MOSCOW: Uzbekistan have beaten Pakistan by 6-5 on penalties in the final of the Street Child World Cup played in Russia today (Wednesday).
Both teams were tied 1-1 after the end of regulation in the final and the winner was decided on the penalty shootouts.
Pakistan had beaten Indonesia in the semi-final on Monday. The boys in green outclassed Indonesia 5-4 on penalties to secure their place in the final, where they will face Uzbekistan for the trophy.
The match had remained goal-less draw when the final whistle blew. However, in penalty shoot-outs, both the teams managed to score four goals each. In additional penalties, Indonesia missed the target after conceding a goal to Pakistan.