• FIFA World Cup
  • Date: Thu 19 June 2014
  • Kick-off: 23:00
  • Venue: Arena das Dunas

Japan vs Greece


Team Lineups

Japan

1 Kawashima
2 Uchida
15 Konno
22 Yoshida
5 Nagatomo
16 Yamaguchi
17 Hasebe
9 Okazaki
4 Honda
13 Okubo
18 Osako
Substitutes
12 Nishikawa
3 Sakai
6 Morishige
7 Endo
8 Kiyotake
10 Kagawa
11 Kakitani
14 Aoyama
19 Inoha
20 Saito
21 Sakai
23 Gonda

Greece

1 Karnezis
15 Torosidis
19 Papastathopoulos
4 Manolas
20 Holebas
2 Maniatis
21 Katsouranis
8 Kone
18 Fetfatzidis
9 Mitroglou
7 Samaras
Substitutes
12 Glykos
3 Tzavelas
5 Moras
6 Tziolis
10 Karagounis
11 Vyntra
14 Salpingidis
16 Christodoulopoulos
17 Gekas
22 Samaris
23 Tachtsidis
13 Kapino

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - FIFA World Cup

Japan

L D L

Greece

L D W D


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

92:59 +2.59
 

Maya Yoshida concedes a free kick for a foul on Sokratis Papastathopoulos. Orestis Karnezis takes the free kick.

89:18
 

Maya Yoshida gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Orestis Karnezis. Orestis Karnezis takes the free kick.

87:49
Yellow card
 

Vassilis Torosidis is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Booking for Vassilis Torosidis. Yasuhito Endo produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Orestis Karnezis parries the ball away.

87:33
 

Jose Holebas takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Eiji Kawashima parries the ball away.

87:08
 

Unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras by Shinji Kagawa results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Giorgos Karagounis.

85:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Maya Yoshida on Georgios Samaras. Giorgos Karagounis restarts play with the free kick.

84:34
 

Yuto Nagatomo produces a cross. Header at goal by Maya Yoshida goes over the bar.

84:19
 

Keisuke Honda decides to take the corner short.

82:36
 

The ball is crossed by Atsuto Uchida. Kostas Manolas makes a clearance.

82:10
 

Atsuto Uchida delivers the ball. Clearance by Kostas Manolas.

80:26
 

Corner taken by Giorgos Karagounis. Header by Georgios Samaras goes to the left of the goal.

79:54
Substitution
 

Dimitris Salpingidis is brought on as a substitute for Panagiotis Kone.

78:40
 

Foul by Atsuto Uchida on Giorgos Karagounis, free kick awarded. Sokratis Papastathopoulos restarts play with the free kick.

76:52
 

Yoshito Okubo takes a shot. Diving save by Orestis Karnezis.Yuto Nagatomo decides to take a short corner.

75:37
 

Unfair challenge on Panagiotis Kone by Yasuyuki Konno results in a free kick. Orestis Karnezis restarts play with the free kick.

75:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yoshito Okubo by Jose Holebas. Yasuhito Endo restarts play with the free kick.

70:52
 

Shot by Atsuto Uchida went wide right of the target.

69:41
 

Keisuke Honda takes a shot. Kostas Manolas gets a block in.

68:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shinji Kagawa by Panagiotis Kone. Yasuhito Endo takes the free kick.

68:21
 

The referee blows for offside against Theofanis Gekas. Maya Yoshida takes the free kick.

67:29
 

Yoshito Okubo takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

64:31
 

Sokratis Papastathopoulos gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keisuke Honda. Srike on goal from Keisuke Honda hits the wall from the free kick.

63:40
 

Foul by Yoshito Okubo on Georgios Samaras, free kick awarded. Giorgos Karagounis takes the free kick.

62:25
 

Keisuke Honda gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Giannis Maniatis. Sokratis Papastathopoulos takes the free kick.

62:01
 

Panagiotis Kone sends in a cross. Eiji Kawashima safely holds on.

61:10
 

Yoshito Okubo concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. Giorgos Karagounis restarts play with the free kick.

59:48
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Shinji Kagawa. Clearance by Georgios Samaras.

