Both teams have one win, one lose and a draw against each other.
Nigeria has had 7 appearances at the World Cup since 2002, while Japan stands at 4 appearances in the competition.
Neither teams have a title against them. Together their total scored goals stand at 8, that's 4 goals each from previous World Cup meets.
The Japanese side will be captained by defender and No. 5 Ruka Norimatsu, while Nigeria will be led by goalkeeper Sandra Chiichii.
Pictured in navy blue are the Japanese warming up before the match.