Japan and Senegal Play Out Four Goal Thriller

Senegal team news: Predicted Senegal line up vs Japan – Who will start with Sadio Mane?

Senegal could become the first African country to book a spot in the round of 16 of the ongoing World Cup in Russian Federation, with win against Japan on Sunday evening.

For Sadio Mane, it was a wasted opportunity.

Japan levelled again in the 78th minute when Khadim N'Diaye failed to deal with a cross into the box, leaving Inui free to cut the ball back to the unmarked Keisuke Honda, who made no mistake.

Cisse, Senegal skipper in the country's run to the quarter-finals in 2002, hopes that Mane can be the difference, on what promises to be a nerve-wracking final round of matches on Thursday.

Here’s IGTV: Instagram’s vertical answer to YouTube
Another differentiator from good-old Instagram is that creators will be able to put links in the description of their videos. It will allow creators to produce 4K vertical videos that are significantly longer than the current limit of 60 seconds.

After the goal, Japan coach Akira Nishino immediately pointed to Honda and six minutes later the recently installed manger was clenching his fist.

On the eve of their showdown with the Lions of Teranga, the Werder Bremen forward said Japan could not use the three points from its 2-1 opening win over Colombia as an excuse to settle for a share of the spoils at Ekaterinburg Arena.

Notably, Cisse opted to play Liverpool sensation Sadio Mane deeper in the midfield, advancing to attack rarely, a tactic that could be discarded against Japan if he means more attacking. But Japan stunned 10-man Colombia and Nishino revealed that some of his players had wanted to settle for a draw after 45 minutes with the scores locked at 1-1.

Senegal had a free-kick in a unsafe position but Japan pulled off one of the best offside traps you will ever see.

¡CELEBRACION! Toronto World Cup fans celebrate Mexico's shutout victory over Germany
I think we're the only ones who believed in ourselves", midfielder Jonathan Dos Santos said . For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website .

"But after that I think we did pretty well". "Once the game starts, we need to be completely focused on getting three points".

The Senegal striker scored the first goal in his team's 2-2 draw with Japan on Sunday at the World Cup, so there was something to celebrate. Senegal has conceded just five goals in their last nine games, with four out of the five goals coming in the second half. "We're going to try to manage this and extract the positive points to qualify for the last 16".

At that stage, Mane and his teammates were on course to take charge of Group H with two wins from two matches. Whilst the result was of special significance, as it was the first time that an Asian side had defeated a South American team at a FIFA World Cup.

The World Cup match between Japan and Senegal will be broadcast live on FOX.

Senegal beat Poland to earn Africa first point
Krychowiak however pulled a goal back in the 86th minute with a header from Kamil Grosicki's free-kick but Senegal held on. The Senegal midfielder passed to Gueye, whose right-footed shot from the arc headed toward Szczesny's far post.

This match thus serves as a Group H tiebreaker.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Zsa Zsa The English Bulldog Names World’s Ugliest Dog
Jun 25, 2018 - 04:05
Some people think she's too conventionally cute of a dog to be claiming such a loud title. Ms Brainard found Zsa Zsa on a pet-finding site, according to the contest bio.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top President Trump Demands No 'Judges or Court' for Illegal Border Crossers
Jun 25, 2018 - 03:39
"We can not allow all of these people to invade our Country", Trump tweeted while on the way to his golf course in Virginia. Can not accept all the people trying to break into our Country.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Oil prices rally after OPEC meeting
Jun 24, 2018 - 23:26
All said and done, President Trump was an exceptionally influential factor in the OPEC deliberations, much to Iran's annoyance. Trump imposed fresh sanctions on Tehran in May and market watchers expect Iran's output to drop by a third by the end of 2018.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saudi singer celebrates end of driving ban on females with song
Jun 24, 2018 - 22:25
Ford has also trained a number of female staff, who previously worked in its back offices, to be able to help women. Saudi Arabia ended its status as the last country on earth to prohibit women from taking to the wheel.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Honda equalizer gives Japan 2-2 draw vs Senegal
Jun 24, 2018 - 21:12
The forward ended the match with a pass accuracy of 83% with 1 shot, 2 key passes and 52 touches. Reached the quarter-finals four years ago in Brazil and they have the talent to do it again.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Supreme Court Let States Tax Online Shopping
Jun 24, 2018 - 19:58
The court corrected a fundamental unfairness in sales tax collections, and state legislators have an obligation to follow up. However, before Thursday's Supreme Court decision state leaders were bracing for companies to challenge that law in court.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Apple finally acknowledges its new MacBook keyboards suck
Jun 24, 2018 - 17:10
The eligible MacBook and MacBook Pro models for four years from the date of purchase will be covered under this programme. Earlier this month, 9to5Mac had reported on three separate class-action lawsuits related to the keyboard problems.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump says Congress must fix immigration, close loopholes
Jun 24, 2018 - 02:05
The first lady said earlier through her spokeswoman that she "hates" to see families separated at the border. However, some critics say the executive order isn't enough.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Late Kroos victor against Sweden keeps Germany alive
Jun 23, 2018 - 23:31
Germany now face a muntain to climb if they want to top Group F as Mexico sealed a 2-1 win over South Korea on Saturday afternoon. After losing to Mexico in their opening game of the tournament, the pressure is on the German players and manager Joachim Low .

Javier Hernandez: Mexico can't get caught up in group-stage success
Jun 23, 2018 - 23:02
Carlos Vela gave El Tri the lead in the first half from the penalty spot which was doubled by Javier Hernandez in the second half. The Mexicans were awarded the penalty after Jang Hyun-soo handled the ball while trying to stop a cross from Andres Guardado .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top NBA Draft 2018: Top 10 players that’ll have the best NBA careers
Jun 23, 2018 - 22:47
The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their next European superstar. Sixteen of the 30 first round picks played only their freshman year, including 10 of the first 11 draftees.

Game of Thrones couple to tie the knot in real life
Jun 23, 2018 - 22:43
Former Game of Thrones co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are set to marry at the bride's family castle in Scotland. Traditionally, the weddings on Game of Thrones have been bloody affairs filled with stabbings, poisonings, and betrayal.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pyongyang Has Returned 200 ‘Fallen Heroes’ from Korean War
Jun 23, 2018 - 20:55
Last week, he said the North's nuclear program no longer constitutes a danger following his summit with Kim in Singapore. A number of allied soldiers who fought alongside the US during the war also are missing. "Personalities can change.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top U.S. Oil Prices Slip a Bit Before OPEC Meeting
Jun 23, 2018 - 20:43
President Donald Trump, wants to unwind some of the cuts by engineering a "moderate" supply boost in the second half of the year. Iran, OPEC's third-largest producer, says its output is likely to fall in the second half of this year due to new US sanctions.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Melania Trump Wears 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket to Visit Immigrants
Jun 23, 2018 - 20:34
Speaking during a press conference, Trump said she was eager to see the children and learn more about the process. But Trump's concern for the migrant children was likely eclipsed by her apparel.