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Overview

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Japan hold off Senegal fightback to progress

Japan saw off Senegal 4-3 in Group A's final match to progress to the knockout stages along with hosts Portugal, sending the African side home despite a spirited late fightback. 

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The referee brings the third period to an end.
The referee brings the third period to an end.
35'58'' FALL (Senegal) scores!!
35'58'' FALL (Senegal) scores!!
35'46''Japan swing in the corner.
35'46''Japan swing in the corner.
35'43''Japan try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
35'43''Japan try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
35'35''The goalkeeper of Japan pulls off a save.
35'35''The goalkeeper of Japan pulls off a save.
35'34''A player from Senegal sees his effort hit the target.
35'34''A player from Senegal sees his effort hit the target.
35'26''Senegal take the corner kick.
35'26''Senegal take the corner kick.
35'24''Senegal has a shot blocked.
35'24''Senegal has a shot blocked.
35'14''Senegal has a shot blocked.
35'14''Senegal has a shot blocked.
35'01''Senegal swing in the corner.
35'01''Senegal swing in the corner.

Statistics

Ball possession
52
%
48

Attempts

43Attempts51
20On-Target15
18Off-Target25

Disciplinary

5Fouls Committed11
0Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

5Corners4
0Offsides0
5Free kicks11
12Saves16

Line-ups

Japan
JapanJPN
Senegal
SenegalSEN
(GK)
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked
10
(C)
11
11
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
5
3
Misses next match if booked
7
Misses next match if booked
8
10
Misses next match if booked
CoachCoach
MARCELO MENDES (BRA)Ibrahima NDIAYE (SEN)

Match Facts

Espinho

Espinho Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 20° CTemperature
  • 13 m/sWind
  • 78 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Gustavo DOMINGUEZ
    Paraguay
    ParaguayPAR
  • Assistant Referee 1: --
  • Assistant Referee 2: --
  • Fourth official: --

Groups

Group A
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Portugal
POR
3200116106
Japan
JPN
3200110106
Argentina
ARG
310029143
Senegal
SEN
3100212133

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