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Japan National Soccer Team

Japan National Soccer Team
Information, greatest players, jerseys, pictures and more

Japan Soccer Jerseys

Japan National Soccer Team Jersey, home, 2008-2009, made by adidas
Japan National Soccer Team Jersey, home, 2008-2009, made by Adidas
Japan National Soccer Team Jersey, away, 2008-2009, made by adidas
Japan National Soccer Team Jersey, away, 2008-2009, made by Adidas
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Where is Japan?
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Japan National Soccer Team

Original jersey colors: blue, light blue and white

Alternate jersey colors: white, grey, red and blue

Nickname: "osim japan"

Confederation: AFC (Asian Football Confereration)

National Confederation:

JFA Logo JFA (Japan Football Association)

Tournaments: Asian Nations Cup

Titles won: Asian Nations Cup 1992, 2000, 2004
Olympic Bronze Medal 1968
Afro-Asian Cup of Nations 1 (1993)

Greatest players: Kenta Hasegawa, Tetsuji Hashiratani, Masami Ihara, Kunishige Kamamoto, Hiromi Hara, Nobutoshi Kaneda, Saburo Kawabuchi, Yahiro Kazama, Kazushi Kimura, Takashi Mizunuma, Wagner Lopes, Yasutaro Matsuki, Shigetatsu Matsunaga, Kazuyoshi Miura, Masahiro Fukuda, Yoshikazu Nagai, Hidetoshi Nakata, Masashi Nakayama, Yuji Nakazawa, Yasuhiko Okudera, Ruy Ramos, Ryuichi Sugiyama, Takuya Takagi, Nobuhiro Takeda, Satoshi Tsunami, Motohiro Yamaguchi, Kenzo Yokoyama, George Yonashiro

World Cup Information:

World Cups organized: 2002

World Cup appearances: (4)
1998, Lost in First Round
2002, Lost in 1/8 Finals
2006, Lost in First Round
2010, Lost in 1/8 Finals

World Cup absences: (15)
1930, Didn't Enter
1934, Didn't Enter
1938, Withdrew
1950, Didn't Enter
1954, Didn't Qualify
1958, Didn't Enter
1962, Didn't Qualify
1966, Didn't Enter
1970, Didn't Qualify
1974, Didn't Qualify
1978, Didn't Qualify
1982, Didn't Qualify
1986, Didn't Qualify
1990, Didn't Qualify
1994, Didn't Qualify












Historical World Cup statistics:

Ranking Champion World Cups PTS P W D L GS GA Dif
32 - 4 15 14 4 3 7 12 16 -4

Japan National Team Pictures and Posters:

Japan Picture Gallery

Japan Jerseys, Photo Gallery:

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* This Japan National Team soccer profile was updated in April 2008.

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