Japan national football team

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Japan Japan
Nickname(s) サムライ・ブルー
(Samurai Blue)
Association Japan Football Association (JFA)
Confederation APFC
FIFA code JPN
FIFA ranking 40 Decrease 2 (31 December 1963)
Highest FIFA ranking 26 (1936)
Lowest FIFA ranking 54 (1952)


The Japan national football team is an association football team that represents the country of Japan. The team is controlled by the Japan Football Association and is a member of the Asia-Pacific Football Confederation.

FIFA World Cup[edit | edit source]

     Gold       Silver       Bronze  

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
France 1906 Did Not Enter
1910
England 1914
Netherlands 1922
Spain 1926 Did Not Qualify
Uruguay 1930
Italy 1934
Argentina 1938 Withdrew
Sweden 1950 Did Not Enter
Chile 1954 Did Not Qualify
Switzerland 1958
Mexico 1962
Total 0/12 0 0 0 0 0 0

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