Japan (Under 15)

After the National Middle School Final between Nankatsu and Toho, the top 24 players of the tournament were selected for the All Japan Junior team (under 15). Nitta replaced the injured Tsubasa.

However, only 17 of these players made the final cut. The seven players that did not make the cut were: Kato and Oda (Furano); Koike (Toho); Ishida and Takei (Minami); Sawaki and Hori (Meiwa).

Tsubasa, Misaki, Misugi and Wakabayahi joined the team during the European campaign.

The most used lineup was the following one:

Lineup of Japan junior team



Japan Jr Player List

Group D Standings

PosTeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Japan (U15)22007526
2Argentina (U15)21019543
3Italy (U15)200217-60