Japan Defeats U.S. Women in World Cup Final

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: The team of Japan celebrates after winning the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: The team of Japan celebrates after winning the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Players of United States look dejected after loosing the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Players of United States look dejected after loosing the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Homare Sawa of Japan (L) receives the adidas Golden Boot (five goals, one assist), Abby Wambach (R) of USA receives adidas Bronze Boot (four goals, one assist), pictured after the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Homare Sawa of Japan (L) receives the adidas Golden Boot (five goals, one assist), Abby Wambach (R) of USA receives adidas Bronze Boot (four goals, one assist), pictured after the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: The flags of USA and Japan are pictured prior to the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: The flags of USA and Japan are pictured prior to the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Referee Bibiana Steinhaus (R) is showing the red card to Azusa Iwashimizu (L) of Japan during the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Referee Bibiana Steinhaus (R) is showing the red card to Azusa Iwashimizu (L) of Japan during the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Players of Japan celebrates after winning the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
Japan v USA: FIFA Women's World Cup 2011 Final FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - JULY 17: Players of Japan celebrates after winning the FIFA Womens's World Cup Final between the United States of America and Japan at FIFA Word Cup stadium on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Thorsten Wagner/Getty Images)
USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo holds her "Golden Ball" award after the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo holds her "Go USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo holds her "Golden Ball" award after the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa walks over the pitch wrapped in her national flagafter the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa walks ove Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa walks over the pitch wrapped in her national flagafter the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's defender Saki Kumagai (R) scores past USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's defender Saki Kumagai (R) scores Japan's defender Saki Kumagai (R) scores past USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo fails to save the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images
USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo fails to save USA's goalkeeper Hope Solo fails to save the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa celebrates after the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa celebrate Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa celebrates after the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
USA's striker Abby Wambach scores the 1-2 goal during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Johannes EiseleAFP/Getty Images
USA's striker Abby Wambach scores the 1- USA's striker Abby Wambach scores the 1-2 goal during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Johannes EiseleAFP/Getty Images
Japan's goalkeeper Ayumi Kaihori lies on the pitch during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's goalkeeper Ayumi Kaihori lies on Japan's goalkeeper Ayumi Kaihori lies on the pitch during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images
USA's midfielder Megan Rapinoe (L) and Japan's striker Shinobu Ohno vie for the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images
USA's midfielder Megan Rapinoe (L) and J USA's midfielder Megan Rapinoe (L) and Japan's striker Shinobu Ohno vie for the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time. Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa (L) and USA's midfielder Carli Lloyd vie for the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa (L) and U Japan's midfielder Homare Sawa (L) and USA's midfielder Carli Lloyd vie for the ball during the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images
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