Pernille More durable’s late header made the distinction for Chelsea, and Lieke Martens scored twice for Barcelona, as they took a step nearer to changing into European champions.
Each groups superior to the Ladies’s Champions League closing when Chelsea beat Bayern Munich 4-1 after Barca topped Paris Saint-Germain 2-1 within the second leg of their semifinals on Sunday. They’re going to meet on Might 16 in Gothenburg, Sweden.
More durable headed in from a free kick within the 84th minute to offer Chelsea a 3-1 lead — 4-3 on mixture. Fran Kirby added her second purpose of the sport within the ninety fifth, firing into an empty web after Bayern had despatched everybody ahead within the dying minutes, to make it 5-3 on mixture.
Kirby had opened the scoring early on, and the groups then traded first-half objectives with Sarah Zadrazil tallying for the guests and Ji So-yun for Chelsea at Kingsmeadow stadium.
It is the primary time Chelsea has reached the ultimate.
Earlier Sunday, Barca superior by an mixture rating of 3-2. Enjoying in entrance of practically 1,000 followers at Johan Cruyff Stadium, the hosts constructed an early two-goal lead over PSG because of stellar ending from its Netherlands winger.
Martens, the UEFA girls’s participant of the 12 months in 2016-17, caught as much as an extended go down the left aspect and curled a right-footed shot into the highest far nook of the online within the eighth minute. She was then left unmarked on the far submit to faucet in a low cross from Caroline Graham Hansen within the thirty first.
Marie-Antoinette Katoto scored for the guests three minutes later.
The Catalan membership’s solely different journey to the ultimate was in 2019, when it misplaced 4-1 to French powerhouse Lyon.