Confederations Cup: Japan

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Japan's Urawa Reds Ryota Moriwaki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Ryota Moriwaki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Ryota Moriwaki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, center, and Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, center, and Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, center, and Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoya Ugajin, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Yaqoub Al Hosani during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoya Ugajin, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Yaqoub Al Hosani during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoya Ugajin, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Yaqoub Al Hosani during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Takuya Aoki, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, front top, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, front top, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Musallem Faye, front top, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva, top, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki reacts during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki reacts during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Shinzo Koroki reacts during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Referee Cesar Ramos, right, shows a yellow card to Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Referee Cesar Ramos, right, shows a yellow card to Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Referee Cesar Ramos, right, shows a yellow card to Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, and Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe run for the ball during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, and Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe run for the ball during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, and Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe run for the ball during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Romarinho, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Tomoaki Makino during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds goalkeeper Shusaku Nishikawa, third from left, makes a save during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds goalkeeper Shusaku Nishikawa, third from left, makes a save during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds goalkeeper Shusaku Nishikawa, third from left, makes a save during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed, right, jumps for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed, right, jumps for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Mohamed Eyed, right, jumps for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Rafael Silva during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salem Abdulla during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Romarinho during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Romarinho during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Abe, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Romarinho during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Salim Rashid, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Salim Rashid, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Salim Rashid, left, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yosuke Kashiwagi, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yosuke Kashiwagi, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yosuke Kashiwagi, right, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Mark Boussoufa during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Japan's Urawa Reds Yuki Muto, left, challenges for the ball with Al Jazira's Salim Rashid during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Al Jazira's Ali Mabkhout, right, challenges for the ball with Japan's Urawa Reds Wataru Endo during the Club World Cup soccer match between Al Jazira Club and Urawa Reds at Zayed sport city in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. A North Korean soccer team fan wearing clothing featuring Korean unification flag is seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. A North Korean soccer team fan wearing clothing featuring Korean unification flag is seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Kim Yu Song (R) and Japan's Gen Shoji in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Kim Yu Song (R) and Japan's Gen Shoji in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. Japan's Yosuke Ideguchi (2) celebrates after scoring a goal. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. Japan's Yosuke Ideguchi (2) celebrates after scoring a goal. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Jong Il Gwan and Japan's Junya Ito and Mu Kanazaki in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Jong Il Gwan and Japan's Junya Ito and Mu Kanazaki in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team poses before the match. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team poses before the match. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team fans are seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team fans are seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team fans are seen in the stands after the match. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korean soccer team fans are seen in the stands after the match. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. A North Korean soccer team fan wearing clothing featuring Korean unification flag is seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. A North Korean soccer team fan wearing clothing featuring Korean unification flag is seen in the stands. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's men's national soccer team head coach Jorn Andersen. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's men's national soccer team head coach Jorn Andersen. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Kim Yu Song (R) and Japan's Gen Shoji in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan
Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - North Korea v Japan - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. North Korea's Kim Yu Song (R) and Japan's Gen Shoji in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

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