CUIABA, Brazil (Sporting Alert) — Shinji Kagawa has worked his way by into the starting lineup for Japan for tonight’s World Cup Group C clash with Colombia.
The 2014 World Cup really got rolling on Friday with a full schedule and the action will continue on Saturday with four more games.
Manchester United playmaker Shinji Kagawa and AC Milan attacking midfielder Keisuke Honda both start for Japan in tonight’s World Cup tuneup game against Costa Rica at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
Shinji Kagawa played the full 90-minutes in Japan’s 1-0 victory over Cyprus in a Fifa World Cup warm-up game on Tuesday at Saitama Stadium.
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa is among the 23-man squad announced by Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil next month.
(Sporting Alert) — Shinji Okazaki scored twice, while Manchester United’s Shinji Kagawa also netted in Japan’s 4-2 victory over New Zealand in their friendly football international clash on Wednesday.
(Sporting Alert) — Japan came from a goal down to beat a very talented Belgium side 3-2 in an exhibition international game on the road on Tuesday night. Kevin Mirallas fired the hosts into the lead after 14-minutes when Japan got it all wrong in the back and Romelu Lukaku skipped around the out-of-place keeper to […]
(Sporting Alert) — Manchester United playmaker Shinji Kagawa returns to the starting lineup for Japan for tonight’s football friendly international clash with Belgium. Kagawa started on the bench, but made an impression when coming on as a substitute in the draw with the Netherlands last week and has been handed back his starting place. Follow […]
Japan game from two goals down to earn a 2-2 draw with the Netherlands in Saturday’s friendly football international game at Cristal Arena in Genk, Belgium.
RECIFE (Sporting Alert) — Italy will go into tonight’s game needing another win to book a place in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup when they take on Japan in Group A at the Arena Pernambuco. Watch Live on: ESPN3.com and ESPN At the same time, Italy will also be hoping leading striker Mario […]
SAITAMA, Japan (Sporting Alert) — Japan will look for its second victory in the early goings of the 2014 World Cup Asian qualifiers when they take on Jordan on Friday night at Saitama Stadium. The Japanese opened final-round qualifiers in Group B with a comfortable 3-0 win over Oman last week, and coach Alberto Zaccheroni, […]