U.S. reaches World Cup last 16 after nervy win over Iran


The United States men's national team is through to the World Cup knockout rounds after beating Iran 1-0 in a must-win encounter Tuesday.Christian Pulisic scored in the first half, and injured himself in the process, before Gregg Berhalter's side tightened up defensively to repel Iran's last-ditch efforts to get out of Group B.The USMNT will face the Netherlands in the round of 16 at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday.More to come.Copyright © 2022 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.