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Japan national beach soccer team

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 Japan
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Japan Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach Marcelo Mendes
Captain Ozu Moreira
FIFA code JPN
BSWW ranking 14


First colours


Second colours
Biggest defeat
 Japan 2-15 Brazil 
(Miura, Japan; 6 July 1996)

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

Current as of July 2015.[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 FW Takuya Akaguma
3 MF Hirofumi Oda
4 DF Shinji Makino
5 MF Shotaro Haraguchi
6 MF Naoya Matsuo
No. Position Player
7 DF Teruki Tabata
8 MF Takaaki Oba
9 FW Shusei Yamauchi
10 DF Ozu Moreira
11 FW Takasuke Goto
12 GK Tomoya Ginoza

Head coach: Marcelo Mendes

Notable players

(2007)

  • Hirofumi Oda
  • Takashi Arakaki
  • Gishu Nagayama
  • cob ona

Notable former managers

Tournament records

FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

  • 1995 – Did not enter
  • 1996 – Did not enter
  • 1997 – Round 1
  • 1998 – Did not enter
  • 1999 – Quarterfinals
  • 2000 – Fourth place
  • 2001 – Did not enter
  • 2002 – Did not enter
  • 2003 – Round 1
  • 2004 – Did not enter
  • 2005 – Fourth place
  • 2006 – Quarterfinals
  • 2007 – Round 1
  • 2008 – Round 1
  • 2009 – Quarterfinals
  • 2011 – Round 1
  • 2013 – Quarterfinals
  • 2015 – Quarterfinals
  • 2017 – Qualified

AFC Beach Soccer Championship

  • 2006 – Runners-up
  • 2007 – Runners-up
  • 2008 – Runners-up
  • 2009 – Champions
  • 2011 – Champions
  • 2013 – Runners-up
  • 2015 – Runners-up
  • 2017 – Third-place

See also

References

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