Japan - Record International Players

  • Appearances for Japan National Team
  • Goalscoring for Japan National Team

  • Last match included: Japan-New Zealand, 5 Mar 2014
    NB: matches of Olympic team not included
    

    Appearances for Japan National Team

      
    Name                            First/Last     Caps  Goals
    
    Yasuhito ENDO                 * 2002-2014      141     12
    Masami IHARA                    1988-1999      122      5
    Yoshikatsu KAWAGUCHI          * 1997-2008      116      0
    Yuji NAKAZAWA                   1999-2010      110     17
    Shunsuke NAKAMURA             * 2000-2010       98     24
    Kazuyoshi MIURA                 1990-2000       89     55
    Junichi INAMOTO                 2000-2010       82      5
    Alessandro SANTOS               2002-2006       82      7
    Yuichi KOMANO                 * 2005-2013       78      1
    Yasuyuki KONNO                * 2005-2013       78      1
    Makoto HASEBE                 * 2006-2013       77      2
    Hidetoshi NAKATA                1997-2006       77     11
    Seigo NARAZAKI                  1998-2010       77      0
    Shinji OKAZAKI                * 2008-2014       73     38
    Keiji TAMADA                    2004-2010       72     16
    Tetsuji HASHIRATANI             1988-1995       71      6
    Tsuneyasu MIYAMOTO              2000-2006       71      3
    Kengo NAKAMURA                * 2006-2013       68      6
    Yubo NAGATOMO                 * 2008-2014       67      3
    Hiroshi NANAMI                	1995-2001	67	9
    Atsuto UCHIDA                 * 2008-2013       66      1
    Akira KAJI                      2003-2008       64      2
    Hiroaki MORISHIMA              	1995-2002	64     12
    Satoshi TSUNAMI         	1980-1995	64	2
    Takashi FUKUNISHI               1999-2006       62      7
    Kunishige KAMAMOTO              1964-1977       61     55
    Hideki MAEDA            	1975-1988	59	7
    Nobuo FUJISHIMA         	1972-1979	58	6
    Yoshikazu NAGAI           	1971-1979	58	8
    Motohiro YAMAGUCHI      	1995-1998	58	5
    Atsushi YANAGISAWA             	1998-2006	58     17
    Tsuyoshi KITAZAWA         	1991-1999	57	3
    Koji NAKATA                    	2000-2007	57	2
    Naoki SOMA                 	1995-1999	57	4
    Naohiro TAKAHARA               	2000-2008	57     23
    Hiromi HARA                     1978-1988       56     24
    Shinji ONO                     	1998-2008	56	6 
    Mitsuo OGASAWARA                2002-2010       55      7
    Takayuki SUZUKI                	2001-2005	55     11
    Shinji KAGAWA                 * 2008-2014       54     17
    Eiji KAWASHIMA                * 2008-2014       54      0
    Yoshito OKUBO                 * 2003-2012       54      5
    Yuki ABE                      * 2005-2011       53      3
    Keisuke HONDA                 * 2008-2014       53     20
    Masashi NAKAYAMA               	1990-2003	53     21
    Hiroshi OCHIAI           	1974-1979	53	6
    Aritatsu OGI            	1963-1976	52	6
    Mitsuhisa TAGUCHI       	1975-1984	48	0
    Takumi HORIIKE              	1986-1995	47	2
    Teruki MIYAMOTO         	1961-1971	47     14
    Mahahiro FUKUDA         	1990-1995	45	9
    Takaji MORI             	1966-1975	45	1
    Ryuichi SUGIYAMA              	1961-1971	45     10
    Yutaka AKITA                   	1995-2003	44	4
    Toshihiro HATTORI              	1996-2003	44	2
    Takuya TAKAGI               	1992-1997	44     28
    Hisashi KATO                	1978-1987	43	3
    Marcus Tulio TANAKA             2006-2010       43      8
    Nobutoshi KANEDA        	1977-1984	42	5
    Yoshitada YAMAGUCHI       	1965-1973	41	0
    Kuniya DAINI             	1972-1976	40	0
    Naoki MATSUDA                  	2000-2005	40	1
    Shigetetsu MATSUNAGA      	1988-1995	40	0
    Akihiro NISHIMURA         	1980-1988	40	2
    Keisuke TSUBOI                  2003-2007       40      0
    Shigeo YAEGASHI          	1956-1968	40     10
    Daishiro YOSHIMURA          	1970-1976	40	4
    Kazushi KIMURA          	1979-1986	39     15
    Kozo ARAI                     	1970-1977	38	4
    Mitsuo KAMATA           	1958-1969	38	3
    Seichiro MAKI                 * 2005-2009       38      8
    Ryuzo MORIOKA                  	1999-2003	38	0
    Akira NARAHASHI                	1994-2003	38	0
    Kenzo YOKOYAMA           	1965-1974	38	0
    Maya YOSHIDA                  * 2010-2014       38      2
    Shoji JO                       	1995-2001	35	6
    Nobuo KAWAKAMI          	1970-1977	35	0
    Masakatsu MIYAMOTO       	1959-1970	35	1
    Hajime MORIYASU         	1992-1996	35	2
    Masashi WATANABE          	1958-1969	34     12
    Tatsuhiko KUBO                  1998-2006       33     11
    Ryoichi MAEDA                 * 2007-2013       33     10
    Michihiro OZAWA         	1956-1964	33	0
    Mitsunori YOSHIDA        	1989-1993	33	2
    Eijun KIYOKUMO                	1974-1979	32	0
    Ruy RAMOS                    	1990-1995	32	1
    Makoto TANAKA                   2004-2006       32      0
    Atsuyoshi FURUTA        	1971-1978	31	0
    Daisuke MATSUI                * 2003-2011       31      1
    Hiroyuki USUI              	1974-1984	31     12
    Koichi HASHIRATANI       	1981-1986	30	3
    Norio OMURA                   	1995-1998	30	4
    Hisato SATO                     2006-2010       30      4
    Hiroshi KATAYAMA          	1961-1971	29	0
    Akinori NISHIZAWA              	1997-2002	29     11
    Hiroshige YANAGIMOTO       	1995-1997	29	0
    Keita SUZUKI                    2006-2008       28      0
    Kenta HASEGAWA          	1989-1995	27	4
    Yasuto HONDA              	1995-1997	27	1
    Ryuzo HIRAKI                  	1954-1962	27	1
    Masashi MOTOYAMA                2000-2006       27      0
    Yasuhiko OKUDERA              	1972-1986	27	8
    Mitsuo WATANABE            	1974-1979	27	4
    Mitsunori FUJIGUCHI          	1972-1978	26	2
    Hajime HOSOGAI                * 2010-2014       26      1
    Teruyoshi ITO                  	1997-2001	26	0
    Tomokazu MYOJIN                 2000-2002	26	3
    Keizo IMAI                	1974-1979	25	0
    Atsuhiro MIURA                  1999-2005       25      1
    Masayuki OKANO          	1995-1999	25	2
    Daisuke OKU                    	1998-2003	25	2
    Tetsuo SUGAMATA         	1978-1983	25	0
    Toshiya FUJITA                  1995-2005       24      3
    Saburo KAWABUCHI         	1958-1965	24	6
    Hiroshi KIYOTAKE              * 2011-2014       24      1
    Hisashi KUROSAKI        	1989-1997	24	5
    Kazuo SAITO             	1976-1984	24	0
    Masafumi YOKOYAMA         	1979-1983	24	6
    Takafumi MIZUNUMA           	1984-1989	22	5
    Tetsuya TOTSUKA          	1980-1985	22	3
    Toshinobu KATSUYA          	1985-1993	21	0
    Masashi OGURO                   2005-2008       21      4
    Takeshi OKADA           	1980-1985	21	1
    Ryozo SUZUKI                	1961-1968	21	0
    Masaaki YOKOTAMI               	1974-1977	21	0
    Masahiko INOHA                * 2011-2013       20      1
    Yuzo KURIHARA                 * 2006-2013       20      3
    Wagner LOPES                	1997-1999	20	5
    Masakiyo MAEZONO             	1994-1997	20	4
    Masanao SASAKI          	1988-1991	20	0
    
