FC Barcelona won their second Women’s Champions League title in three years on Saturday. The team came back from two goals down to defeat VfL Wolfsburg 3-2 in the packed-up stadium in Eindhoven.
Polish striker Ewa Pajor put Wolfsburg ahead in the third minute and then crossed for Alexandra Popp to score their second goal in the 37th. Barcelona went to the dressing room at halftime already lagging behind the opponents by two goals.
Patricia Guijarro headed in two goals in the first five minutes after the interval to set the record right for the Spanish league champions. Fridolina Rolfo scored the match-winning goal from close range in the 70th minute. This helped a great deal in capping off an incredible comeback for Barcelona Femini as they lifted the Champions League Trophy.
Fans delighted as Barcelona Femini lifts the UEFA Womens Champions League trophy after a dreamy comeback
Fans were stunned after Barcelona Femini came back from a deficit of two goals and ultimately won the match 3-2 and thus managed to defeat Woflsburge. Barcelona Femni was the crowned champions of the Women’s Champions League for the second time. Social Media burst out after the club’s incredible comeback in the match. Fans appreciated Barca for such performance in the final, and for adding another trophy to the cabinet. One fan wrote, “Always making us proud“. While another fan wrote, “The best comeback ever in a final”. And a third fan said, “They deserved it”.
Supratim Banerjee is a football content writer at FirstSportz, currently pursuing B.COM from University of Calcutta.
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