Japan's World Cup hopefuls seize chance in win over China

Soccer Dec 13, 2017

Japan's World Cup hopefuls seize chance in win over China

by Andrew McKirdy

Japan's third-string players are forcing their way into World Cup contention with their performances at the E-1 Football Championship, according to manager Vahid Halilhodzic. "I think these players are serious candidates to play for the full-strength national team," Halilhodzic said after Japan beat China 2-1 ...