Man United midfielder Shinji Kagawa and Southampton defender Maya Yoshida have been included in Japan's World Cup squad.
Wolfsburg have confirmed the capture of Yoshito Okubo from J-League's Vissel Kobe.
Japan international Yoshito Okubo is set to join VFL Wolfsburg, according to his club Vissel Kobe.
Vissel Kobe have confirmed Wolfsburg have made a bid for Japan international striker Yoshito Okubo.
Cristiano Lucarelli's late brace lifted Italy past South Africa, while there were also wins for Hungary, USA and Montenegro.