    *  still active
    
    

    Goalscoring for Japan National Team

    
    Name                    	First/Last 	Goals
    
    Kunishige KAMAMOTO              1964-1977       55
    Kazuyoshi MIURA                 1990-2000       55
    Shinji OKAZAKI                * 2008-2014       38
    Takuya TAKAGI           	1992-1997	28
    Hiromi HARA                     1978-1988       24
    Shunsuke NAKAMURA             * 2000-2010       24
    Naohiro TAKAHARA               	2000-2008	23
    Masashi NAKAYAMA               	1990-2003	21
    Keisuke HONDA                 * 2008-2014       20
    Shinji KAGAWA                 * 2008-2014       17
    Yuji NAKAZAWA                   1999-2010       17
    Atsushi YANAGISAWA             	1998-2006	17
    Keiji TAMADA                  * 2004-2010       16
    Kazushi KIMURA            	1979-1986	15
    Teruki MIYAMOTO           	1961-1971	14
    Yasuhito ENDO                 * 2002-2014       12
    Hiroaki MORISHIMA              	1995-2002	12
    Hiroyuki USUI           	1974-1984	12
    Masashi WATANABE         	1958-1969	12
    Tatsuhiko KUBO                  1998-2006       11
    Hidetoshi NAKATA                1997-2006       11 
    Akinori NISHIZAWA              	1997-2002	11
    Takayuki SUZUKI                	2001-2005	11
    Ryoichi MAEDA                 * 2007-2013       10
    Ryuichi SUGIYAMA         	1961-1971	10
    Shigeo YAEGASHI         	1956-1968	10
    Mahahiro FUKUDA         	1990-1995	 9
    Hiroshi NANAMI          	1995-2001	 9
    
    *  still active
    
    

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