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Cruising Colombia triumph, send Japan home

Colombia danced into the Round of 16 amid a fiesta of noise in Cuiaba, with a Jackson Martinez brace helping them to a 4-1 win over Japan.

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“Obviously we’re delighted. It was a very tough game for us today, just as we expected, but our confidence was high after our last two wins,” Jose Pekerman, Colombia coach.

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17:52
The final whistle sounds.
17:52
90'+MONDRAGON (Colombia) blocks the shot.
17:52
90'+KAKITANI (Japan) sees his effort hit the target.
17:51
90'+HASEBE (Japan) blocks the shot.
17:51
90'+RAMOS (Colombia) sees his effort hit the target.
17:48
90' JAMES (Colombia) scores!!
17:47
89'A. MEJIA (Colombia) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:47
89'ARIAS (Colombia) sees an effort go off target.
17:44
85'RAMOS (Colombia) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:43
85' KIYOTAKE (in) comes off the bench to replace KAGAWA (out) (Japan)
17:43
85' MONDRAGON (in) comes off the bench to replace OSPINA (out) (Colombia)
17:42
84'KAGAWA (Japan) sees an effort go off target.
17:40
82' JACKSON M. (Colombia) scores!!
17:39
81'C. CARBONERO (Colombia) commits a foul.
17:38
80'NAGATOMO (Japan) is penalised after committing a foul.

Man of the Match

Line-ups

Japan
JapanJPN
Colombia
ColombiaCOL
(GK)
(GK)(C) 85'
46' HT
69'
13
10
85'
13
14
62'
19
15
46' HT
17
(C)Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
23
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
23
(GK)
(GK) 85'
Misses next match if booked
7
46' HT
85'
Misses next match if booked
69'
62'
9
18
10
46' HT
19
14
20
17
Injured
CoachCoach
Alberto ZACCHERONI (ITA)Jose PEKERMAN (ARG)

Match Facts

Cuiaba

Arena Pantanal

  • Stadium nameArena Pantanal
  • CityCuiaba
  • Year constructed2014
  • Overall capacity41112

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 31° CTemperature
  • 10 m/sWind
  • 30 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Pedro PROENCA
    Portugal
    PortugalPOR
  • Assistant Referee 1: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Jose TRIGO (POR)
  • Fourth official: Roberto MORENO (PAN)

Groups

Group C
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
COL
33009279
GRE
311124-24
CIV
310245-13
JPN
301226-41