Japan News and Features
Eiji Kawashima Poland have little to play for against Japan but coach Akira Nishino says that is no reason to underestimate striker Robert Lewandowski.
Makoto Hasebe A point against Poland will send Japan into the World Cup knockouts but Makoto Hasebe does not plan on settling for a draw.
Football quiz One player reached the 50-goal barrier in the 2018 World Cup; can you name him and 29 others who’ve played since 2000 and scored a half-century of international goals?
FIFA World Cup We’ve now seen every team at Russia 2018 twice – so who’s top of the class, who’s rock bottom, and where do England sit after that win over Panama?
FIFA World Cup England roast a burly Panama side 6-1 as Harry Kane takes his World Cup tally to five, Senegal draw 2-2 with Japan, Colombia beat Poland 3-0 to send the Poles out of the tournament
Keisuke Honda Moussa Wague and Keisuke Honda etched their names into the World Cup history books in Senegal's thrilling draw with Japan.
Sadio Mane England and Belgium fans may already be confident of reaching the quarter-finals, but their likely last-16 foes will pose a tough obstacle.
Takashi Inui Senegal thought they had one foot in the last 16 of the World Cup before Keisuke Honda's late strike ensured a share of the spoils.
Mohamed Salah He may have suffered World Cup heartache with Egypt but Mohamed Salah is strong enough to recover, says Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane.
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