• Robbie Kruse of Australia and Masato Morishige of Japan compete for the ball
  • Tim Cahill of Australia scores their first goal against Japan
  • Takashi Inui of Japan dribbles the ball against Australia
  • Japan's forward Shinji Okazaki fights for the ball with defender Emilio Izaguirre of Honduras
  • 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

Latest Fixtures and Results

18.11.14 JPN2:1 (0:0)AUS
14.11.14 JPN6:0 (3:0)HON
14.10.14 JPN0:4 (0:1)BRA
12.01.15 JPN PLE
16.01.15 IRQ JPN
20.01.15 JPN JOR

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
1Gamba Osaka33195962
2Urawa Red Diamonds33188762
3Kashima Antlers33186960
4Sagan Tosu331831257
5Kashiwa Reysol33169857

Association Information

Foundation year1921
Affiliated since1921
Official site
www.jfa.jp
info
inter_national@jfa.or.jp
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)
  • Video

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