Barcelona vs Wolfsburg: 5 facts to know about Women's Champions League final

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Barcelona vs Wolfsburg: 5 facts to know about Women's Champions League final

Izuchukwu Akawor 13:53 - 31.05.2023

A quick-fire look at some of the key facts that will define the UEFA Women's Champions League final between Barcelona Femeni and Wolfsburg.

Two European giants in European Women’s football, Barcelona and Wolfsburg, go head-to-head in the UEFA Women’s Champions League final this weekend. 

The two former champions are looking to win the Champions League again after going a while without the coveted title.

Barcelona and Wolfsburg will be a titanic battle that could feature Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala at the Philips Stadion in Eindhoven, Netherlands.  

Ahead of that encounter, here are five (5) interesting facts you should know about the Champions League final. 

Barcelona vs Wolfsburg: The facts

  • 37 - the number of goals Barcelona have scored

Oshoala and her Barcelona team are the premium entertainers in the UEFA Women’s Champions League. 

Asisat Oshoala is battling to be a part of the final against Wolfsburg.
Watch Asisat Oshoala score 3 goals for Barcelona in 7-0 win against Las Planas

The Spanish giants have scored 37 goals this season in 10 matches in the Champions League. 

That means the Femeni have averaged 3.7 goals per game this season in the competition and will be hoping to unleash that against their German opponents. 

  • 14 - Number of goals scored in this fixture

When Barcelona and Wolfsburg take to the Philips Stadion this weekend in Eindhoven, it will be for the fourth time in their history. 

This particular fixture has produced fireworks in the previous three meetings, with 14 goals scored. 

Barcelona vs Wolfsburg has produced an average of over 4.6 goals per game.

With an average of over 4.6 goals per game, the Barcelona vs Wolfsburg clash is one you must not miss. 

  • 91, 648 - The number of fans who watched the first meeting 

Barcelona matches have broken records this season and in the past in the Champions League. 

Barcelona and Wolfsburg are crowd pullers in the Women's Champions League.

One of those matches was against their opponents this weekend, Wolfsburg, during their last meeting. 

Both teams met at Camp Nou in the Champions League semi-final first leg, with a record crowd of 91, 648 in attendance. 

  • 6 - The number of finals Wolfsburg have played in

Since making their debut in the final 10 years ago, German outfit, Wolfsburg, has joined the A-list of Women’s clubs in Europe.

Wolfsburg will be playing in their sixth final since then and are hoping to win their third title. 

  • 3 - Number of finals Wolfsburg have lost

The Germans will be looking to put an end to their ill luck in the European finals. 

Wolfsburg have lost each of the last three finals they have played in the Women’s Champions League. 

Wolfsburg have lost three Women's Champions League finals.

With Barcelona standing in their way, it is left to be seen if they can put an end to their disastrous run. 

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