Paris Saint-Germain joined Barcelona in sealing progress to the UEFA Women’s Champions League quarter-finals with two games to spare after clinching victory at Real Madrid, while Juventus threw Group A wide open courtesy of a win at Wolfsburg. Elsewhere, Chelsea were made to work for three points against Servette FCCF and WFC Kharkiv prevailed at Breidablik.
Juventus became only the third club in this competition after Lyon and PSG to beat Wolfsburg away in Germany.
The two-time champions, were denied victory at Juventus last week by a late equaliser, but they ended up winniing 0-2 at the AOK Stadion, Wolfsburg on Thursday.
Kathrin-Julia Hendrich turned Cristiana Girelli’s cross into her own net in the 53rd minute before Andrea Stašková drilled home from close range after good work by Barbara Bonansea.
Chelsea FC Women could not replicate last week’s 0-7 win at Servette Geneve FC on Thursday.
Samantha Kerr who recently extended her contract with the Blues scored the solitary goal in the 67thth minute after being set up by Fran Kirby. Servette then lost Amandine Soulard to a late red card.
Chelsea occupy the first position in Group A with ten points from four games, three points ahead of Juventus and Wolfsburg (five points), Servette Geneve FC with no point.
French D1 Arkema Champions, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) qualified for the quarter-final of the 2021/2022 UEFA Women’s Champions League after a 0-2 win over Spanish Primera Iberdrola side, Real Madrid at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium, Madrid.
Ramona Bachmann assisted Marie-Antoniette Katoto for Paris Saint-Germain’s first goal in the 33rd minute. Sakina Karchaoui double the capital club lead in the 70th minute to seal victory for PSG.
Paris booked a quarter-final place as Group B winners, boasting 12 points out of 12.
Kharkiv secured their first goals and first win in the group to keep their hopes alive.
Olha Ovdiychuk’s perfect pass found Yuliia Shevchuk for the Ukrainian side’s opener three minutes before halftime, and the provider then turned goalscorer in the second period, Ovdiychuk unleashing a wonder strike that caught goalkeeper Telma Ívarsdóttir off her line in the 74th minute.
They occupy the third position in Group B with two points behind Real Madrid, and five points behind PSG.