4 weeks Dominant Lyon beats Wolfsburg to claim fifth straight Women’s Champions League title Manilatimes |Sports
SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain: Lyon continued their reign as Europe’s dominant women’s team on Sunday (Monday in Manila), beating Wolfsburg 3-1 in the Champions League final to win the trophy for the fifth year running with Japan star Saki Kumagai’s goal proving crucial. Kumagai netted after Eugenie Le Sommer had handed the French outfit the lead in San Sebastian, giving Lyon a 2-0 half-time advantage and leaving Wolfsburg with too much to do even if Alexandra Popp pulled one back in the second half.
Lyon skipper Wendie Renard lifts the trophy after her team beat Wolfsburg. AFP PHOTO Icelandic midfielder ... more