- Asian powers unconvincing in World Cup qualifying Updated: Jun-17-15 1:24 am
SEOUL, South Korea - The four power teams of Asian football avoided defeat in their opening World Cup qualifiers, yet none put in performances that will dispel the doubts about the strength of the region's teams following their combined winless record at the 2014 World Cup.
- Japan held to 0-0 by Singapore in Asian World Cup qualifier Updated: Jun-16-15 5:21 pm
Japan was held to a surprising goalless draw by visiting Singapore while Guam pulled off only its second World Cup qualifying win when it beat India 2-1 on Tuesday.
- Japan eases to 4-0 win over Iraq in friendly Updated: Jun-11-15 9:15 am
YOKOHAMA, Japan - Japan beat Iraq 4-0 on Thursday in a friendly ahead of its qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.