Colombia will be entering into the finals of FIFA World Cup to perform even better as compared to the last edition. The South American side is to face Japan in their opening game of the tournament. Colombia entertained the Football fans at their best in Brazil so that’s why they are on the list of top contenders for this title. Get ready to watch Colombia vs Japan live stream of Group H in high definition. Last season’s top goal scorer James Rodriguez is again a player to watch.
Watch Colombia Vs Japan Live Online HD
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Colombia has made the sport popular and made the national team a sign of pride, nationalism, and passion. Meanwhile, Japan has played a huge role in representing Asia in Football’s biggest competition.
Where to watch on TV?
Caracol TV, RCN TV, DirecTV are the live telecast channels in Colombia. Japanese fans can watch on Fuji TV, NHK, NTV, TBS, TV Asahi and TV Tokyo. The other broadcasters are:
- Argentina: TV Publica, Telefe, DirecTV, TyC Sports
- Bulgaria: BNT
- China: CCTV
- Costa Rica: Teletica, Sky, Movistar
- Greenland: DR, TV 2
- Hungary: MTVA
- Macau: TDM
- Malta: PBS
- Mongolia: NTV, MNB
- Russia: Perviy Kanal, VGTRK, Match TV
- Uruguay: Monte Carlo, Canal 10, Teledoce, TyC, DirecTV
Date, Time, Venue
|Competition||FIFA World Cup 2018|
|Date||19 June 2018|
|Time||12:00 pm [GMT]|
|Venue||Mordovia Arena, Saransk|
Colombia Vs Japan 2018 Match Preview
Los Cafeteros has played a total of 18 matches in the finals of FIFA World Cup. They’ve won 7, lost 9 and drew 2 of them. Last year’s quarterfinal finish was their best ever finish in the tournament.
Japan also played the last edition but didn’t manage to win a game. This clash is the repeat of 2014 FIFA World Cup when both teams were in the same group. Colombia netted four goals against Japan and conceded 1 in the group stage.
Samurai Blue is the most successful team in Asia, having qualified for the last six FIFA World Cup tournaments. They are four times winners of Asian Cup, more than any other Asian side. Japan reached round of 16 in 2002 and 2010, their best finishes.
Radamel Falcao is making come back the World Cup. The forward missed the last edition for Colombia after picking up a serious injury. He’ll be joined by James Rodriguez, the Golden Boot winner of the last edition.
It’s a repeat of last World Cup group game. Colombia and Japan played a group game in Brazil’s edition. Los Cafeteros showed a masterclass performance and claimed a 4-1 historical win against Japan.
Match Predictions and Chances
Colombia has been selected as the winner of this match with a win probability of 54%. James Rodriguez is again the player to score with most votes. The South Americans will be looking to add as many goals as they want because goal difference can make a huge difference.
Prediction: Colombia: 3 – Japan: 1
Possible Starting Lineups
Colombia: David Ospina; Santiago Arias, Yerry Mina, Davinson Sanchez, Johan Mojica; Abel Aguilar, Carlos Sanchez, Juan Cuadrado, James Rodriguez; Luis Muriel, Radamel Falcao
Japan: Eiji Kawashima; Hiroki Sakai, Maya Yoshida, Tomoaki Makino, Yuto Nagatomo; Makoto Hasebe, Gaku Shibasaki, Genki Haraguchi, Keisuke Honda, Takashi Inui; Yuya Osako
So watch Colombia vs Japan live stream and support your team in this biggest Football competition!