women's champions league final 2020

An open bidding process was launched on 22 September 2017 by UEFA to select the venues of the finals of the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Women's Champions League in 2020. Olympique Lyon are aiming for a record-extending seventh title as the most successful club in European Cup history, while Wolfsburg are targetting their third title after crowns in 2013 and 2014. “It’s such a big difference if you compare with how it was then. The part-timers also haven't played a competitive game since March and are massive underdogs against mighty Wolfsburg. Women’s Champions League final: Wolfsburg 1-3 Lyon Lyon won the Women’s Champions League for a fifth consecutive year as they beat Wolfsburg 3-1 in San Sebastian. [5][6] On 23 March 2020, UEFA announced that the final was postponed indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe. Lyon are going for their seventh UWCL crown, while Wolfsburg are in the final for the fourth time against Lyon, and looking for their third title. 5:55 pm ET, UEFA Womens Champions League Highlights: Lyon vs. Wolfsburg, WATCH: West Ham stun Spurs with 3-goal comeback, Liverpool star Van Dijk needs knee surgery, OL Reign win NWSL Fall Series finale vs. Royals, American Dest makes history for Barcelona. After traveling the world watching soccer for 20 years, attending matches in over 80 cities in nearly 40 countries, I have covered men's and women's World Cups and. Wolfsburg's star player is their protean Danish forward Pernille Harder, scorer of nine goals in this season's competition, including four in last Friday's quarter-final win over Glasgow City. The final took place at the Anoeta Stadium in San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country. But Lyon would not be denied. "We will see what our plan is. She's been integral to Wolfsburg's success, and notched her eighth hat trick during the quarterfinal against Glasgow City before ending her day with a fourth goal. So how to stop a team unbeaten in 24 Champions League ties and undefeated outside of France for seven years since Wolfsburg themselves beat them in the 2013 Final. QUARTERFINAL: Atletico Madrid 0, Barcelona 1, QUARTERFINAL: Glasgow City 1, Wolfsburg 9, QUARTERFINAL: Olympique Lyon 2, Bayern Munich 1, QUARTERFINAL: Paris Saint-Germain 2, Arsenal 1. Updated 1002 GMT (1802 HKT) August 31, 2020. UEFA Women's Champions League 2020 Match Schedule On CBS All Access . The French side defeated Wolfsburg 3-1 … The location is northern Spain and French powerhouses Lyon are the team to beat. The 2019-20 UEFA Women’s Champions League is the 19th season of Europe’s primary club football tournament. The 2020 UEFA Women's Champions League Final was the final match of the 2019–20 UEFA Women's Champions League, the 19th season of Europe's premier women's club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 11th season since it was renamed from the UEFA Women's Cup to the UEFA Women's Champions League. It was another tight matchup between familiar foes, with Lyon breaking through and securing a 1-0 victory. The left-footed Rölfo will play directly against her and recalls encountering Bronze during international matches. For Lyon, they have to find someone to replace Nakita Parris up top now that she will miss the final due to a red card suspension. "We were talking about matching records and we've now achieved that because Lyon are at the same historic level as Real Madrid in the 1950s and 60s," said coach Jean-Luc Vasseur. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. [15][16] It was decided that the remaining matches, including the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final, would be played between 21 and 30 August at San Mamés, Bilbao and Anoeta Stadium, San Sebastián in Basque Country, Spain, as an eight-team single-match knockout tournament, with San Sebastián hosting the final. | Mobile version, Wolfsburg have pedigree in this competition. Women's Champions League finals: all the results Sunday 30 August 2020 Check all the results after Lyon capped the season with victory in the final. On Tuesday, Swedish forward Fridolina Rölfo scored the goal which took German champions, VfL Wolfsburg into their fifth Champions League final with victory over FC Barcelona. For Wolfsburg, it's Pernille Harder with her unbelievable knack for finding the back of the net. Both sides have already won their domestic league and Cup titles, neither side has lost a single match this season, something has got to give in San Sebastián. We use cookies to improve our service for you. The UEFA women's Champions League resumed earlier in August after a five-month layoff due to the coronavirus pandemic. Privacy Policy | We're bringing it back -- we're bringing it back for the fans.". Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Edge: Lyon, Defense: This one's close because both teams are great in the center, and Wolfsburg's Dominique Janssen did a good job of slotting in the back line with Lena Goessling nursing an injury. Austrian footballer Nina Burger was the original ambassador for the Vienna final. Reserve assistant referee:[2]Maryna Striletska (Ukraine) Lyon has won the last four European Cups, including title-game victories over Wolfsburg in 2018 and 2016, and six overall. The 2019–20 UEFA Women's Champions League was postponed indefinitely on 17 March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe. Lyon's main challengers are likely to come from Germany. Each team was only given three opportunities to make substitutions, with a fourth opportunity in extra time, excluding substitutions made at half-time, before the start of extra time and at half-time in extra time. In Sunday's final, Wolfsburg will face defending champions Olympique Lyonnais who also won their semi-final against Paris Saint-Germain courtesy of a single second-half goal. Two of Europe's most talented teams will … The German club has a strong veteran in Popp and a rising star in Ingrid Syrstad Engen. She also was a lead referee at the UEFA Women's Championship in 2013 and 2017, including the final of the latter, as well as FIFA Women's World Cup in 2015 and 2019. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: soccer | pageType: stories | In Groups A and B, the top two teams qualify for the quarterfinals, with teams ranked 3rd to 6th entering the playoffs. "Of course you are thinking about it when you are going abroad, especially to Spain when there was a risk here, but I think everything here has been really well organised and we’ve been tested before every game so I’m feeling calm that everything is working well”. You can see that she’s a player that always wants the ball and she has this mentality that she always wants to win. The first quarterfinals will take place on August 21 and the final will be played on August 30. [13] The final was officially postponed on 23 March 2020. “That’s a good question!" (Photo by Richard Sellers/PA Images via Getty Images), EY & Citi On The Importance Of Resilience And Innovation, Impact 50: Investors Seeking Profit — And Pushing For Change. VfL Wolfsburg lift the Womens UEFA Champions League trophy (Photo by Catherine Ivill/AMA/Matthew ... [+] Ashton/AMA Sports Photo/AMA/Corbis via Getty Images). Edge: Even, Manager: Jean-Luc Vasseur has been with Lyon since last June as has the opportunity to win his first UWCL title. Spearheaded by Danish striker Pernille Harder, Wolfsburg have one of the finest strikers in the game. In the following table, finals until 2009 were in the UEFA Women's Cup era, since 2010 were in the UEFA Women's Champions League era. Edge: Lyon, Forwards: Lyon will be without Parris due to red card suspension which could mean Majri stays an option top for Lyon ahead of the final with Cascarino as well. On the other side, Wolfsburg had to play Glasgow City in their quarterfinal, with the Germans winning comfortably, 9-1. I also write for The Morning Star newspaper and the anti-discrimination charity, Kick It Out. (Photo by Richard Sellers/PA Images via Getty Images). (CNN)Five consecutive titles, seven titles in nine years -- Lyon's reign of dominance in the Women's Champions League shows no signs of abating. section: | slug: uefa-womens-champions-league-scores-results-match-replays-lyon-wins-seventh-uwcl-title | sport: soccer | route: article_single.us |

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