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Syria 1-2 Japan

Al-Khatib 76′ (pen); Hasebe 35′, Honda 82′ (pen) Doha, Qatar – 13/01/11 After a very entertaining match with some incredible talking points, Japan restored their winning ways as they were given a real fight by challengers Syria. As the game started, Japan looked the more likely to score first, and they nearly did just that […]


Syria vs Japan: Underdog II

DOHA, QATAR – 13/01/11 Japan’s next UFWC/Asian Cup match will be against the current group-toppers, Syria. Japan’s campaign got off to as disappointing start, as the pre-tournament favourites could only draw 1-1 with minnows Jordan, as a last-minute equaliser saved some Japanese blushes. However coach Alberto Zaccheroni will be less-than-pleased with his sides performance, as […]