Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda’s Late Strike

Japan and Senegal remain well placed to reach the knockout stage of the World Cup – and a last-16 date with England or Belgium – after an entertaining draw in Ekaterinburg.Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 1Sadio Mane put Senegal ahead from close range after an awful mistake by Eiji Kawashima, the ball flying past the Japan keeper after his attempted punched clearance hit the Liverpool forward.Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 2Japan were level before half-time through Takashi Inui’s lovely curling finish, before Yuya Osako hit the crossbar.Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 3Nineteen-year-old defender Moussa Wague thought he had sealed Senegal’s second straight Group H win with a fine finish from an angle but substitute Keisuke Honda salvaged a point for Japan moments after coming on.Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 4Japan and Senegal have four points after two games, while Group H rivals Poland and Colombia are both chasing their first points of the tournament when they meet in Kazan.Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 5 Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 6 Japan 2 Senegal 2: Lions of Teranga Held By Keisuke Honda's Late Strike 7Photo Credit: Getty

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