Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates his first goal in a friendly football match against Japan team at the National stadium in Singapore on October 14, 2014
Neymar scores all of Brazil's goals as they beat Japan 4-0 in a friendly in Singapore.
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Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa is pictured during the French L1 football match Evian (ETG) against Marseille (OM) on September 14, 2014
Report: Japan hopeful of appointing Marcelo Bielsa
Marseille head coach Marcelo Bielsa is a target for the Japanese Football Association, according to reports.
Feb 20, 02:54
Swansea City's Danish manager Michael Laudrup gestures during the English FA Cup fourth round football match between Birmingham City and Swansea City at St Andrew's stadium in Birmingham on January 25, 2014
Michael Laudrup confirms Japan interest
Michael Laudrup, who is currently in charge of Qatari side Lekhwiya SC, confirms that he has been approached by Japan over their vacant managerial position.
Feb 18, 16:18
Espanyol head coach Javier Aguirre reacts on the touchline during the match against Valencia on August 24, 2013
Japan sack coach Javier Aguirre
Japan dismiss coach Javier Aguirre following allegations of match-fixing during his time in charge of Real Zaragoza in Spain.
Feb 3, 10:32
Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates his first goal in a friendly football match against Japan team at the National stadium in Singapore on October 14, 2014
Result: Neymar stars as Brazil thrash Japan
Neymar scores all of Brazil's goals as they beat Japan 4-0 in a friendly in Singapore.
Oct 14, 13:38
Manchester United playmaker Shinji Kagawa celebrates scoring for Japan against South Korea on August 10, 2011.
Shinji Kagawa to miss Brazil clash
Concussion rules Borussia Dortmund's Shinji Kagawa out of Japan's international friendly with Brazil on Tuesday.
Oct 11, 12:49
Espanyol head coach Javier Aguirre reacts on the touchline during the match against Valencia on August 24, 2013
Javier Aguirre reveals reasons for leaving Espanyol
New Japan boss Javier Aguirre admits that he left Espanyol this summer because he had no money to improve the squad.
Sep 9, 17:45
Liverpool defender Glen Johnson in action on September 23, 2012
Report: Juventus target Liverpool's Glen Johnson
Juventus reportedly line up a move for Liverpool right-back Glen Johnson when the transfer window re-opens in January.
Sep 9, 02:39
Espanyol head coach Javier Aguirre reacts on the touchline during the match against Valencia on August 24, 2013
Javier Aguirre becomes Japan's national team coach
Japan appoint Javier Aguirre as Alberto Zaccheroni's replacement after the Italian stepped down following an unimpressive World Cup campaign.
Jul 24, 15:47
 Giorgos Karagounis of Greece challenges Shinji Kagawa of Japan during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Greece at Estadio das Dunas on June 19, 2014
Shinji Kagawa: 'Japan are not good enough'
Shinji Kagawa admits that Japan do not possess enough quality in their side following their World Cup exit.
Jun 27, 18:27
Japan head coach Alberto Zaccheroni stands on the touchline during his side's match against Cyprus on May 27, 2014.
Alberto Zaccheroni quits as Japan coach following World Cup exit
Japan manager Alberto Zaccheroni resigns from his post in the wake of the Asian champions' first-round exit at the World Cup, it has been reported.
Jun 25, 20:55
Shinji Okazaki of Japan driblbles past Pablo Armero of Colombia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014
Japan fans clean up stadium after getting booted out of World Cup
Japan supporters help clean up the Arena Pantanal stadium in Brazil, despite their nation getting knocked out of the World Cup following defeat to Colombia.
Jun 25, 14:58
Japan's Italian coach Alberto Zaccheroni gestures during a Group C football match between Ivory Coast and Japan at the Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014
Japan manager Alberto Zaccheroni unsure of future
Japan manager Alberto Zaccheroni admits that he is unsure of his future following his side's disappointing World Cup exit.
Jun 25, 01:07
Shinji Okazaki of Japan driblbles past Pablo Armero of Colombia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014
Player Ratings: Japan 1-4 Colombia
Sports Mole rates the players' performances from Colombia's 4-1 win over Japan at the World Cup.
Jun 25, 00:28
Colombia's forward Jackson Martinez (L) strikes to score a goal as Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima defends during the Group C football match on June 24, 2014
Match Analysis: Japan 1-4 Colombia
Sports Mole analyses Colombia's 4-1 win over Japan, which helped them finish top of Group C at the World Cup.
Jun 24, 23:32
Colombia's forward Jackson Martinez (L) strikes to score a goal as Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima defends during the Group C football match on June 24, 2014
Result: Colombia thrash Japan to win Group C
Colombia secure top spot in Group C after thrashing Japan 4-1 at the World Cup.
Jun 24, 23:09
Colombia's midfielder Juan Fernando Quintero prepares to kick the ball to score his team's second goal during the Group C football match on June 19, 2014
Half-Time Report: Colombia drawing with Japan
Colombia are currently drawing 1-1 with Japan in today's World Cup Group C clash in Cuiaba.
Jun 24, 21:50
Colombia pose for a team photo prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Colombia and Cote D'Ivoire at Estadio Nacional on June 19, 2014
Team News: Jackson Martinez, Shinji Kagawa start in Cuiaba
Shinji Kagawa and Jackson Martinez start for their respective national teams in Colombia's World Cup clash with Japan.
Jun 24, 20:38
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado of Colombia celebrates scoring his team's first goal after a penalty kick during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match against Japan on June 24, 2014
Live Commentary: Japan 1-4 Colombia - as it happened
Live coverage of the World Cup Group C clash between Colombia at Japan in Brazil.
Jun 24, 20:00
Mario Balotelli, Andrea Pirlo and Claudio Marchisio of Italy look on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match against Costa Rica on June 20, 2014
World Cup Groups C, D: The permutations
Sports Mole looks over all the possible outcomes as the World Cup's Group C and D draw to a close this evening.
Jun 24, 11:29
Japan head coach Alberto Zaccheroni stands on the touchline during his side's match against Cyprus on May 27, 2014.
Alberto Zaccheroni wants energetic Japan
Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni urges his team to show more energy during Tuesday's vital World Cup clash with Colombia.
Jun 23, 16:18

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