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Japan come from behind to beat South Africa

Japan came from behind and claimed all three points in a 2-1 win over South Africa in Group D at Suwon World Cup Stadium at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017. 

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+ HARA (in) comes off the bench to replace ITAKURA (out) (Japan)
90'+ HARA (in) comes off the bench to replace ITAKURA (out) (Japan)
90'+A player from South Africa commits a foul.
90'+A player from South Africa commits a foul.
89'South Africa try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
89'South Africa try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
89'South Africa try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
89'South Africa try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
88'South Africa has a shot blocked.
88'South Africa has a shot blocked.
88'South Africa take the corner kick.
88'South Africa take the corner kick.
88'South Africa has a shot blocked.
88'South Africa has a shot blocked.
88'South Africa swing in the corner.
88'South Africa swing in the corner.
87'South Africa has a shot blocked.
87'South Africa has a shot blocked.

Statistics

Ball possession
50
%
50

Attempts

15Attempts20
2On-Target7
8Off-Target9
5Blocked4

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed5
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

3Corners5
3Offsides0
5Free kicks14
5Saves1

Line-ups

South Africa
South AfricaRSA
Japan
JapanJPN
16
(GK)
(GK)
90'+2
75'
65'
7
10
59'
15
(C)
10
(C)
68'
21
19
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
Absent
11
68'
75'
14
12
16
90'+2
18
65'
20
59'
CoachCoach
Thabo SENONG (RSA)Atsushi UCHIYAMA (JPN)

Match Facts

Suwon

Suwon World Cup Stadium

  • Stadium nameSuwon World Cup Stadium
  • CitySuwon

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 24° CTemperature
  • 14 m/sWind
  • 36 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Matt CONGER
    New Zealand
    New ZealandNZL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Simon LOUNT (NZL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Tevita MAKASINI (TGA)
  • Fourth official: Diego HARO (PER)
  • Video Assistant Referee 1: Nick WALDRON (NZL)
  • Video Assistant Referee 2: --
  • Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Pavel KRALOVEC (CZE)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Japan
JPN
11002113
Uruguay
URU
11001013
South Africa
RSA
100112-10
Italy
ITA
100101-10

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