5 Questions for Japan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni Ahead of Friendly with Costa Rica

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5 Questions for Japan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni Ahead of Friendly with Costa Rica
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Japan take on Costa Rica in Florida on Monday night in the second of three World Cup warm-up matches after having laboured to a 1-0 victory over Cyprus last week.

The Samurai Blue have big ambitions for the month ahead, with a second-round finish to match their best ever in World Cup competition the minimum expectation following improvement over recent years.

Improvement, though, is needed and Alberto Zaccheroni will be hoping that his side put on a better display against what is a competitive Costa Rica side.

While Japan's game plan is relatively settled, what questions will the Italian hope to see answered at the Raymond James Stadium?

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