The United States women's national team remains on top.

Taking on the Netherlands Sunday in France, the USWNT won the FIFA Women's World Cup for the second time in a row and fourth time overall, more than any other country. Germany is second with two World Cup titles.

The United States used an overwhelming second half to pick up a 2-0 victory.

Despite several chances created by the USWNT, the game remained 0-0 at halftime and until the 61st minute.

After a penalty inside the box gave the U.S. a penalty kick with a chance to take the lead, Megan Rapinoe stepped up and delivered to give her team a 1-0 lead. 

Rapinoe ended up with six goals at the tournament, tying for the lead with teammate Alex Morgan and England's Ellen White. She received both the Golden Boot and Golden Ball for the U.S. for her performance throughout the tournament.

She managed to put up big numbers despite missing the team's semifinal match against England.

That goal alone would have been enough for the U.S., but it was not long after that when the team struck again.

With the ball and enough space around her, Rose Lavelle was able to release a shot that went past the opposing keeper, giving her team an insurance goal just in case the Netherlands managed to score a goal.

They didn't.

Lavelle ended up receiving the Bronze Ball, which is given to the third-most outstanding player of the tournament.

With the win, the U.S. became the first country to win back-to-back World Cups since Germany in 2003 and 2007, defeating Japan in the 2015 final. 

On the way to the title, the U.S. defeated the Netherlands, third-place Sweden, fourth-place England, as well as France.

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