• Date: Tue 29 June 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Loftus Versfeld Stadium
0 - 0 Paraguay win 5-3 on penal

Paraguay vs Japan


Team Lineups

Paraguay

1 Villar
6 Bonet
14 Da Silva
21 Alcaraz
3 Morel Rodriguez
13 Vera
20 Ortigoza
16 Riveros
9 Santa Cruz
19 Barrios
10 Benitez
Substitutes
12 Barreto
2 Veron
4 Caniza
5 Caceres
7 Cardozo
8 Barreto
11 Santana
17 Torres
18 Haedo Valdez
22 Bobadilla
23 Gamarra

Japan

21 Kawashima
3 Komano
22 Nakazawa
4 Tanaka
5 Nagatomo
8 Matsui
2 Abe
7 Endo
17 Hasebe
18 Honda
16 Okubo
Substitutes
1 Narazaki
6 Uchida
9 Okazaki
10 Nakamura
11 Tamada
12 Yano
13 Iwamasa
14 Nakamura
15 Konno
19 Morimoto
20 Inamoto
23 Kawaguchi

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide -

Paraguay

D W D D L

Japan

D L W D


Live Text Commentary
125:47
 

Oscar Cardozo scores a penalty. Paraguay 5-3 Japan on penalties.

125:09
 

Penalty scored by Keisuke Honda. Paraguay 4-3 Japan on penalties.

124:29
 

Nelson Haedo Valdez scores a penalty. Paraguay 4-2 Japan on penalties.

123:43
 

Penalty missed by Yuichi Komano.

122:55
 

Cristian Riveros scores a penalty. Paraguay 3-2 Japan on penalties.

122:10
 

Makoto Hasebe scores a penalty. Paraguay 2-2 Japan on penalties.

121:34
 

Penalty scored by Lucas Barrios. Paraguay 2-1 Japan on penalties.

120:49
 

Yasuhito Endo scores a penalty. Paraguay 1-1 Japan on penalties.

120:21
 

Penalty scored by Edgar Barreto. Paraguay 1-0 Japan on penalties.

117:19
 

Cristian Riveros handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Booking for Cristian Riveros. Eiji Kawashima takes the direct free kick.

114:06
 

Unfair challenge on Oscar Cardozo by Marcus Tanaka results in a free kick. Carlos Bonet takes the direct free kick.

112:58
 

Unfair challenge on Enrique Vera by Yasuhito Endo results in a free kick. Yasuhito Endo goes into the book. Claudio Morel Rodriguez takes the direct free kick.

111:38
 

Antolin Alcaraz gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shinji Okazaki. Yasuhito Endo delivers the ball, Marcus Tanaka has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

110:21
 

Corner taken left-footed by Claudio Morel Rodriguez from the right by-line, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Paulo Da Silva misses to the left of the goal.

109:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Yuto Nagatomo on Cristian Riveros. Justo Villar restarts play with the free kick.

108:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Claudio Morel Rodriguez by Keisuke Honda. A cross is delivered by Claudio Morel Rodriguez, Nelson Haedo Valdez takes a shot. Eiji Kawashima makes a comfortable save.

106:35
 

Foul by Cristian Riveros on Keiji Tamada, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Yasuhito Endo, clearance by Lucas Barrios.

105:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nelson Haedo Valdez on Makoto Hasebe. Free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

105:01
 

(Japan) makes a substitution, with Keiji Tamada coming on for Yoshito Okubo.

103:58
 

Handball by Lucas Barrios. Eiji Kawashima takes the direct free kick.

102:37
 

Edgar Barreto challenges Keisuke Honda unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Yasuhito Endo from own half, save by Justo Villar.

101:37
 

Unfair challenge on Yuji Nakazawa by Oscar Cardozo results in a free kick. Eiji Kawashima takes the direct free kick.

100:59
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Edgar Barreto goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

97:52
 

Yoshito Okubo fouled by Carlos Bonet, the ref awards a free kick. Shot comes in from Keisuke Honda from the free kick, save by Justo Villar. Outswinging corner taken by Yasuhito Endo from the right by-line played to the near post, Lucas Barrios makes a clearance.

96:54
 

Nelson Haedo Valdez takes a shot. Save by Eiji Kawashima.

