Japan face Costa Rica in Group B on Sunday with the Asian aspect hoping to e book their place within the final 16 with a victory.
Hajime Moriyasu’s males earned a well-known win towards Germany of their first sport within the competitors, whereas Los Ticos had been thrashed 7-0 by Spain to depart their match hopes hanging by a shred.
Japan vs Costa Rica newest odds
Japan are overwhelming favourites to say three factors and are supplied at simply 4/9 (1.44) with bet365.
Japan vs Costa Rica first aim scorer odds
Takuma Asano is the favorite to open the scoring at 4/1 (5.00) and the ahead who performs for Bochum within the Bundesliga scored the successful aim towards Germany on Wednesday.
Ritsu Doan who additionally scored towards Germany and likewise performs within the Bundesliga for Freiburg is out there at 11/2 (6.50) the identical value as Celtic striker Daizan Maeda.
For Los Ticos, the shortest priced participant to attain first is Anthony Contreras at 11/1 (12.00).
Japan vs Costa Rica preview
Costa Rica had been desperately poor towards Spain and did not make life remotely troublesome for the 2010 world champions.
Japan don’t have as a lot high quality as La Roja however they’re a technically gifted aspect with some wonderful attacking gamers, and they are going to be assured of claiming one other win.
Costa Rica have conceded not less than two targets in every of their final three World Cup video games and their ageing squad doesn’t appear able to dealing with the standard of opponent in Group E.
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