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Kagawa, Honda to lead full-strength Japan

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Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni promised the Asian champions will fear nobody at the World Cup as he named a full-strength 23-man squad on Monday, spearheaded by Shinji Kagawa and Keisuke Honda. 

Manchester United's Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa takes part in a training session at their Carrington training complex in Manchester, north-west England, on April 8, 2014

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