95:43
 

Foul by Kengo Nakamura on Paulo Da Silva, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paulo Da Silva.

92:53 +2.53
 

Keisuke Honda is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Keisuke Honda goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Claudio Morel Rodriguez from right channel.

94:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Keisuke Honda on Paulo Da Silva. Paulo Da Silva restarts play with the free kick.

94:25
 

A cross is delivered by Claudio Morel Rodriguez, Lucas Barrios takes a shot. Save by Eiji Kawashima.

93:32
Substitution
 

Oscar Cardozo is brought on as a substitute for Roque Santa Cruz.

92:04
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yoshito Okubo by Enrique Vera. Yasuhito Endo takes the free kick.

90:52 +0.52
 

Keisuke Honda fouled by Claudio Morel Rodriguez, the ref awards a free kick. Yasuhito Endo crosses the ball in from the free kick.

90:36
 

Shot by Kengo Nakamura. Blocked by Antolin Alcaraz. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Yasuhito Endo.

88:59
 

A cross is delivered by Enrique Vera.

87:33
 

Unfair challenge on Paulo Da Silva by Makoto Hasebe results in a free kick. Justo Villar takes the direct free kick.

87:09
 

A cross is delivered by Yuichi Komano, Paulo Da Silva manages to make a clearance.

84:46
 

Lucas Barrios challenges Yuto Nagatomo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

81:44
 

Yuto Nagatomo sends in a cross, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Eiji Kawashima by Cristian Riveros. Eiji Kawashima takes the free kick.

81:12
 

Edgar Barreto is penalised for a handball. Marcus Tanaka takes the free kick.

80:27
 

Yuki Abe leaves the field to be replaced by Kengo Nakamura.

79:04
 

Unfair challenge on Edgar Barreto by Yasuhito Endo results in a free kick. Antolin Alcaraz takes the free kick.

78:00
 

Edgar Barreto takes a shot. Save made by Eiji Kawashima.

77:17
 

A cross is delivered by Nelson Haedo Valdez.

74:36
 

Edgar Barreto on for Nestor Ortigoza.

74:12
 

Corner taken right-footed by Claudio Morel Rodriguez.

72:47
 

Yuto Nagatomo takes a shot. Justo Villar makes a comfortable save. Nelson Haedo Valdez fouled by Shinji Okazaki, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Claudio Morel Rodriguez.

72:20
 

The ball is delivered by Yuichi Komano, clearance made by Antolin Alcaraz.

70:56
 

Yuto Nagatomo challenges Nelson Haedo Valdez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Yuto Nagatomo booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Carlos Bonet, Yuji Nakazawa manages to make a clearance.

70:20
 

Corner taken by Yasuhito Endo from the right by-line, Roque Santa Cruz manages to make a clearance.

69:51
 

Shinji Okazaki fouled by Cristian Riveros, the ref awards a free kick. Yuji Nakazawa takes the direct free kick.

68:22
 

Lucas Barrios fouled by Keisuke Honda, the ref awards a free kick. Claudio Morel Rodriguez takes the free kick.

65:48
 

Unfair challenge on Carlos Bonet by Yasuhito Endo results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Carlos Bonet.

64:29
 

Yuto Nagatomo sends in a cross. Daisuke Matsui goes off and Shinji Okazaki comes on.

63:03
 

Corner taken left-footed by Claudio Morel Rodriguez from the left by-line, Unfair challenge on Makoto Hasebe by Lucas Barrios results in a free kick. Eiji Kawashima restarts play with the free kick.

61:34
 

Corner taken right-footed by Yasuhito Endo from the right by-line, Headed effort from inside the area by Marcus Tanaka misses to the right of the target.

60:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yuji Nakazawa by Nelson Haedo Valdez. Free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

59:12
 

Nelson Haedo Valdez comes on in place of Edgar Benitez.

58:10
 

Centre by Claudio Morel Rodriguez, Cristian Riveros takes a shot. Save by Eiji Kawashima.

57:46
 

Edgar Benitez crosses the ball, clearance made by Yuji Nakazawa.

56:57
 

Handball by Daisuke Matsui. Daisuke Matsui is booked. Free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

55:07
 

Edgar Benitez takes a shot. Yuji Nakazawa gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Claudio Morel Rodriguez from the left by-line.

