UEFA Champions League (Women): City Earn Commanding Win In Norway

Manchester City women have all but qualified for the last eight after they secured a dominant 5-0 win over Lillestrom in their first leg round of 16 clash in Norway.

Demi Stokes, Isobel Christiansen and Claire Emslie gave City a 3-0 lead before Jane Ross added a brace to make it a comprehensive display for Nick Cushing’s team ahead of the second leg in England on November 16.

City join other top sides like Barcelona, Olympique Lyon and VFL Wolfsburg in taking commanding away victories ahead of their respective 2nd leg games.


Round of 16 Results (1st leg):

BIIK Kazygurt 0-7 Olympique Lyon

Lillestrom 0-5 Manchester City

Giatra Universitetas 0-6 Barcelona

Fiorentina 0-4 VFL Wolfsburg

Starjnan 1-2 Slavia Prague

Chelsea 3-0 Rosengaard

Brescia 2-3 Montpellier

Sparta Prague 1-1 Linkoping