1
1
FT
Game Details
JapanJapan
Kyrgyz RepublicKyrgyz Republic
4
0
FT
Game Details
JapanJapan
UruguayUruguay
4
3
FT
Game Details
JapanJapan
PanamaPanama
3
0
FT
Game Details

Honda eyes Melbourne move, Olympics place

Melbourne Victory
Read

Wenger could play advisory role for Japan FA

Japan
Read

Wenger not in contention for Japan role

Japan
Read

Japan leave Shinji Kagawa and Shinji Okazaki out of Asian Cup squad

Shinji Kagawa and Shinji Okazaki will not participate in the 2019 Asian Cup.

Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki and Borussia Dortmund playmaker Shinji Kagawa were both omitted from Japan's 23-man squad for the 2019 Asian Cup on Wednesday, but Southampton centre back Maya Yoshida was included in the list.

Okazaki, 32, is Japan's third-highest scorer but has failed to find the net for either club or country in a year, while Kagawa, 29, is on the fringes at Dortmund, making just four appearances for the club this season.

Head coach Hajime Moriyasu has recalled...

Late Tomas Rincon penalty clinches draw for Venezuela against Japan

JapanJapan
VenezuelaVenezuela
1
1
FT
Game Details

Venezuela captain Tomas Rincon's penalty nine minutes from full-time earned a 1-1 draw in a friendly against Japan in Oita on Friday after Hiroki Sakai scored his first international goal for the hosts.

Japan came into the match on the back of three wins from three under new coach Hajime Moriyasu but they could not maintain their perfect record as they continue preparations for the Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates, beginning Jan. 5.

In an entertaining first half in which both teams looked to...

Japan breeze past Kyrgyzstan to win final Asian Cup warm-up

JapanJapan
Kyrgyz RepublicKyrgyz Republic
4
0
FT
Game Details

A debut goal for Japan defender Ryosuke Yamanaka prompted a 4-0 rout of Kyrgyzstan in Toyota City on Tuesday, as coach Hajime Moriyasu remains undefeated after five games in charge.

In their final friendly match before the Samurai Blue head to the United Arab Emirates for the Asian Cup in January, Moriyasu made 11 changes from the side that drew 1-1 with Venezuela on Friday.

He also gave a debut to Yokohama F Marinos defender Yamanaka, who took less than two minutes to make his mark on the international...

Takumi Minamino scores twice as Japan beat Uruguay in thriller

JapanJapan
UruguayUruguay
4
3
FT
Game Details

Japan made it three wins out of three under new coach Hajime Moriyasu with a thrilling 4-3 victory over Uruguay in a friendly on Tuesday night in Saitama.

Inspired by 24-year-old playmaker Shoya Nakajima and forward Takumi Minamino, who finished the night with a brace, Japan stunned Oscar Tabarez's side, who are ranked fifth in the world.

Japan, ranked 54th, continued on from their 3-0 victory over Panama on Friday with a vibrant attacking display involving many of the younger players Moriyasu has...

Japan coast to easy win over Panama

JapanJapan
PanamaPanama
3
0
FT
Game Details

Hajime Moriyasu continued his winning start to life as Japan coach as the four-time Asian champions beat Panama 3-0 in a friendly on Friday.

Moriyasu followed up last month's debut victory over Costa Rica with a routine win thanks to goals from Takumi Minamino, Junya Ito and a Kengo Kawamata effort that deflected in off Harold Cummings.

Minamino put Japan in front three minutes before half-time when he turned the Panamanian defence, after receiving Toshihiro Aoyama's pass, and slotted the ball beyond...