59:07
 

Corner taken by Giorgos Karagounis from the right by-line. Theofanis Gekas takes a shot. Eiji Kawashima dives and deflects the ball away.

58:42
 

Corner taken by Giorgos Karagounis.

58:02
 

Corner taken by Giorgos Karagounis from the left by-line.

56:53
 

Keisuke Honda challenges Panagiotis Kone unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kostas Manolas takes the free kick.

56:07
Substitution
 

Shinji Kagawa replaces Yuya Osako.

55:51
 

Short corner taken by Keisuke Honda from the right by-line.

53:44
Yellow card
 

Georgios Samaras challenges Yoshito Okubo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Georgios Samaras. Effort on goal by Yasuhito Endo from the free kick hits the wall.

53:04
 

Unfair challenge on Panagiotis Kone by Keisuke Honda results in a free kick. Sokratis Papastathopoulos restarts play with the free kick.

52:30
 

Keisuke Honda takes a shot. Orestis Karnezis safely holds on.

49:38
 

Panagiotis Kone challenges Yuto Nagatomo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Yasuhito Endo takes the free kick.

46:13 +1.13
 

Theofanis Gekas is ruled offside. Eiji Kawashima takes the free kick.

46:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yasuhito Endo by Jose Holebas. Atsuto Uchida restarts play with the free kick.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

45:36 +0.36
 

Foul by Yuto Nagatomo on Panagiotis Kone, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Panagiotis Kone.

45:04
 

Shot by Georgios Samaras missed to the right of the target.

45:01
Substitution
 

Yasuhito Endo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Makoto Hasebe.

43:47
 

Makoto Hasebe concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. A cross is delivered by Giorgos Karagounis. Header at goal by Vassilis Torosidis misses to the right.

43:02
 

Unfair challenge on Giorgos Karagounis by Shinji Okazaki results in a free kick. Kostas Manolas restarts play with the free kick.

42:32
 

Vassilis Torosidis gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Makoto Hasebe. Yasuyuki Konno takes the free kick.

40:26
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Theofanis Gekas. Giorgos Karagounis on for Ioannis Fetfatzidis. Eiji Kawashima takes the free kick.

39:51
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Panagiotis Kone.

39:23
 

Vassilis Torosidis takes a shot. Eiji Kawashima dives and deflects the ball away.

38:55
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Keisuke Honda. Theofanis Gekas makes a clearance.

34:13
Substitution
 

(Greece) makes a substitution, with Theofanis Gekas coming on for Konstantinos Mitroglou.

32:48
 

Header by Yoshito Okubo goes over the bar.

27:02
 

Sokratis Papastathopoulos concedes a free kick for a foul on Yoshito Okubo. Keisuke Honda produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Orestis Karnezis fumbles the ball.

25:41
 

Yuya Osako challenges Konstantinos Katsouranis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Konstantinos Katsouranis takes the free kick.

24:44
 

Ioannis Fetfatzidis concedes a free kick for a foul on Keisuke Honda. Eiji Kawashima restarts play with the free kick.

22:44
 

Unfair challenge on Keisuke Honda by Ioannis Fetfatzidis results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Keisuke Honda restarts the game.

17:46
 

Keisuke Honda fouled by Konstantinos Katsouranis, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Makoto Hasebe.

10:37
 

Yoshito Okubo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras. Sokratis Papastathopoulos takes the free kick.

10:03
 

Panagiotis Kone takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Eiji Kawashima fumbles the ball.

7:15
 

Foul by Georgios Samaras on Yoshito Okubo, free kick awarded. Atsuto Uchida restarts play with the free kick.

5:00
 

Corner taken by Jose Holebas from the left by-line. Maya Yoshida manages to make a clearance.

3:21
 

Konstantinos Katsouranis fouled by Makoto Hasebe, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Orestis Karnezis.

2:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Konstantinos Katsouranis on Keisuke Honda. Keisuke Honda restarts play with the free kick.

1:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hotaru Yamaguchi on Panagiotis Kone. Konstantinos Katsouranis takes the free kick.

1:28
 

Hotaru Yamaguchi takes a shot. Blocked by Sokratis Papastathopoulos.

Kick off
 

The match begins.