supplying killer passes for Keisuke Honda and Shinji Okazaki.
Patrice Evra completed the full 90 minutes at left-back as France lost 2-1 at home to Germany, with the visitors coming from behind to clinch victory. Jonny Evans only played the first half of Northern Ireland's fixture in Malta at centre-back, before being replaced by former Red Craig Cathcart, in a goalless draw.
Angelo Henriquez was an unused substitute in Chile's 2-1 triumph against Egypt, as was Anders Lindegaard in Denmark's 3-0 defeat to Macedonia with Leicester's Kasper Schmeichel preferred in goal.
CHILE v Egypt: Angelo Henriquez
FRANCE v Germany: Patrice Evra
JAPAN v Latvia: Shinji Kagawa
Macedonia v DENMARK: Anders Lindegaard
Malta v N.IRELAND: Jonny Evans
MEXICO v Jamaica: Javier Hernandez
NETHERLANDS v Italy: Robin van Persie
PORTUGAL v ECUADOR: Nani, Antonio Valencia