Since 1998 Japan has consistently qualified for the FIFA World Cup finals. Their most successful performances were in 2002 and 2010 when they made it to the Round of 16. The team has had their most success at the AFC Asian Cup, where they have been crowned champions on four occasions; 1992, 2000, 2004 and 2011.
Adidas manufacture the Japan football shirts
The Japanese national team can also boast of being the only non-Americas team to have participated in the Copa America tournament. The Japan jerseys featured in the 1999 Copa America where they were knocked out at the group stage. Japan was also invited in 2011, but unfortunately withdrew.
Since 1986 German sportswear brand Adidas has been the manufacturer of football shirts and kit for the Japan team. The Japan Jerseys have alternated between primarily blue, white or red. In recent years the home jersey has been blue and either teamed with coordinating blue shorts or white football shorts.
The away kits have often featured a white Japan football shirt, however, in recent years Adidas has adopted a bold yellow colour scheme for the Japan away kit. Let us know your thoughts on the colours and styling of the Japan soccer jerseys and kits by finding us on social media, we would love to hear your thoughts.
We stock a range of football shirts and merchandise including the classic supporters scarf and flag, both of which are perfect for waving or wearing on match days to show your support for the country’s national football team.
If you are a fan of the Japanese squad why not show your support by picking up team merchandise and accessories here at Soccer Box. Take a look at our Japan shirts shop and order online using our secure shopping cart. We offer fast worldwide shipping options, so don’t delay and place your order today.