JFA vindicated after Japan's opening win

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"This is my favorite moment of the World Cup so far; Japan fans picking up litter after their victory vs. Colombia".

Supporters of Senegal celebrate in the FIFA Fan Zone in Moscow after Senegal defeated Poland, 2-1, in the FIFA World Cup Group H preliminary round.

Check out the brand new daily JOE World Cup Minipod hosted by Dion Fanning and Paddy McKenna featuring a very sad Salah, the high-powered hosts are heading to the last 16 and English pundits are up for a scrap. "An important aspect of Japanese society is making sure that everything is absolutely clean and that's the case in all sporting events and certainly also in football".

Following the unfancied side's 2-1 victory over their South American opponents, the diligent fans were filmed putting plastic cups, bottles, cardboard and food waste left scattered below the stadium's eye-catching acid orange seats into blue bin bags.

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England came out victorious against Tunisia in the Group G fixture of the FIFA World Cup in Volgograd Arena, Russia . Kane was hardly used in link-up play, losing the ball twice and managing only six passes in the first 45 minutes.

Fans at the 2014 tournament in Brazil were also praised for similar civic-mindedness, even as their team failed to win a game and crashed out in the group stages. One clip of the clean-up operation, shared by Argentinean channel TyC Sports, has been viewed more than 4 million times.

Japan's Yuya Osako (second right) celebrates after scoring their second goal during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group H against Colombia at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk.

Japan and Senegal supporters at the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation have become a viral hit after they were filmed cleaning up the stadium after their respective matches.

Japan and Senegal face each other in a Group H match on Sunday, June 24.

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