Olympic host Japan shocked the world when it beat France 4-0. This may be their most impressive victory at the Olympic playground. However, if you look at the preparations of the host country, this is not a surprising result. Indeed, Japan took the initiative to create this Olympic collective five years ago.
They let their young U19 players attend international tournaments in Asia, including the 2018 and 2020 Asian U23 Finals. They also let this collective attend Copa America 2019 and Asian Cup 2019. It is this. helping the whole team gain experience, confidence and bravery that are very superior to competitors of the same age. Therefore, even the Mexican Olympic Games are experienced or the French Olympic Games are not rivals of Japan.