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Japan 1-0 Australia: late extra time winner

January 30, 2011
Japan 1-0 Australia: late extra time winner

Tadanari Lee scored a superb volley – his first ever international goal – to win the 2011 Asian Cup.
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Japan 2-2 S Korea: Japan through after penalties

January 25, 2011
Japan 2-2 S Korea: Japan through after penalties

South Korea failed to convert any of their three penalties in the shoot out, so Japan progress to the final.
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Japan 3-2 Qatar: Kagawa helps Japan into semis

January 21, 2011
Japan 3-2 Qatar: Kagawa helps Japan into semis

Japan were reduced to ten men, but came from behind to knock out the hosts in a superb game.
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Paraguay 0-0 Japan: neither side takes control

June 29, 2010
Paraguay 0-0 Japan: neither side takes control

Paraguay progress on penalties after neither side could score in a very poor 120 minutes of football.
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Posted in World Cup 2010 | 23 Comments »