This match between Japan and a rest of the world selection team takes place in the one shot “25th Anniversary”, and it is not canon. However, its stats has been added to our database. The members of each team were selected by Captain Tsubasa fans. The most voted player was Schneider, followed in a distant second by Misaki.

Hyuga scored the first goal assited by Nitta. Schneider scored the equalizer just before half time.

For the second half the World Selection team changed its 11 players, and for Japan entered the Tachibana twins and Wazashimazu. The scored remain unchanged for half an hour, when for Japan entered Ishizaki, Akai and Urabe as subtitutes.

Ishizaki scored an unlucky own goal shortly after entering the pitch, but Tsubasa scored the 2-2 assited by Misaki.

After the final whistle it was decided that overtime would take place, but it is unkown how the match ended…


League Season
International Friendly Pro (Road to 2002)


Team1st Half2nd HalfGoals
Japan (U23)112

Japan (U23)

1Wakabayashi 17 GK
5Jito 15 DF
7Soda 4 DF
14Misugi DF
8Izawa 2 DM
12Matsuyama 23 DM
10Tsubasa AM
11Misaki AM
20Aoi 3 AM
9Hyuga FW
18Nitta FW
17Wakashimazu 1 GK
2M. Tachibana 8 DM
3K. Tachibana 20 DM
4Ishizaki 7 DF
15Urabe 5 DF
23Akai 12 DM


1Muller 22 GK
2Gentile DF
5Kaltz DF
7Pierre DF
16Xiao DF
8Díaz AM
10Rivaul AM
12Levin AM
0Natureza FW
9Santana FW
11Schneider FW
22Hernandez 1 GK
4Owairan DF
3Radunga DM
26Davi DM
6Kluivoort AM
15Zangief AM
18Schester AM
21Zedane AM
14Pascal FW
17Victorino FW
19Napoleon FW
20Hino FW
24Margus FW