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World Cup 2010: Japan Defeats Denmark, to Move Round of 16

6, 25. 2010

   Three goals by Keisuke Honda, Yasuhito Endo, and Shinji Okazaki helped Japan beat Denmark with 3-1 score on June 24 2010 at the World Cup 2010 in South Africa. Japan reached the next stage, a round of 16, which is the first time since 2002 when Japan and South Korea co-hosted the World Cup. Japan lost against Turkey at the first game of the round in 2002.

   Nicknamed Samurai Blue, Japan is the second place after Netherland at Group E. They are to face Paraguay, who leads Group F over Slovakia, New Zealand and Italy. The game will be held on June 29.

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