Milan – The European champions beat the US to win the 2018 World Cup, a new record in the sport.

They will be hoping the results help them to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Russia.

After the defeat to England, the Italians are now just two points behind third-placed France and behind the hosts in second.

It was a dramatic final, with the United States having scored seven goals in the last two minutes to send the match into extra time.

The USA scored six times in the second half to pull off a dramatic comeback.

They were able to go the whole way to take the game to penalties, with only the final whistle to settle the contest.

Italy went into the final match-up against the United Arab Emirates, having already qualified through the group stage.

The hosts had scored twice in the first 45 minutes but missed a penalty.

The result meant that Italy were unable to qualify.

Italy beat the United Kingdom 2-1 on Friday night, and had been looking to repeat the feat.

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