Women’s Champions League: Chelsea through but Manchester City out

Chelsea are through to the Women’s Champions League semi-finals after a 5-1 aggregate win over Wolfsburg.

The Blues had taken a one-goal lead into the second leg and dominated the second leg in Budapest to win 3-0 on the night.

Pernille Harder’s penalty opened the scoring before Sam Kerr doubled the lead before halftime.

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Fran Kirby completed the scoring nine minutes from time to put the result beyond doubt.

For Manchester City, a 2-1 second-leg win over Barcelona was not enough to see them through.

They needed to overcome a three-goal deficit from the first leg and got off to a superb start when Janine Beckie struck in the 20th minute.

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Barcelona hit back through Asisat Oshoala though and Sam Mewis’s penalty was not enough for City.

Bayern Munich will take a 3-0 lead into their second leg against Rosengard tomorrow, while Paris Saint-Germain will be looking to overturn a one-goal deficit in their second leg against Lyon on April 18th.

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