Japan - Australia
Japan is currently only 3rd in Group B with only 3 points / 3 matches. They lost to Oman 0-1, won 1-0 China and recently lost to Saudi Arabia 0-1 away. The only goal in the match against Saudi Arabia came from a mistake by experienced midfielder Shibasaki.
JFA will give Moriyasu the last chance in the match against the kangaroo team, to stick to the opponent, otherwise he is likely to lose his job. Across the field, Australia has 9 points and has many opportunities to win official tickets to the 2022 World Cup.
In the latest match, coach Graham Arnold s army was not difficult to crush Oman 3-1 at home. If there are 3 points in the upcoming confrontation against Japan, not only will Australia firmly build the first place, but it can be said that they will put one foot in the 2022 World Cup finals.
*Odds are correct at the time of publishing and subject of change.
Match start: 12.10. 11:15h