UAE vs Japan Starting 11 & Preview: FIFA World Cup qualifier 2018

The United Arab Emirates playing their football game against the top team, Japan. The UAE have scored nine points out of five played games with the three wins and two loss. In that, the team had their first wins over Japan on 1st September 2016. Then, the team have lost against Thailand and Iraq.

So, it is looking as a revenge game of Japan, the team is ready to beat the UAE. However, the Japan standing at the second position and likely to qualified for the FIFA 2018 World Cup Russia. The Japan football team scored 10 points in five games as like the Saudi Arabia. Hence, the top two teams in the Group B stage of the Asian qualifier are Saudi Arabia and Japan.

Final Score
UAE 0-2 Japan

UAE vs Japan Live Streaming, Starting 11 & Final Score

UAE vs Japan Time & Venue

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Date: March 23, 2016 (Thursday)
Time Zone: (07:30 PM) Local Time, (12.30 AM) Japan time

Venue: Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

UAE vs Japan Referee: Ravshan IRMATOV
Assistant Referee 1: Abdukhamidullo RASULOV
Assistant Referee 2: Jakhongir SAIDOV

UAE v Japan (UAE vs JAP) Live Streaming TV and Online

The Viewers can be able to watch this Match as Live from your home via Television (TV) and also with the help of the Internet.

  • Japan: TBS
  • China: PPTV and Star Sports.
  • Middle East: Bein Sports Arabia1, Bein Sports Connect.
  • United States (USA): ESPN3, Watch ESPN.

Listen to the Live Commentary of UAE vs Japan Fifa Worldcup qualifier on BBC Radio 5 Live.

The fuboTV (free for 24 hours) smartphone app is available for Apple iPhone, Apple iPad, Apple TV, Android smartphones and tablets, Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Kindle.

UAE v Japan Starting Line-Up Playing 11


Japan LineUps: Eiji KAWASHIMA (GK), Yuto NAGATOMO, Masato MORISHIGE, Genki HARAGUCHI, Shinji KAGAWA, Yuya KUBO, Yuya OSAKO, Hotaru YAMAGUCHI, Yasuyuki KONNO, Hiroki SAKAI, Maya YOSHIDA (C).

Head Coach of UAE and Japan ( UAE v JAP )

Japan head coach Vahid Halilhodzic said that “This is a very important game for both teams, a very difficult game for Japan and the UAE. We came here to win, which is not an easy task. But we are prepared to do this. Not having Hasebe is a big handicap for us but all of his teammates will do everything to cover his absence and we have to have ambition and hope to do that.”

The UAE head coach added that “We are missing many players but we are used to this situation and have been in this situation many times. We should not think about the injuries but think about how we have to play this match. We will try our best and work hard to get a positive result from this game.”


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