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Women's Champions League: meet the semi-finalists

We profile the contenders after three of the four semi-finalists were set for 24/25 April and 1/2 May.

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Three of the four UEFA Women's Champions League semi-finalists are now set for 24/25 April and 1/2 May: Barcelona, and the opponents in the first confirmed tie, Bayern München and Chelsea.

We profile the contenders for glory in Gothenburg on 16 May, with Lyon and Paris Saint-Germain facing off on 18 April, the holders leading 1-0 from their away leg as they seek a 2019 final rematch with Barcelona.

Semi-final ties (24/25 April & 1/2 May):

Paris/Lyon vs Barcelona
Bayern München vs Chelsea (25 April & 2 May)

Final (16 May: Gamla Ullevi, Gothenburg):

Paris/Lyon/Barcelona vs Bayern/Chelsea

Tie-by-tie guide:

Paris/Lyon vs Barcelona

Barcelona

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Round of 32: PSV Eindhoven 8-2agg
Round of 16: Fortuna Hjørring 9-0agg
Quarter-finals: Manchester City 5-2agg
Season top scorer: Jenni Hermoso (5)
Previous best
: runners-up (2018/19)
2019/20: semi-finals
Semi-final record: W1 L2

  • Were the first finalists from Spain in 2019.
  • Lost to Lyon 4-1 in that 2019 final in Budapest and also 3-1 on aggregate in the last eight a year earlier. Lost 5-1 on aggregate to Paris in their first semi-final in 2017 and also 1-0 in the last eight a year earlier.

Bayern vs Chelsea

Bayern München

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Round of 32: Ajax 6-1agg
Round of 16: BIIK-Kazygurt 9-1agg
Quarter-finals: Rosengård 4-0agg
Season top scorers: Lineth Beerensteyn/Linda Dallmann/Sydney Lohmann/Lea Schüller 3
Previous best
: semi-finals (2018/19)
2019/20: quarter-finals
Semi-final record: W0 L1

  • The only German entrants not to win the title in their debut campaign, they are aiming to make the final at their seventh attempt.
  • Will face Melanie Leupolz, who left in the summer for Chelsea after six years with Bayern.

Chelsea

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Round of 32: Benfica 8-0agg
Round of 16: Atlético 3-0agg
Quarter-finals: Wolfsburg 5-1agg
Season top scorer: Fran Kirby (4)
Previous best: semi-finals (2017/18, 2018/19)
2019/20: did not enter
Semi-final record: W0 L2

  • Hoping to be only the second English finalists after London rivals Arsenal took the title in 2007.
  • Edged Bayern on away goals in the 2017/18 round of 32.