Wolfsburg / Munich (dpa) – The German women’s soccer champions VfL Wolfsburg and the Bundesliga leaders FC Bayern have safely reached the round of 16 of the Champions League.
After the 5-0 success in the first leg, VfL also won the second game against Serbian club Spartak Subotica on Wednesday evening in the round of 32 with 2-0 (0-0). The goals for Wolfsburg were scored by Fridolina Rolfö from Sweden (66th minute) and Shanice van de Sanden from the Netherlands (73rd). Serbian goalkeeper Milica Kostic saved two penalties from Lena Goeßling in the final phase. The first penalty kick had to be repeated in the 84th minute.
The Munich team won against Ajax Amsterdam in the opening round. After the 3-1 victory in the first leg in the Netherlands, the Bundesliga team recorded a 3-0 (1-0) victory in Munich. Lineth Beerensteyn (1st minute), Lea Schüller (47th) and Sydney Lohmann (69th / foul penalty) scored the goals for the team of coach Jens Scheuer in the fog on the Bayern campus.
The round of 16 will be drawn on February 16, 2021. The matches for the quarter-finals are played in March.