UEFA Women’s Champions League
Olympique Lyon and Umea IK faced off yesterday in the first leg of the Champions League Semifinal. It read like a pretty thrilling game with Louise Necib and Hannah Petterson each earning a brace.
Lyon’s Louise Necib struck first in just three minutes from close-range. Then Umea’s Hannah Petterson equalized in the 19?. Necib grabbed the lead again in the 42? but Petterson again equalized in the 71? on a header. Brazilian Katia then converted Necib’s header in the 83?, giving Olympique Lyon the win.
Judging by the stats, it looks as if Lyon had a load of opportunities with 24 goal attempts but that Umea