The members of the Japanese national team will be announced on November 1st for the World Cup Qatar tournament that will start in November this year.

At the soccer World Cup Qatar tournament, which will start on November 20, the number of registered members for each team has increased by three to a maximum of 26, considering the response to the new coronavirus.

According to the Japan Football Association, the 26 members who will face the main tournament will be announced from 2:00 pm on November 1st.

Until now, most of the members of the Japanese national team have been selected from overseas teams who play in European leagues and experienced domestic teams, and it is expected that these players will be selected mainly in the announcement in November. .

On the other hand, 30 players have been called up for the warm-up match between the United States and Ecuador this month, and at least four of them will be eliminated from the squad.

In addition, in this warm-up game,

▽ J1, Vissel Kobe forward Yuya Osako

▽ Germany 1st division league, Mönchengladbach defender Ko Itakura

▽ Germany 1st division league, Bochum forward Takuma

Asano The extent to which these players, who have been out of the squad due to injury, will return to their condition will likely have a big impact on the selection of the squad.

After announcing the squad on November 1st, Japan will play a warm-up match against Canada on November 17th, just before the start of the season, to prepare for the tournament.