Japan will stick with coach Javier Aguirre for next month's Asian Cup, despite the former Mexico coach being involved in a match-fixing scandal which has rocked world football....
The Asian Football Confederation said Tuesday it had asked the Australian organisers of next month's Asian Cup to adopt enhanced security for the event in the wake of Sydney's deadly hostage drama....
Japan boss Javier Aguirre opted for caution on Monday as he named his 23-man Asian Cup squad, abandoning the tinkering approach that brought a premature end to his honeymoon period as coach....
Japan coach Javier Aguirre on Monday named a 23-man squad for next month's Asian Cup in Australia:...
Just three months into the job, Japan coach Javier Aguirre finds himself under intense scrutiny as the Blue Samurai lurch from one stuttering performance to the next in the run-up to the Asian Cup in January....
Group A
09/01/2015 09:00 Australia Australia - Kuwait Kuwait
10/01/2015 05:00 South Korea South Korea - Oman Oman
13/01/2015 07:00 Kuwait Kuwait - South Korea South Korea
13/01/2015 09:00 Oman Oman - Australia Australia
17/01/2015 08:00 Australia Australia - South Korea South Korea
17/01/2015 09:00 Oman Oman - Kuwait Kuwait
Group B
10/01/2015 07:00 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan - North Korea North Korea
10/01/2015 08:00 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia - China China
14/01/2015 07:00 North Korea North Korea - Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
14/01/2015 08:00 China China - Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
18/01/2015 09:00 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan - Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
18/01/2015 09:00 China China - North Korea North Korea
Group C
11/01/2015 07:00 UA Emirates UA Emirates - Qatar Qatar
11/01/2015 09:00 Iran Iran - Bahrain Bahrain
15/01/2015 07:00 Bahrain Bahrain - UA Emirates UA Emirates
15/01/2015 09:00 Qatar Qatar - Iran Iran
19/01/2015 08:00 Iran Iran - UA Emirates UA Emirates
19/01/2015 09:00 Qatar Qatar - Bahrain Bahrain
Group D
12/01/2015 07:00 Japan Japan - Palestine Palestine
12/01/2015 08:00 Jordan Jordan - Iraq Iraq
16/01/2015 07:00 Palestine Palestine - Jordan Jordan
16/01/2015 08:00 Iraq Iraq - Japan Japan
20/01/2015 09:00 Japan Japan - Jordan Jordan
20/01/2015 09:00 Iraq Iraq - Palestine Palestine
Quarter-finals
22/01/2015 07:30 Sieger Gruppe A - Zweiter Gruppe B
22/01/2015 09:30 Sieger Gruppe B - Zweiter Gruppe A
23/01/2015 06:30 Sieger Gruppe C - Zweiter Gruppe D
23/01/2015 09:30 Sieger Gruppe D - Zweiter Gruppe C