Girls’s Champions League: Chelsea thrashed 4-Zero through Barcelona in ultimate


Chelsea have misplaced the Girls’s Champions League ultimate when they had been overwhelmed 4-Zero through Barcelona.

The Spanish facet went forward after simply 33 seconds when Melanie Leupolz scored an personal objective – a clearance ricocheted off the Blues midfielder and into the web.

Barca’s Alexia Putellas, Aitana Bonmati and Caroline Graham Hansen additionally were given at the scoresheet within the first part as Chelsea had been outclassed.

Chelsea's goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger fails to save the ball as her teammate Melanie Leupolz scores an own goal. Pic: AP
Chelsea’s goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger is overwhelmed through an personal objective from teammate Melanie Leupolz. Percent: AP

Putellas scored from the penalty spot within the 14th minute after Leupolz fouled Jenni Hermoso within the field.

Seven mins later, Bonmati accumulated a cross from Putellas in entrance of objective, and shot previous goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger.

Lieke Martens arrange the fourth objective, dribbling down the left facet and crossing to Caroline Graham Hansen.

She blasted it into the web from shut vary within the 36th minute at an empty Gamla Ullevi stadium in Gothenberg, Sweden.

It used to be Barcelona’s first Girls’s Champions League name – they up to now misplaced the overall to Lyon 4-1 in 2019.

Barca are the primary crew from Spain to win Europe’s most sensible membership pageant, which have been ruled just lately through seven-time champions Lyon.

Barcelona's Jennifer Hermoso (R) is challenged by Chelsea's Melanie Leupolz during the Women's Champions League final
Barcelona’s Jennifer Hermoso (R) is challenged through Chelsea’s Melanie Leupolz all over the Girls’s Champions League ultimate

Chelsea used to be the primary English crew to achieve the overall since 2007, when Arsenal received the contest.

The Blues have received the Girls’s Tremendous League name and League Cup this season and are nonetheless within the FA Cup.

However Sunday’s defeat added to a glum weekend for the west London membership as an entire, with the lads having misplaced to Leicester within the FA Cup ultimate simply over 24 hours prior.


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