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Overview

Match summary

Japan book early passage

Japan became the first team at these finals to qualify for the round of 16 after earning a narrow 1-0 win over poor-finishing Costa Rica on Wednesday in Group F.

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Statistics

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Line-ups

Costa Rica
Costa RicaCRC
Japan
JapanJPN
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C)
86'
80'
59'
76'
77'
90'
Misses next match if booked
15
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
18
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
90'
77'
86'
14
76'
59'
16
80'
17
20
CoachCoach
Geovanni ALFARO (CRC)Yasushi YOSHIDA (JPN)

Match Facts

Victoria

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Royal Athletic Park

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Weather

  • Sunny
  • 23° CTemperature
  • 13 m/sWind
  • 63 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Wolfgang STARK
    Germany
    GermanyGER
  • Assistant Referee 1: Jan-Hendrik SALVER (GER)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Volker WEZEL (GER)
  • Fourth official: Silviu PETRESCU (CAN)

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