Azusa Iwashimizu, a member of the 2011 squad, said she hoped to bring the country together again - as the Japanese rugby team did during this year's World Cup on home soil.
Sam Ficken kicked second-half field goals of 37 and 42 yards to give the New York Jets a 16-10 triumph over visiting Pittsburgh, dimming the Steelers' playoff bid.
On a dreadful day for Lyon, Depay's teammate Jeff Reine-Adelaide is also out for the season after tearing the same ligament in his right knee.
SouthamptonFor a long while games were played on both Christmas Day and Boxing Day, with players expected to manage 90 minutes on consecutive days. The practice only ended in the 1950s when it became more difficult to travel on Christmas Day and the final December 25th game was in the 1957-58 season.
"I feel the purity of their eyes and their hearts," Dong said.
But the Scot, 32, returned to the court after hip resurfacing surgery and beat fellow veteran Stan Wawrinka in the final of the European Open in October.
Sevilla are third on 34 points after their 2-0 win at Real Mallorca.
"We have to work and improve. We entered the pitch with too little technical and tactical clarity. It's a terribly insufficient performance," admitted Milan coach Stefano Pioli.
"After a good save on 12 it was time to do something, I was behind," said Scott after a three-under-par 69 gave him a 13-under winning total of 275.
An offensive pass interference call wiped out a 33-yard Brady touchdown pass to Ben Watson early in the third quarter, forcing the Patriots to settle for a 51-yard Nick Folk field goal and a 13-10 lead.
Assuming that Klopp can get his side over the line this campaign to end their run, what of the other teams who have been top at Christmas and failed? Going further than that - and paying a nod to success now given to the top-four UEFA Champions League places - what has happened to the sides, Liverpool aside, who have been in the top four during these last 26 seasons but are also yet to win the league?
Rafael Nadal finished the season on top of the world to give the men's rankings a familiar look but a new crop of women is showing the old guard can be overthrown.