Regular Season
Finished
  • Neymar 77' (pen.)
1
JPN
BRA
KO
  • Raphinha is shown a yellow card by the referee, likely for dissent following a handball decision not going Brazil's way.
    Brazil
    Yellow card
    BRA - Raphinha
    35'
  • Endo is caught in possession and Brazil race forward. Vinicius dribbles towards the box, but is cut down from behind by Endo, and the Japan midfielder is booked.
    Japan
    Yellow card
    JPN - Wataru Endo
    40'
HT
  • Neymar is caught very late by Kamada, who is rightfully booked for that unnecessary challenge.
    Japan
    Yellow card
    JPN - Daichi Kamada
    54'
  • Vinicius comes off in Brazil's first change, and is replaced by Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli.
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out22 - Vinícius Júnior
    Substitution - In22 - Gabriel Martinelli
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Raphinha
    Substitution - In0 - Gabriel Jesus
    63'
  • Furuhashi is the next Japan player to come off, and he's replaced by his Celtic team-mate Daizen Maeda.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out19 - Kyogo Furuhashi
    Substitution - In24 - Daizen Maeda
    67'
  • Brazil captain Alves comes off in the Canarinho's next change, and a fellow experienced old head comes on for him in the shape of Thiago Silva.
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Dani Alves
    Substitution - In0 - Thiago Silva
    70'
  • Fred is also withdrawn by Tite, who brings on further attacking reinforcements in Richarlison.
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out22 - Fred
    Substitution - In22 - Richarlison
    71'
  • Minamino's run the show for Japan so far, but comes off now for Ritsu Doan.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out10 - Takumi Minamino
    Substitution - In21 - Ritsu Doan
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out14 - Junya Ito
    Substitution - In15 - Kaoru Mitoma
    73'
  • GOOOAAALLL!!! Brazil hit the front!!! Neymar's run-up is long and stuttering, but he finally reaches the ball and slots it into the back of the net, sending Gonda the wrong way and the Selecao lead 1-0!!
    Brazil
    Goal
    BRA - Neymar
    77'
  • Neymar and Nakayama have a coming together on the near touchline, and as the initial perpetrator, the Brazil goalscorer is booked.
    Brazil
    Yellow card
    BRA - Neymar
    80'
  • Nagatomo's 135th Japan cap comes to an end, as he's replaced by Miki Yamane.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out5 - Yuto Nagatomo
    Substitution - In2 - Miki Yamane
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out17 - Ao Tanaka
    Substitution - In7 - Gaku Shibasaki
    81'
  • Brazil make further midfield alterations, with Paqueta coming off for Bruno Guimaraes.
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out22 - Lucas Paquetá
    Substitution - In22 - Bruno Guimarães
    Brazil
    Brazil
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out22 - Casemiro
    Substitution - In22 - Fabinho
    85'
FT
Japan
Match stats
Brazil
48%
Possession
52%
7
Shots
21
0
Shots (On goal)
5
7
Corners
4
4
Saves
0
19
Fouls
11

Line-ups

12
Shuichi Gonda
5
Yuto Nagatomo
4
Ko Itakura
22
Maya Yoshida
20
Yuta Nakayama
6
Wataru Endo
8
Genki Haraguchi
10
Takumi Minamino
14
Junya Ito
17
Ao Tanaka
19
Kyogo Furuhashi
Japan
4-3-3
0
Alisson
0
Dani Alves
0
Marquinhos
0
Eder Militão
0
Guilherme Arana
22
Fred
22
Casemiro
0
Raphinha
22
Vinícius Júnior
22
Lucas Paquetá
22
Neymar
Brazil
4-2-2-2

Team stats

Japan

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
014
ForwardsGGASFCFW
Ao Tanaka
81'
00021
Junya Ito
73'
00100
Kyogo Furuhashi
67'
00020
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
Wataru Endo
00243
73'
00002
45'
00011
DefendersGGASFCFW
Yuta Nakayama
00021
Ko Itakura
00041
00001
81'
00120
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
Daichi Kamada
45'(Genki Haraguchi)
00020
Daizen Maeda
67'(Kyogo Furuhashi)
00000
Kaoru Mitoma
73'(Junya Ito)
00000
Ritsu Doan
73'(Takumi Minamino)
00000
81'(Ao Tanaka)
00000
Miki Yamane
81'(Yuto Nagatomo)
00000
Shogo Taniguchi
00000
Hiroki Ito
00000
Takefusa Kubo
00000
Ayase Ueda
00000
000--
Daniel Schmidt
000--

Brazil

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
000
ForwardsGGASFCFW
77'
10448
85'
00221
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
85'
00201
71'
00101
63'
00411
63'
00001
DefendersGGASFCFW
00000
00000
Eder Militão
00000
70'
00021
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
Gabriel Martinelli
63'(Vinícius Júnior)
00100
63'(Raphinha)
00002
70'(Dani Alves)
00000
71'(Fred)
00012
Bruno Guimarães
85'(Lucas Paquetá)
00000
85'(Casemiro)
00010
Danilo
00000
Matheus Cunha
00000
00000
00000
000--

Team Ranks

Japan
Match stats
Brazil
48%
Possession
52%
7
Shots
21
0
Shots (On goal)
5
7
Corners
4
4
Saves
0
19
Fouls
11