UEFA Women’s Champions League Quarter-Final 1st Leg ties on Wednesday brought a narrow home win for Lyon, away draw for Bayern, while Barcelona scored three times without reply.
Wednesday 20 March
Slavia Praha 1-1 Bayern Munich
Barcelona 3-0 LSK
Lyon 2-1 Wolfsburg
Thursday 21 March
Chelsea v Paris Saint-Germain (Kingsmeadow Stadium, 7.05pm)
Lyon struck twice in the opening 18 minutes against Wolfsburg, Eugenie le Sommer’s opener followed up a Wendie Renard header. But Nilla Fisher headed home an away goal on 64 minutes in front of a quarter-final record crowd of 17,840.
Bayern Munich had to settle for a 1-1 draw in Prague, where substitute Fridolino Rolfo made a quick impact but her goal was cancelled out from distance by Kateřina Svitková, watched by a crowd of getting on for 7,000.
Toni Duggan bagged a brace in the first 24 minutes in Barcelona’s 3-0 victory over Lillestrom, Mariona Caldentey adding a penalty before half time.