53:57
 

Daisuke Matsui delivers the ball, clearance made by Paulo Da Silva. Yuto Nagatomo takes a shot. Lucas Barrios is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

52:18
 

Claudio Morel Rodriguez sends in a cross, Makoto Hasebe makes a clearance. The ball is sent over by Claudio Morel Rodriguez, Yuki Abe makes a clearance.

51:40
 

The offside flag is raised against Yoshito Okubo. Direct free kick taken by Carlos Bonet.

48:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daisuke Matsui on Claudio Morel Rodriguez. Free kick taken by Claudio Morel Rodriguez.

47:38
 

Unfair challenge on Yuji Nakazawa by Enrique Vera results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Yuji Nakazawa.

45:37
 

Unfair challenge on Roque Santa Cruz by Yuto Nagatomo results in a free kick. Roque Santa Cruz takes the direct free kick.

44:54
 

Lucas Barrios challenges Yuto Nagatomo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

44:14
 

Unfair challenge on Claudio Morel Rodriguez by Yoshito Okubo results in a free kick. Claudio Morel Rodriguez takes the free kick.

43:27
 

Cristian Riveros concedes a free kick for a foul on Yasuhito Endo. Direct free kick taken by Eiji Kawashima.

42:21
 

Daisuke Matsui challenges Nestor Ortigoza unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Nestor Ortigoza.

41:10
 

Paulo Da Silva challenges Keisuke Honda unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Yasuhito Endo from left channel, Lucas Barrios manages to make a clearance.

39:07
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Keisuke Honda misses to the left of the target.

38:28
 

A cross is delivered by Yuichi Komano.

37:42
 

Unfair challenge on Antolin Alcaraz by Makoto Hasebe results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

35:17
 

Unfair challenge on Keisuke Honda by Paulo Da Silva results in a free kick. Yasuhito Endo crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance by Roque Santa Cruz. Short corner taken by Yasuhito Endo from the left by-line.

34:18
 

Keisuke Honda produces a cross, Claudio Morel Rodriguez manages to make a clearance.

31:49
 

The ball is sent over by Makoto Hasebe, clearance by Carlos Bonet.

27:33
 

Claudio Morel Rodriguez takes the outswinging corner, Effort on goal by Roque Santa Cruz from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

27:14
 

Lucas Barrios sends in a cross, Yuki Abe makes a clearance.

25:22
 

Claudio Morel Rodriguez crosses the ball.

24:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Keisuke Honda on Carlos Bonet. Carlos Bonet takes the free kick.

22:28
 

The ball is delivered by Edgar Benitez.

21:06
 

Daisuke Matsui takes a shot.

20:44
 

Effort on goal by Enrique Vera from long distance goes over the crossbar.

19:52
 

Lucas Barrios takes a shot. Save by Eiji Kawashima.

13:04
 

Yasuhito Endo fouled by Nestor Ortigoza, the ref awards a free kick. Yasuhito Endo crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Paulo Da Silva manages to make a clearance. Handball by Yuki Abe. Justo Villar takes the free kick.

9:41
 

Foul by Yoshito Okubo on Roque Santa Cruz, free kick awarded. Claudio Morel Rodriguez crosses the ball in from the free kick, save by Eiji Kawashima.

6:51
 

Roque Santa Cruz produces a cross.

5:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yuki Abe by Enrique Vera. Marcus Tanaka takes the direct free kick.

4:32
 

Paulo Da Silva challenges Yoshito Okubo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Marcus Tanaka.

3:27
 

Cristian Riveros takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

2:56
 

Yuichi Komano takes a shot. Justo Villar makes a comfortable save.

2:00
 

Roque Santa Cruz gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Yuji Nakazawa. Free kick taken by Yuji Nakazawa.

1:31
 

Daisuke Matsui challenges Cristian Riveros unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

:21
 

Yoshito Okubo produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

:0
 

The whistle goes to signal the end of normal time, with extra time looming.

:0
 

The match restarts for the second half of extra time.

:0
 

The match goes to a penalty shoot-out.

:0
 

The players are ready for the drama of the penalty shoot-out.