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Paraguay Vs Japan World Cup 2010 Live, Highlights, Preview and Team News

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June 25, 2010 - George, South Africa - epa02222424 Japanese national soccer team player Keisuke Honda (R) signs autographs during his team's visit to the Lawaaikamp Township on the outskirts of George, South Africa, 25 June 2010. Japan will face Paraguay in the FIFA 2010 World Cup round of 16 soccer match on June 29.

Japan coach Takeshi Okada has named the same starting line-up for three games in a row and is unlikely to make any changes against Paraguay. Defender Marcus Tulio Tanaka has declared himself fit after picking up a knock against the Danes.
Paraguay midfielder Victor Caceres is suspended, so Carlos Bonet is likely to deputise. Antolin Alcaraz, who missed the 0-0 draw with New Zealand with a minor injury, returned to training on Saturday and could start.
One booking from suspension: Vera, Santa Cruz (Paraguay); Abe, Endo, Nagatomo (Japan). (BBC Sport)

Highlights of this match will be posted on this site as soon as the final whistle is blown. You can also see every World Cup goal Live the moment its up online and you can do that by CLICKING HERE.

Both Japan and Paraguay will feel they have an excellent chance of making it through to that Quarter Finals after impressing in the group stages. Takeshi Okada will feel his side may have the edge though after they triumphed so impressively over Denmark in their final must win encounter.

Highlights of previous World Cup 2010 games these two have taken part in.

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