Author Archives: David Holden


Japan vs J. League XI – Charity Match

JAPAN vs J. LEAGUE XI Osaka, 29 March 2011, 19:20 local, 10:20 UK In the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan two weeks ago, the Japanese national football team will host a very special charity match against a J. League XI, with proceeds going towards the ongoing disaster relief. The devastating […]


Japan-New Zealand Game Cancelled

In the wake of the cancellation of Japan’s match against Montenegro, their match against New Zealand on March 29th has also been called off. This time the decision has come from New Zealand’s FA, citing the ongoing nuclear situation, and the safety of their players, as the main reason for withdrawing from the match. Frank […]


Japan-Montenegro Game Cancelled

The Japanese FA have today confirmed that their scheduled match against Montenegro has been called off, in the wake of the earthquake and resulting tsunami which hit the country earlier this week. The JFA were initially hopeful that matches against Montenegro and New Zealand would go ahead as planned, but later backtracked on that statement, […]