The 8th game of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is going to be held between Ivory Coast and Japan. This match is equally balanced with 2 sides and this is the 3rd consecutive world cup for Ivory Coast.
They did not qualify before that. Japan has the best record in the group as it qualified for the “Round of 16” twice in their earlier 4 encounters since 1998.
Head to Head
These 2 sides played against each other 3 occasions before. Japan won 2 and Ivory Coast 1. There were 4 goals scored, 2 each.
Ivory Coast: Didier Drogba, Wilfried Bony and Yaya Toure
Japan: Keisuke Honda & Shinji Kagawa
FIFA World Cup 2014: Ivory Coast vs Japan Date, Time & Venue
Brazil’s time zone is UTC/GMT -3. The game begins at 10 pm (local time) on June 14, which means it is 11 am on June 15 in New South Wales, Australia. The match will be held at Arena Pernambuco in Recife.
FIFA World Cup 2014 Ivory Coast vs Japan Prediction
This game will end up in a draw unlike the earlier encounters between the two. While both these sides are very attacking, it will be a high scoring game with the final score line at 2-2 at the end of the 90 minutes.
Match Live Schedule
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