Japan may have shown their naivety during their brief sojourn in the Confederations Cup, but their prowess was also on display.
Their attacking capabilities enthralled the public in spells and led to an enthusiastic show of support from Brazilian spectators upon their elimination following a 4-3 thriller with Italy.
Naturally this Asian Dream Team is dominated by Japanese talent—the nation, after all, are the continental champions and were the first side to qualify for the World Cup back in Brazil next summer.
This Asian Nations Best XI also taps into other nations in the continent however, presenting the cream of AFC.
Doubtless some readers will disagree with Bleacher Report’s selection. Comment down below and present a case for those players who failed to make our cut.