Matches

06/12/2012107 - WeatherweatherCode10
1:0 (0:0)
  • Toshihiro AOYAMA (66')

Summary

Hiroshima end hopeful Auckland’s glory hunt
Toshihiro Aoyama scored the only goal as J.League champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima eliminated New Zealand’s Auckland City with a 1-0 win in the opening match of the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2012. More »

Line-up

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12
4
3
5
5
6
8
7
9
8
11
11
13
14
14
15
15
24
16
27
22

Substitute(s)

13
1
21
18
2
2
9
4
16
6
18
7
20
10
22
17
25
19
30
20
33
21
35

Coaches

Hajime MORIYASU (JPN)
(ESP) Ramon TRIBULIETX

Officials

Referee: Djamel HAIMOUDI (ALG)Assistant Referee 1: Redouane ACHIK (MAR)Assistant Referee 2: Abdelhak ETCHIALI (ALG)Fourth official: Alireza FAGHANI (IRN)Fifth official: Hassan KAMRANIFAR (IRN)
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Statistics

16Shots7
11Corner kicks1
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
59%Possession (%)41%
  • Manel Exposito (R) of Auckland City challenges Mihael Mikic and Ryota Moriwaki of Sanfrecce Hiroshima
  • Adam Dickinson (L) of Auckland City challenges Satoru Yamagishi of Sanfrecce Hiroshima
  • Mihael Mikic(L) of Sanfrecce Hiroshima challenges the ball with Alex Feneridis of Auckland City
  • Satoru Yamagishi (L) of Sanfrecce Hiroshima challenges Andrew Milne of Auckland City
  • Yojiro Takahagi (L) of Sanfrecce Hiroshima challenges Takuya Iwata and Alex Feneridis of Auckland City
  • Mihael Mikic (L) of Sanfrecce Hiroshima challenges Takuya Iwata of Auckland City
"We've only had a short time to prepare since the end of the Japanese season, but my players were very motivated. We were aggressive and set up to attack, and we created a number of chances, although at the end of the day, we've unfortunately only taken one of them," Sanfrecce Hiroshima coach Hajime Moriyasu.