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Giant-killing Japan stun Spain

Japan scored one of the greatest upsets in Olympic football history on Thursday after stunning reigning world and European champions Spain 1-0 at Hampden Park.

Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Young fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Japanese fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Japanese fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Spanish fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Japanese fans during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: A Japanese fan during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Japan coach Takashi Sekizuka celebrates after the final whistle while Luis Milla of Spain looks on during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Takahiro Ohgihara of Japan prepares to take a free kick during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.Olympics Day -1 – Men’s Football – Spain v JapanGLASGOW, SCOTLAND – JULY 26: Hiroshi Kiyotake of Japan in action during the Men’s Football first round Group D Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Japan at Hampden Park on July 26, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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