Russia wins fifth place at the World Cup after they beat Japan on penalty shootout.

Russia defeated Japan on penalty shootout and won the place five in the tournament. Japan will end at sixth place.

It was nil-nil after full time. Russia started out the overtime with a swift goal by Alexeev and it looked like team Russia had put the game away with that goal, but in the final minute of the game, Japans Tokumura scored the equalizer to take the game to penalty shootout.

The penalty shootout went to Russia who turned out to be the strongest team.

Both Russia and Japan did a very nice job at the World Cup and will remember this IWFC tournament with good memories.

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