Japan-Côte d'Ivoire: Quotes
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Masakiyo Maezono, Japan player
Though we have qualified, we will play as hard as we can tomorrow. Tomorrow is a difficult game for us. The key moment for us today was our quick goal after they had scored first. That was important. But two wins is not enough for us. We will continue to play our style and are very hopeful about our chances.

Frederic Aka, Côte d’Ivoire player
The match was a very complicated one for us. Obviously we did not score enough today, despite our chances. That was what happened today. Regarding our next match against Spain, we are going to win. We are going to do all that we can to do so, without thinking about anything else.