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US barely beat Iran to make last 16 in World Cup

US barely beat Iran to make last 16 in World Cup

Baku, November 30, AZERTAC

Christian Pulisic scored the winning goal as the US beat Iran 1-0 in a critical World Cup match Tuesday to qualify for the last 16 in Qatar 2022, according to Anadolu Agency.

The US finished Group B in second place with five points to march to the last 16.

The Stars and Stripes will next face the Netherlands, who won Group A earlier Tuesday.

Separately, England beat Wales 3-0 to win Group B with seven points. Forward Marcus Rashford scored his team's 100th World Cup goal.

The Three Lions will take on Senegal in the Round of 16.

Iran were eliminated from Qatar after managing just three points.

Wales were at the bottom of Group B with one point and returned home.

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