An extra time header from US legend Abby Wambach appeared to have won a wonderful World Cup Final against a resolute Japanese side but Homare Sawa leveled with just three minutes left on the clock. The US then missed their first three spot kicks and Japan held their nerve to win the Women’s World Cup.
USA 1-0 Japan (Morgan)
USA 1-1 Japan (Miyama)
USA 2-1 Japan (Wambach)
USA 2-2 Japan (Sawa)
Japan score crucial World Cup Winning penalty