Japan will play their last game of group stage against the top team of Group C Colombia. This is the do or die game for Samurai Blue in order to remain in this competition. Arena Panatanal stadium will organize this match of FIFA World Cup on 24th of June. Colombians have qualified for next round & are now looking to end this round at top of group C. Have a look on match time, Telecast & highlights of Japan vs Colombia.
|JAPAN VS COLOMBIA SCHEDULE|
|Competition||2014 FIFA World Cup|
|Date||24–6‑2014 [GMT] & 25–6‑2014 [IST]|
|Time||20:00 [GMT] & 01:30 [IST]|
|Audience capacity||41,112 spectators|
|First team||Samurai Blue|
|Second team||Los Cafeteros|
|Round||Round of 32|
|Referee||Pedro Proenca [POR]|
|Sony SIX, TV Asahi|
Caracol Radio, RCN Radio
Japan vs Colombia Match Time & Telecast Channels
According to Indian Standard Time, it will start at 1:30 am on 25th of June 2014. While, its GMT match date & time are 24th June at 8:00 pm respectively. You can watch this match live on your TV telecast & broadcast channels Sony SIX, TBS, TV Asahi, TV Tokyo, TCN Radio etc. Given below is the list of TV telecast & broadcast channels in other nations.
Japan: TV Tokyo, TV Asahi
Colombia: Caracol Radio, RCN Radio
USA: ABC, ESPN, Univision
UK: BBC, Talksport
Italy: Sony SIX, ENTV
Canada: CBC, Sportsnet, TVA, Eastlink TV
Spain: Mediaset Espana, Gol Television
Germany: ARD, ZDF
France: TF1, beIN Sport
Croatia: HRT 2, ZDF
Finland: TF1, beIN Sports, France Televisions
Uruguay: Monte Carlo TV, Sociedad Televisora Larranaga
Match Preview of Japan vs Colombia
Los Cafeteros are at the top spot in current standings of group C. They won their first 2 games against Ivory Coast & Greece & have already qualified for round of 16. The national football team have scored 5 goals in this competition.
The Japanese are at third spot with 1 point in Group C. After playing 1 draw & 1 loss, they have scored just 1 goal in first 2 games. If Ivory Coast wins their last game against Greece, Samurai Blues will be automatically knocked out of this World Cup.
Just 2 games have been played between Japan & Colombia so far. Colombia won 1 game out of these 2 & rest one was a draw. Only one was scored in last 2 meetings & that was goal from Los Cafeteros.
Japan vs Colombia Match Highlights
|1 [Shinji Okazaki 45+1′]||Goals||4 [Juan Cuadrado 17′ P] [Jackson Martinez 55′ & 82′] [James Rodriguez 90′]|
|10||Shots on target||9|
Colombians finished round of 32 as winner of group group C. Their next match is scheduled against the runner of group D Uruguay.