Japan vs Brazil, international friendly match: times, TV, how to watch online

Japan vs Brazil: preview

After beating South Korea in Seoul, Brazil now face another international friendly in Asia as they travel to Tokyo to take on Japan.

On Thursday, two penalties from Neymar, along with goals from Richarlison, Philippe Coutinho and Gabriel Jesus, handed a 5-1 victory to Tite’s men, unbeaten since losing the Copa America final to Argentina last July .

Japan also head into Monday’s clash on an unbeaten streak, having won seven and drawn one since descending on Saudi Arabia in October’s World Cup qualifier.

Hajime Moriyasu’s side, which like Brazil will compete in the World Cup later this year, continued their preparations for Qatar 2022 with a 4-1 friendly against Paraguay three days ago thanks to strikes by Takuma Asano, Daichi Kamada, Kaoru Mitoma and Ao Tanaka.

Japan never beat Japan; indeed, they have lost their last six meetings with the Seleção, dating back to 2005. When the two teams last met, in a 2017 friendly in Lille, the Brazilians beat Samurai Blue 3-1.

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Neymar scored the first goal from the spot as Brazil beat Japan 3-1 in the teams’ last meeting, in 2017.YVES HERMANReuters

What time does the Japan-Brazil match start?

The international friendly match between Japan and Brazil will kick off at Japan National Stadium, Tokyo on Monday, June 6, 2022 at 7:20 p.m. local time (JST). In the US, it’s 6:20 a.m. ET and 3:20 a.m. PT.

Find out when Japan vs Brazil starts wherever you are on the planet.

Where can I watch Japan v Brazil in the USA?

United States viewers will be able to connect to the game on the beIN SPORTS XTRA channel.

If you’re looking to watch the game online in the US, you’ll be able to do so on beIN CONNECT. The fuboTV streaming service is also an option.

Find out which channel or online platform is showing Japan vs Brazil there where you are.

Leaders
Total goals scored

Kaoru Mitoma

1

Possession Retrievals

Kaoru Mitoma

9

Passes per game

Miki Yamane

72.0

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