Japan vs Costa Rica, Worldcup 2022 GROUP STAGE
0 : 1
27th of November 2022 10:00
First half: 45 | Second half: 45
- 0' - We are underway at Ahmed bin Ali Stadium. The crowd does wile while the referee lows the starting whistle.
- 5' - While players are taking a pause, let’s have a look at their stats. The teams met 1 times this season with Costa Rica winning 100% of all matches.
- 10' - Spectators do not have much to choose from both teams. The sides had several scoring chances but they still need a bit more than just a sight of a goal.
- 15' - It looks surprising Costa Rica does not make any changes. Ritsu Doan has some obvious troubles when approaching to the goal.
- 20' - Japan is defending very well tonight not leaving a chance for their rivals to get through for a goal.
- 25' - Players seem to put ease on their energy level Spectators hardly appreciate such approach. Teams need to speed up the tempo.
- 30' - Not even hints on scoring a goal over the last 30 minutes.
- 35' - Both teams are passing the ball around with high level of urgency. Japan needs to do something about it to get closer to the goal.
- 40' - We miss some good tackles and strikes. Is there anyone on the field to put the game back to action?
- 41' - The referee calls foul for Anthony Contreras. He receives a Yellow card.
- 42' - Anthony Contreras was booked on 42.
- 44' - The referee shows Japan player a Yellow card on 44.
- 46' - Takuma Asano has so much to prove this time. He replaces Ayase Ueda on 46 minute.
- 51' - Hidemasa Morita has certainly something to prove this evening. He made 0 appearances with only 3 goals this season.
- 56' - Although teams showed high tempo form the start, they seem to slow down a bit. Both sides really need to catch a fire. Otherwise, we have another goalless match.
- 61' - A meaty challenge results in booking for Celso Borges on 61.
- 62' - Costa Rica player sees a Yellow card in front of him.
- 62' - It is a substitution in Japan team. Miki Yamane is replaced by Kaoru Mitoma on 62 minute.
- 65' - Time for substitution for Costa Rica. Gerson Torres is replaced by Brandon Aguilera.
- 67' - The whistle greets Ritsu Doan as he departs to be replaced by Junya Ito.
- 70' - It’s gonna be a Yellow card for Francisco Calvo.
- 71' - It’s a booking for Costa Rica player. Francisco Calvo gets a Yellow card.
- 76' - It looks like no one’s ball. Costa Rica is used to counterattacking playing. None of the sides are ready to take the lead.
- 81' - Keysher Fuller puts Costa Rica on the lead.
- 82' - The supporters are chanting for Takumi Minamino. He replaces Yuki Soma on 82 minute.
- 84' - Japan receives a Yellow card for a hard tackle on 84.
- 89' - Youstin Salas has so much to prove this time. He replaces Celso Borges on 89 minute.
- 90' - Wataru Endo is having his name booked by the referee on 90.
- 90' - Another substitution for Costa Rica to replace Joel Campbell by Daniel Chacon on 90 minute.
- Hope, you loved the show. Another epic battle is over with the score 0-1.
Today 2022-11-27 Japan vs Costa Rica are fighting Worldcup league on Ahmed bin Ali Stadium.
Japan had 3 games and get got 6 points in Season (2018/18)
Costa Rica had 3 games and get got 3 points in Season (2018/18)
Todays referees are: Stuart Burt, Michael Oliver, Simon Bennett, Benoit Millot, Jerome Brisard, Maguette N'Diaye
- 12 Shuichi Gonda
- 4 Ko Itakura
- 22 Maya Yoshida
- 5 Yuto Nagatomo
- 26 Hiroki Ito 46'
- 6 Wataru Endo
- 2 Miki Yamane
- 9 Kaoru Mitoma 62'
- 13 Hidemasa Morita
- 8 Ritsu Doan
- 14 Junya Ito 67'
- 15 Daichi Kamada
- 24 Yuki Soma
- 10 Takumi Minamino 82'
- 21 Ayase Ueda
- 18 Takuma Asano 46'
- 1 Eiji Kawashima
- 23 Daniel Schmidt
- 16 Takehiro Tomiyasu
- 19 Hiroki Sakai
- 26 Hiroki Ito
- 5 Yuto Nagatomo 46'
- 3 Shogo Taniguchi
- 7 Gaku Shibasaki
- 9 Kaoru Mitoma
- 2 Miki Yamane 62'
- 14 Junya Ito
- 8 Ritsu Doan 67'
- 17 Ao Tanaka
- 10 Takumi Minamino
- 24 Yuki Soma 82'
- 11 Takefusa Kubo
- 18 Takuma Asano
- 21 Ayase Ueda 46'
- 20 Shuto Machino
- 25 Daizen Maeda
- 1 Keylor Navas
- 19 Kendall Waston
- 6 Oscar Duarte
- 15 Francisco Calvo
- 8 Bryan Oviedo
- 4 Keysher Fuller
- 17 Yeltsin Tejeda
- 13 Gerson Torres
- 20 Brandon Aguilera 65'
- 12 Joel Campbell
- 2 Daniel Chacon 90'
- 7 Anthony Contreras
- 9 Jewison Bennette 65'
- 5 Celso Borges
- 14 Youstin Salas 89'
- 18 Esteban Alvarado
- 23 Patrick Sequeira
- 3 Juan Pablo Vargas
- 16 Carlos Martinez
- 22 Ronald Matarrita
- 2 Daniel Chacon
- 12 Joel Campbell 90'
- 9 Jewison Bennette
- 7 Anthony Contreras 65'
- 14 Youstin Salas
- 5 Celso Borges 89'
- 20 Brandon Aguilera
- 13 Gerson Torres 65'
- 21 Douglas Lopez
- 24 Roan Wilson
- 25 Anthony Hernandez
- 26 Alvaro Zamora
- 10 Bryan Ruiz
- 11 Johan Venegas