Bayern Munich suffered their first defeat in the Women’s Champions League group stage. FC Barcelona was huge.
After their opening wins against FC Rosengard and Benfica Lisbon, the footballers of Bayern Munich clearly missed a respectable win against FC Barcelona at the venerable Camp Nou.
In front of 46,967 spectators, the team around European Championship heroes Lina Magull, Lea Schüller and Klara Bühl kept a clean slate in the first half against Spain’s star team on day three of the Champions League group stage, but lost the round. end, deserved, 0:3.
Barcelona in a class of its own
Geyse (47′), Aitana Bonmati (60′) and Claudia Pina (66′) were the right names for the Catalans, who took the lead by nine points and 16-1 in Group D. Barcelona were superior from the start even without injured world football player Alexia Putellas, less than two minutes later striker Geyse was unable to stand up against Maria Grohs in the Bayern goal.
On the other hand, the international Bühl had the best but also the only dangerous opportunity for the German runners-up after a counterattack. The 21-year-old player just hit the side nets at full speed (10th). Less than two minutes after the timeout, Geyse appeared alone in front of the Munich goal, this time with no problems. Bonmati and Pina made a great flick from 20 yards.
Bayern women aim for new attendance record
The return match will be played on December 7 at the Allianz Arena in Munich. Paris in March In the second appearance of Manuel Neuer and Co. in the living room after the quarter-final against Germain, Bavaria’s women’s record of 13,000 spectators at the time must be broken.
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