France U-23 vs Japan U-23 Live Score and Live Stream

Live Coverage

France U-23 played Japan U-23 within Olympic Games Group A on July 28. The match kicked off 11:30 UTC. Japan U-23 won 0-4.

Takefusa Kubo scored the first goal on the 27th minute of the game followed by goals from Hiroki Sakai, Koji Miyoshi and Daizen Maeda, who made the final score 0-4.

ScoreBat is covering France U-23 vs Japan U-23 in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all Olympic games Group A in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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France U-23 (also known as France Olympique) represents France while Japan U-23 represents Japan and they are playing this match of Olympic Games on Wednesday. Make sure to follow it live here on ScoreBat.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for France U-23 - Japan U-23 in real time.

France U-23 kicked off the game with Paul Bernardoni, Timothee Pembele who got substituted by Melvin Bard on the 62nd minute, Anthony Caci, Pierre Kalulu who got substituted by Modibo Sagnan on the 62nd minute, Clement Michelin, Teji Savanier who got substituted by Enzo Le Fee on the 39th minute, Lucas Tousart, Alexis Beka Beka, Randal Kolo Muani, Andre-Pierre Gignac and Florian Thauvin as starters, with Stefan Bajic, Melvin Bard, Niels Nkounkou, Modibo Sagnan, Enzo Le Fee, Nathanael Mbuku and Arnaud Nordin on the bench.

Japan U-23's starting eleven were Kosei Tani, Hiroki Sakai who got substituted by Daiki Hashioka on the 55th minute, Yuta Nakayama, Maya Yoshida, Takehiro Tomiyasu, Wataru Endo who got substituted by Ko Itakura on the 72nd minute, Ao Tanaka who got substituted by Daizen Maeda on the 80th minute, Reo Hatate, Takefusa Kubo who got substituted by Koji Miyoshi on the 46th minute, Ritsu Doan who got substituted by Yuki Soma on the 72nd minute and Ayase Ueda, with Keisuke Osako, Daiki Hashioka, Ko Itakura, Kaoru Mitoma, Koji Miyoshi, Daizen Maeda and Yuki Soma on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 4 times throughout the game. Takehiro Tomiyasu, Hiroki Sakai, Timothee Pembele and Clement Michelin were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from France U-23 vs Japan U-23 on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 52 - 48
  • Total Attempts: 5 - 10
  • Shots On Target: 1 - 7
  • Fouls: 15 - 21
  • Corners: 4 - 2
  • Saves: 2 - 1
  • Throw-Ins: 14 - 17
  • Free Kicks: 22 - 16

France U-23 have won 1 of their 3 matches in Group A, drawing 0 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 5 goals - 1.67 per match, conceding 11 - 3.67 per match. Japan U-23 have won 3 of their 3 matches in Group A, drawing 0 and having 0 defeats this season. They have scored 7 goals - 2.33 per match, conceding 1 - 0.33 per match.

Recent Form

France U-23 have won South Africa U-23 in their previous match while Japan U-23 are on a winning streak - they have won Mexico U-23 and South Africa U-23 in their previous 2 matches. Overall, France U-23 have won 2 of their last 3 matches, losing 1 and drawing 0, while Japan U-23 have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 7 and drawing 2. In their most recent 3 matches France U-23 have won twice (4-3 against South Africa U-23 on 25th of July and 1-2 against Korea Republic U-23 on 16th of July) and lost once (4-1 against Mexico U-23 on 22nd of July). In their most recent 6 matches Japan U-23 have won 4 times (2-1 against Mexico U-23 on 25th of July, 1-0 against South Africa U-23 on 22nd of July, 3-1 against Honduras U-23 on 12th of July and 3-0 against Argentina U-23 on 29th of March), lost once (0-1 against Argentina U-23 on 26th of March) and drew once (1-1 against Spain U-23 on 17th of July).

Team Streaks

  • Japan U-23 have gone 5 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • Japan U-23 have gone 5 consecutive away matches without a clean sheet.
  • France U-23 have conceded a goal in their previous 3 matches.

Live Standings

As always, Olympic games Group A's live standings are availble and updated in real time. France U-23 are 3rd in the table with 3 points after 3 matches, while Japan U-23 are the leaders with 9 points in 3 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between France U-23 and Japan U-23 in real time. You can watch the goals by Takefusa Kubo, Hiroki Sakai, Koji Miyoshi and Daizen Maeda as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of France U-23 - Japan U-23 are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. France U-23 0, Japan U-23 4.
  2. 90 + 1'
    0 - 4
    Daizen Maeda scores for Japan U-23.
  3. 80'
    Substitution for Japan U-23. Daizen Maeda replaces Ao Tanaka
  4. 74'
    Red Card
    Randal Kolo Muani is shown the red card.
  5. 72'
    Substitution for Japan U-23. Yuki Soma replaces Ritsu Doan
  6. 72'
    Substitution for Japan U-23. Ko Itakura replaces Wataru Endo
  7. 70'
    0 - 3
    Koji Miyoshi scores for Japan U-23.
  8. 66'
    Clement Michelin is shown the yellow card.
  9. 62'
    Substitution for France U-23. Modibo Sagnan replaces Pierre Kalulu
  10. 62'
    Substitution for France U-23. Melvin Bard replaces Timothee Pembele
  11. 58'
    Timothee Pembele is shown the yellow card.
  12. 55'
    Substitution for Japan U-23. Daiki Hashioka replaces Hiroki Sakai
  13. 46'
    Substitution for Japan U-23. Koji Miyoshi replaces Takefusa Kubo
  14. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  15. Half Time - 0 : 2
    First half ends.
  16. 44'
    Hiroki Sakai is shown the yellow card.
  17. 39'
    Substitution for France U-23. Enzo Le Fee replaces Teji Savanier
  18. 34'
    0 - 2
    Hiroki Sakai scores for Japan U-23.
  19. 27'
    0 - 1
    Takefusa Kubo scores for Japan U-23.
  20. 22'
    Takehiro Tomiyasu is shown the yellow card.
  21. Kick-off
    First half begins