Japan and Paraguay are set to meet each other in an international friendly, with both sides featuring for the first time since the Copa America.
Barcelona have confirmed the capture of Japanese international Hiroki Abe, with the player joining on a permanent basis from Kashima Antlers.
Uruguay will be hoping to book their place in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Copa America when they take on Japan at Arena do Gremio.
Reigning champions Chile will begin the defence of their Copa America title against guest nation Japan at Estadio do Morumbi on Monday night.
Japan will be hoping to return to winning ways when they host Colombia at the Nissan Stadium in Kanagawa in their Kirin Challenge Cup opener.
Japan face Chile at the Sapporo Dome on Friday in what will be their first match since the heartbreaking Last 16 exit from the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Belgium takes on Japan and these two key battles on the pitch will be significant in determining the final outcome of this clash
Belgium and Japan clash at the FIFA World Cup round-of-16 stage with each team looking at a potential spot in the quarterfinals
As Japan gear up to take on Poland in their final Group H game of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, we take a look at three players who could be the difference makers.
Japan will look to seal qualification to the knockout stages of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, when they face off against Poland on Thursday.