🏆 Women's Champions League: Semi-final round up


Phil Costa

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Sunday saw Lyon Féminines host Chelsea, while Bayern Munich took on Barcelona in the Women’s Champions League semi-finals.

Here’s a breakdown of what went down …

Lyon Féminines 2-1 Chelsea

Lyon dominated the opening stages and went ahead on 28 minutes, after Magdalena Eriksson diverted a dangerous cross into her own goal.

The French side later doubled their lead through Dzsenifer Marozsán, before Fran Kirby missed a penalty in first-half stoppage time.

Chelsea came out fighting in the second-half and clawed a crucial goal back through Erin Cuthbert, who volleyed home brilliantly from 20 yards.

Bayern Munich 0-1 Barcelona Femení

In the day’s second semi-final, Barcelona edged past Bayern Munich thanks to a winner from Kheira Hamraoui.

The French international saw her cross-shot sail in after being played through by midfielder Mariona Caldentey.

Bayern huffed and puffed but couldn’t break their opponents down, leaving them with a mountain to climb in the second leg.