Japanese side Sanfrecce Hiroshima defeated Auckland City 2-0 in the play-off match of the FIFA Club World Cup.
The game which was played inside the International Stadium, Yokohama, saw Minagawa put Sanfrecce Hiroshima a goal up on nine minutes.
In the 70th minute, Tsukasa Shiotani made it 2-0 for the Japanese team.
They will now take on Africa representatives TP Mazembe in the quarter-final billed for Sunday inside the Osaka Nagai Stadium.
The other quarter-final will see Club America take on Guangzhou Evergrande FC.
Other teams taking part in this year's Club World Cup include European champions Barcelona and Copa Libertadores winners River Plate.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN