• Japan's Shiotani Tsukasa (L) and Brazil's forward Neymar compete for the ball
  • Brazil's forward Neymar (2nd L) is tackled by Japan's Morioka Ryota (L)
  • Luiz Gustavo Dias of Brazil and Taishi Taguchi of Japan challenge for the ball
  • Neymar of Brazil speaks with teammate, Carlos Gilberto
  • Aya Miyama of Japan competes for the ball with Guixin Ren of China PR
  • Japan's forward Yoichiro Kakitani (front R) shoots the ball against Venezuela's goalkeeper Daniel Hernandez

Latest Fixtures and Results

14.10.14 JPN0:4 (0:1)BRA
10.10.14 JPN1:0 (1:0)JAM
09.09.14 JPN2:2 (0:0)VEN
14.11.14 JPN HON
18.11.14 JPN AUS
12.01.15 JPN PLE

FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking

RankingTeam+/- Pts Sep 2014
48 Guinea16Up
48 Japan-4Down
48 Congo30Up
52 Armenia-16Down
53 Slovenia-14Down

National League

J-League Division 1

TeamMPWDLPts
1Urawa Red Diamonds28175656
2Gamba Osaka28164852
3Sagan Tosu281621050
4Kashima Antlers28154949
5Kawasaki Frontale28146848

Association Information

Foundation year1921
Affiliated since1921
Official site
www.jfa.jp
info
inter_national@jfa.or.jp
(only for international use in English)
Japan Football Association
JFA House, Football Ave. Bunkyo-ku TOKYO 113-8311
Phone: +81-3/3830 2004
Fax: +81-3/3830 2005
PresidentDAINI Kuniya
Vice President
  • MABUCHI Akiko
  • MURAI Mitsuru
  • TASHIMA Kohzo
General SecretaryHARA Hiromi
TreasurerHARA Akihiko
Technical DirectorHARA Hiromi (JPN)
Men's CoachAGUIRRE Javier (MEX)
Women's CoachSASAKI Norio (JPN)
Media OfficerNISHIZAWA Kazutake
Futsal CoordinatorMATSUZAKI Yasuhiro
Referee CoordinatorKAMIKAWA Toru
JerseysNavy blue
ShortsNavy blue
StockingsNavy blue
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Confederation

HONOURS

FIFA World Cup™ appearances
5 (1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014)
Continental titles
  • Winner Asian Nations Cup (1992, 2000, 2004, 2011)
Best Results
  • Winner FIFA Women's World Cup Final (2011), FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Final (2014)
  • Runners-Up FIFA U-20 World Cup Final (1999), FIFA Confederations Cup (2001), FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Final (2010), Olympic Football Tournament Women Final (2012)
  • Third Olympic Football Tournament Final (1968), FIFA Club World Cup (2007, 2008), FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Final (2012)
  • Fourth FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Final (2005), Women's Olympic Football Tournament (2008), FIFA Club World Cup (2011), Olympic Football Tournament Final (2012)
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