Since its debut in 1998, Japan has competed at the FIFA World Cup seven times. As a result, there are plenty of facts, figures and interesting...
Here's a look at what professional soccer players are saying about the Samurai Blue's dramatic come-from-behind victory over Spain in the FIFA World Cup.
Second-half goals from Ritsu Doan and Ao Tanaka gave the Samurai Blue a historic win in their final World Cup Group E match in Qatar.
Spain, Germany, Japan and Costa Rica have experienced the highs and lows of the FIFA World Cup. All Group E teams have a shot at qualifying...
While Japan won over Germany at the World Cup, Japanese supporters also won hearts online when videos of their clean-up efforts went viral.
Costa Rica defender Keysher Fuller scored the lone goal against the Samurai Blue in the FIFA World Cup, reviving his nation's hopes of advancing to the...
Go out into the world. Challenge yourselves. That is the lesson we should draw from this epic victory in the FIFA World Cup.
Football freelance writer Colin Morrison joins the podcast to highlight some key moments in Japan's victory against Germany in the FIFA World Cup.
Professional soccer players are reacting to Samurai Blue's surprising win over former FIFA World Cup champions Germany. Here's what they have to say.
Tokyo native Yoshimi Yamashita served as the fourth official for the Belgium-Canada FIFA World Cup match in Qatar in her latest high-profile assignment.
Trailing 1-0 at halftime, the Samurai Blue stormed back with second-half goals from Ritsu Doan and Takuma Asano to beat the four-time FIFA World Cup champions.
Admitting the loss to Canada was a blow to the players, manager Hajime Moriyasu said preparations needed for the upcoming FIFA World Cup won't change.