Matches

    Group matches
    Japan - Croatia
    0:0
    Match
    Date
    Time
    Venue / Stadium
    Attendance
    2818 June 2006 15:00Nuremberg / Franken-Stadion41000
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Frank DE BLEECKERE (BEL)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Peter HERMANS (BEL)
    Fourth Official
    Kevin STOTT (USA)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Walter VROMANS (BEL)
      Goals scored
    Japan
      Line-up
    • Yoshikatsu KAWAGUCHI (GK)
    • Tsuneyasu MIYAMOTO (C)
    • Hidetoshi NAKATA
    • Mitsuo OGASAWARA
    • Naohiro TAKAHARA (-85')
    • Shunsuke NAKAMURA
    • Atsushi YANAGISAWA (-61')
    • Alessandro SANTOS
    • Takashi FUKUNISHI (-46' HT)
    • Akira KAJI
    • Yuji NAKAZAWA
      Substitute(s)
    • Seigo NARAZAKI
    • Teruyuki MONIWA
    • Yuichi KOMANO
    • Yasuhito ENDO
    • Koji NAKATA
    • Seiichiro MAKI
    • Yoichi DOI
    • Masashi OGURO (+85')
    • Junichi INAMOTO (+46' HT)
    • Shinji ONO
    • Keisuke TSUBOI
    • Keiji TAMADA (+61')
    Coach
    Arthur ANTUNES COIMBRA (BRA)
    Croatia
      Line-up
    • Stipe PLETIKOSA (GK)
    • Darijo SRNA (-87')
    • Josip SIMUNIC
    • Robert KOVAC
    • Igor TUDOR (-70')
    • Dario SIMIC
    • Marko BABIC
    • Dado PRSO
    • Niko KOVAC (C)
    • Ivan KLASNIC
    • Niko KRANJCAR (-78')
      Substitute(s)
    • Jurica VRANJES
    • Mario TOKIC
    • Joe DIDULICA
    • Stjepan TOMAS
    • Luka MODRIC (+78')
    • Ivan LEKO
    • Jerko LEKO
    • Ivica OLIC (+70')
    • Anthony SERIC
    • Bosko BALABAN
    • Ivan BOSNJAK (+87')
    • Tomislav BUTINA
    Coach
    Zlatko KRANJCAR (CRO)
      Cautions
    • Tsuneyasu MIYAMOTO (JPN) 21'
    • , Robert KOVAC (CRO) 32'
    • , Yoshikatsu KAWAGUCHI (JPN) 42'
    • , Darijo SRNA (CRO) 69'
    • , Alessandro SANTOS (JPN) 72'
      Expulsions
    Japan (JPN)StatisticsCroatia (CRO)
    12Shots16
    5Shots on goal6
    19Fouls Committed18
    5Corner kicks11
    3Direct Free Kicks to Goal0
    0Indirect Free Kicks to Goal0
    0 / 0Penalty Kicks0 / 1
    1Offsides6
    0Own Goals0
    3Cautions2
    0Expulsions due to Second Caution0
    0Direct Expulsions0
    55%Possession (%)45%
    0Actual playing time0
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Yellow cardsPos:PositionsA:Absent

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