13 Jun 2012 Australia coach Holger Osieck hailed his team's heroic performance in
the 2014 FIFA World Cup classic with Japan at a throbbing Brisbane
12 Jun 2012 Australia won a massive psychological battle against Japan in a compelling 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier at Brisbane Stadium.
12 Jun 2012 Tim Cahill was back in the starting side as both Australia and Japan finished with 10 men in a pulsating 1-1 draw in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier at Brisbane Stadium.
11 Jun 2012 A day before Australia's 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Brisbane, coach Holger Osieck was in no mood to give anything away as to whether Tim Cahill would get a run against Japan.
11 Jun 2012 Australia captain Lucas Neill said that Japan deserves to be the favourite when the two sides face off in a 2014 World Cup qualifier at Brisbane Stadium on Tuesday.
30 Nov 2011 Japan's 1-0 World Cup qualifying away defeat by Korea DPR has provoked a debate in the Japanese parliament, with one politician claiming the Blue Samurai could have been kidnapped if it had won in Pyongyang.
11 Nov 2011 Diehard Japanese fans have been warned to tone down their cheers to avoid trouble when the Blue Samurai clashes with bitter rival Korea DPR next week in its away World Cup qualifier.