Hosts Japan off to a strong start. Real Madrid attacker Takefusa Kubo scored the only goal of the game in the second half. Also in France’s group, Japan’s home Olympic tournament got off to a great start with a 1-0 win over South Africa.
It was a tough opening match of the Olympic campaign for Argentina in Group C as they suffered a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Australia.
Lachlan Wales opened the scoring for Australia, with Marco Tillo wrapping up the win in the 80th minute. Argentina’s Francisco Ortega was sent off for two yellow cards in three first-half minutes.
Source – BBC News