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Matches

30/09/2008
12:1 (3:1)
  • LENISIO (3'00" 35'36")
  • MARQUINHO (4'00")
  • FALCAO (11'00" PEN 31'58")
  • WILDE (22'45")
  • ARI (24'38" 27'21")
  • SCHUMACHER (26'37" 34'53")
  • BETAO (28'44")
  • CICO (31'42")
  • Nobuya OSODO (14'36")

Summary

Rampant Brazil cruise to victory

Brazil beat Japan 12-1 on their debut, with Lenisio, Falcao, Ari and Schumacher scoring doubles apiece to the delight of the home supporters.

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Line-up

2
1
6
3
8
7
10
9
11
10

Substitute(s)

3
12
1
14
4
2
5
4
7
5
9
6
12
8
13
11
14
13

Coaches

Paulo DE OLIVEIRA (BRA)
(BRA) Sergio SAPO

Officials

Referee: CUMBO Massimo (ITA)Second referee: TOROK Karoly (HUN)Third referee: GRACIA Roberto (ESP)Timekeeper: CARDOSO Antonio (POR)

Statistics

49Shots13
15Corner kicks3
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card1
0Red Cards0
55%Possession (%)45%
  • Fans wait the beginning of the match between Brazil and Japan
  • Fans wait the beginning of the match between Brazil and Japan
  • Brazil national team poses prior to the game against Japan
  • Japan's national team poses prior to the match against Brazil
  • Japan's Kotaro Inaba recieves a yellow card during the match against Brazil
  • Japan's Hisamitsu Kawahara looks for the ball in the net after recieving a goal from Brazil
"We played really well and made the most of our chances. We didn’t expect to score so many goals, but the team were simply fantastic," Paulo de  Oliveira, Brazil coach.