Kerr’s Chelsea humbled by Barcelona in Women’s Champions League final

Gothenburg, Sweden: Barcelona put on a brilliant display to beat Chelsea 4-0 to win the Women’s Champions League final for the first time in the club’s history on Sunday (Monday AEDT).

Sam Kerr tries to keep tabs on Barca goalscorer Aitana Bonmati.Credit:Getty

An own goal by Melanie Leupolz gave Barca the lead in the first minute, and Alexia Putellas, Aitana Bonmati and Caroline Graham Hansen also got on the scoresheet in a pulsating first half.

Barcelona players celebrate their first Women’s Champions League crown.Credit:AP

Chelsea’s switch to a more direct style saw an improvement in the second half, but it wasn’t enough to stop the Catalan club from coasting to victory.

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