Japan

Best Finishes
  • Round of 16 2010
On the plane's 2018 prediction
Out in the group stages
Most WC Appearances
Yoshito Okubo 7 Caps
Biggest win
3-1
vs Denmark, 2010
Biggest Loss
1-4
vs Colombia, 2014
Red/Yellow Cards
  • 31
  • 0
Cards per game
1.82
Most WC Goals
Keisuke Honda3 Goals
Goals per match0.43
Tournaments2010, 2014

World cup record

Wins

4

Draws

4

Losses

9

Rank

35

Know the score

Dirty scoundrels or little angels? Whipping boys or flat track bullies? Nerves of steel or Gareth Southgate? Good on their travels or homesick? Find out below with our in-depth data analysis.

YellowsPer match
Best
0
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
1.82
per
game
avg
0
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0
per
game
avg
Worst
RedsPer match

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2002Suzuki
vs Belgium
2
2010Honda
vs Denmark
3
2002Inamoto
vs Belgium