Goalkeeper Masaaki Higashiguchi (3 caps), defenders Ryo Hatsuse and Genta Miura (no caps as of yet), midfielders Yosuke Ideguchi (7 caps, 1 goal) and Yasuyuki Konno (90 caps, 4 goals) and, registered as a forward in this squad - Shu Kurata (6 caps, 2 goals).
Japan's match schedule is as follows:
Saturday, December 9 - Japan v North Korea, 19.15
Tuesday, December 12 - Japan v China, 19.15
Saturday, December 16 - Japan v South Korea, 19.15
All games will be played at Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo.