1. Japan: Shinji Kagawa Apologises for Vital Penalty Miss

    Shinji Kagawa apologised to his team-mates after his miss in Japan's penalty shootout loss to the United Arab Emirates effectively ended the Samurai Blue's defence of the AFC Asian Cup title...

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  2. Japan's Keisuke Honda Blazes Terrible Penalty for the Ages over the Bar

    Japan are out of the Asian Cup after losing to the United Arab Emirates 5-4 on penalties following a 1-1 draw in Sydney...

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  3. Japan Defeated on Penalties by UAE in Asian Cup Quarter-Final

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  4. Japan Lineup for Asian Cup Quarter-Final vs. UAE

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  5. Japan to Decide on Coach Aguirre's Fate After Asian Cup

    Japan will take a call on the future of coach Javier Aguirre, currently embroiled in a match-fixing scandal, after the team's Asian Cup campaign, the country's football association said on Thursday...

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  6. Honda Fears Japan Engine Could Stall

    Japan's Keisuke Honda has warned the AFC Asian Cup holders not to take their foot off the gas following Monday's 4-0 thrashing of Palestine in their tournament opener.....

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  7. Palestine Suffer Heavy Defeat to Japan in Asian Cup Debut

    The Asian Cup holders Japan enjoyed a stroll in the Newcastle breeze as they swatted aside proud debutants Palestine to kick off their title defence with a comprehensive victory.....

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  8. Watch: Yoshida Gives Japan 4-0 Lead

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  9. Japan Rout Palestine in Asian Cup Opener

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