1. Zaccheroni Steps Down as Japan Coach

    Alberto Zaccheroni has stepped down as Japan coach a day after the Asian champions were eliminated in the first round of the World Cup in Brazil...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 17 days ago 49 reads 1 comments

  2. Japan Boss Zaccheroni Steps Down

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 17 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  3. Zaccheroni 'Expected More' of Japan

    Alberto Zaccheroni concedes he “thought Japan would perform a lot better” in the World Cup. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 17 days ago 99 reads 0 comments

  4. Kagawa in Starting XI vs. Colombia

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 18 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  5. Shinji Kagawa Dilemma Faces Japan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni

    Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni must decide whether to start midfielder Shinji Kagawa in his side's final World Cup Group C game against Colombia on Tuesday.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  6. Zaccheroni: Japan Need to Up the Tempo

    Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni feels his side need to go back to basics if they are to stand any chance of keeping their FIFA World Cup™ dream alive...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 22 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  7. Bad Tattoo Baffles Japanese Soccer Fans

    When not watching one of the most boring World Cup matches in recent memory, Japanese soccer fans were watching the tattoo on the arm of Greece's Theofanis Gekas. The tattoo fail, that is...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 22 days ago 468 reads 0 comments

  8. Asian Qualifiers Fail to Shine but Sun Not Yet Set

    How did it come to this? Japan, the continental champions were supposed to lead Asia's charge in Brazil but, perhaps behind only Spain, have been the major disappointment.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 22 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  9. Zaccheroni Disappointed with Japan

    Japan Coach Alberto Zaccheroni is disappointed that his team could not create more goalscoring opportunities against Greece...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 days ago 244 reads 1 comments

  10. Greece Announce Lineup vs. Japan

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  11. Japan's Starting XI vs. Greece

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  12. Stat Preview: Japan vs. Greece

    Japan and Greece meet in the second round of fixtures in Group C in hope they can recover from their opening defeats which has made qualification to the knockout stages a difficult task...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 23 days ago 145 reads 0 comments

  13. Yoshida: We Must Score First

    Japan's Maya Yoshida says it is crucial for the Blue Samurai to score first in their do-or-die match against Greece as they go in search of a win to stay in the FIFA World Cup™...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 24 days ago 403 reads 0 comments

  14. Kawashima: Japan Will Attack

    Japan's players are elegant on the ball. The Asian champions are exquisite at the short-passing game and they paint geometric patterns all over the pitch, but they have a fatal flaw...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 25 days ago 147 reads 0 comments

  15. Zac: 'Japan Can Play Better'

    Alberto Zaccheroni complained that his Japan “can play better than that” after their capitulation to the Ivory Coast.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 27 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking Japan's Top 5 World Cup Moments

    As Japan gear up to start their 2014 World Cup campaign on Day 3 with a tough fixture against Cote d'Ivoire , it's worth remembering that this will only be the Blue Samurai's fifth ever World Cup finals...

    Vince Siu Written by Vince Siu about 28 days ago 600 reads 0 comments

  17. Tokyo Aquarium Predicts World Cup Winners: Video

    Tokyo's Shinagawa Aqua Stadium is looking to use their octopus, their group of archerfish and the aquarium's main penguin to try and predict World Cup winners...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 29 days ago 112 reads 0 comments