Squeeze Out Meaning

(transitive) To obtain a difficult victory in a competition

Example:   Squeeze out some toothpaste and put it on your toothbrush
  I auditioned and I would have had the role, but I got squeezed out by a more experienced actor
  They came from nowhere to take over second place, squeezing out the previously eighth-place team
2011 November 3, David Ornstein, “Macc Tel-Aviv 1 - 2 Stoke”[1], BBC Sport:
  Huth headed wide inside two minutes, Andy Wilkinson blasted over from Shotton's cut-back and Jones was squeezed out when bearing down on goal.
  The team managed to squeeze out a win in the final minutes