• Asano Nagasato #20 of Japan celebrates after scoring a goal against Canada
  • Yuki Ogimi #17 of Japan kicks the ball as Emily Zurrer #2 and Kadeisha Buchanan #3 of Canada look on
  • Yuki Ogimi #17 of Japan keeps an eye on the ball after getting tackled by Kadeisha Buchanan #3 of Canada
  • Aya Sameshima #5 of Japan gets past Emily Zurrer #2 of Canada to score
  • Megumi Kamionobe #12 of Japan and Rhian Wilkinson #7 of Canada
  • Japan's Shiotani Tsukasa (L) and Brazil's forward Neymar compete for the ball

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 Oct 2014
50 Hungary4Up
51 Iran-7Down
52 Japan-4Down
52 Togo73Up
54 Peru-7Down

National League

J-League Division 1

TeamMPWDLPts
1Urawa Red Diamonds30177658
2Gamba Osaka30174955
3Kashima Antlers30156951
4Kawasaki Frontale30156951
5Sagan Tosu301621250

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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