Takumi Minamino netted twice in Japan's 10-0 victory over Myanmar on Friday.

The Liverpool forward, who spent the second half of 2020-21 on loan at Southampton, slotted in the first and seventh goals of the 2022 World Cup qualifier in Chiba.

Japan’s sixth consecutive win without conceding in Group F guarantees top spot in the section as they progress to the third round of the preliminaries in Asia.