In January, British former world No.1 Andy Murray admitted the 2019 Australian Open could be his last tournament during a tearful press conference.
Dong has the broad shoulders and stature that hint at his days as a professional footballer. He still enjoys a kickabout, but has had problems with his knees, feet, heels and back.
Atalanta captain Papu Gomez fired the hosts ahead on 10 minutes when he gathered the ball on the left wing and drifted into the area before blasting beyond Gianluigi Donnarumma.
He likened their treatment of her to that faced by his mother. Princess Diana died in 1997 when her car crashed as it was being pursued by members of the paparazzi.
The Cowboys fell to 7-8 and need to beat arch-rival Washington (3-12) next week plus have the Eagles lose in order to reach the playoffs.
Organizers hope to use the Tokyo 2020 Games to showcase the Fukushima area's recovery after the "triple disaster" that struck on March 11, 2011.
"There were opportunities for everyone and I was the one who took them today ... I'm stoked with it, it's been a long time coming. I'm really happy to win another PGA here," he added.
Democratic Tsunami, the protest group in favor of Catalan independence, has called publicly for its supporters to gather at the stadium four hours before kickoff at 19:00 GMT.
Irish said SACA wanted to find solutions, "both to the financial challenges which cricket now faces and to what the domestic structure should be and we have no problem in sitting down with the likes of David Richardson and Graeme Smith to find these. However this time around the process needs to be done properly."
The good-natured Dong remembers well Ferguson's thoughtful act for what was the striker's first Christmas in Britain.
"You see many fresh faces and I think we're only going to get better from here."