Japan national beach soccer team

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Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Japan Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach Ruy Ramos
FIFA code JPN


First colours


Second colours

The Japan national beach soccer team represents Japan in international beach soccer competitions and is controlled by the JFA, the governing body for football in Japan.

Current squad[edit]

Current as of September 2013.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 GK Shingo Terukina
2 MF Keisuki Matsuda
3 MF Hirofumi Oda
4 FW Shinji Makino
5 FW Teruki Tabata
6 MF Naoya Matsuo
No. Position Player
7 FW Takeshi Kawaharazuka
8 MF Masahito Toma
9 FW Shusei Yamauchi
10 MF Ozu Moreira
11 MF Masayuki Komaki
12 GK Tomoya Ginoza

Head coach: Ruy Ramos

Notable players[edit]

(2007)

  • Hirofumi Oda
  • Takashi Arakaki
  • Gishu Nagayama

Notable former managers[edit]

Tournament records[edit]

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup[edit]

  • 1995 – Didn't enter
  • 1996 – Didn't enter
  • 1997 – Round 1
  • 1998 – Didn't enter
  • 1999 – Quarterfinals
  • 2000 – Fourth place
  • 2001 – Didn't enter
  • 2002 – Didn't enter
  • 2003 – Round 1
  • 2004 – Didn't enter
  • 2005 – Fourth place
  • 2006 – Quarterfinals
  • 2007 – Round 1
  • 2008 – Round 1
  • 2009 – Quarterfinals
  • 2011 – Round 1
  • 2013 – Quarterfinals

AFC Beach Soccer Championship[edit]

  • 2006 – Runners-up
  • 2007 – Runners-up
  • 2008 – Runners-up
  • 2009 – Champions
  • 2011 – Champions
  • 2013 – Runners-up

References[edit]

External links[edit]