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Japan celebrates after sinking 10-man Colombia in historic win for Asia

20 June 2018

Japan upset 10-man Colombia 2-1 in a dramatic match on Tuesday (June 19). It becomes the first Asian side to beat South American opponents at the World Cup. With Colombia ranked 16th in the world and Japan 61st, the South Americans were expected to win. On the streets of Tokyo after the match on Tuesday, crowds gathered to celebrate the win.