What was the final FIFA World Cup squad for 2006?
This article lists the confirmed national footballsquads for the 2006 FIFA World Cuptournament held in Germany, between 9 June and 9 July 2006. Before announcing their final squad, several teams named a provisional squad of 23 to 33 players, but each country’s final squad of 23 players had to be submitted by 15 May 2006.
Who was the manager of Italy in 2006?
Football World Cup 2006 – Italy Squad. Manager: Marcello Lippi.
Where can I find World Cup previews for 2006?
We will be offering World Cup picks for our paid members as well as 2-3 World Cup free picks each week that will be posted in the Daily Medicine section of our 2006 World Cup page throughout the tournament. Doc’s also has previews for all 32 teams competing in the 2006 World Cup in Germany.
Who are the players in the Italy football team?
Squad No. Player Position Club Age 1 Gianluigi Buffon Keeper Juventus 28 2 Cristian Zaccardo Defender Palermo 24 3 Fabio Grosso Defender Palermo 28 4 Daniele De Rossi Midfielder AS Rome 22
Who was on the Japan national football team?
While Korea was under Japanese rule, several Koreans played in international competition for Japan, including Kim Yong-sik (1936–40), Kim Sung-gan (1940) and Lee Yoo-hyung (1940). Japan’s postwar debut was in the 1951 Asian Games in India.
When did Japan join the Asian Football Confederation?
Japan also joined the Asian Football Confederation in 1954. Dettmar Cramer joined the Japan national team as coach in 1960, and helped lead the team to the round of eight at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
When did Japan win their first Football Championship?
The following year, Japan hosted the 1992 Asian Cup and won their first title by defeating Saudi Arabia in a 1–0 win during the final. The J.League was officially launched in 1993, causing interest in football and the national team to grow.