Head coach of Šiauliai “Gintra-Universitetas” Rimantas Viktoravičius after the victory in Zurich, said: “The girls would like to compete with “Barcelona”. Similarly, about prospective rivals also talked two goals in Switzerland scored and the way to UEFA Women’s Champions League Round 16 for Lithuanian Champions opened Zenatha Coleman, who said that the match against “Barcelona” would be a dream for her.
Dreams come true – after a draw ceremony held on Monday in Nione, the representative club of the Šiauliai city team known their opponents in UEFA Women’s Champions League Round 16 – which will be one of the most famous brands in the football world “Barcelona” club.
The historic game in Siauliai will be held on November 8 or 9, while the match will be held in Barcelona on November 15 or 16.
“Barcelona” got esay way in Round of 16 with a 4: 0 victory over the “Avaldsnes IL” team from Norway in the first leg and once again proved their advantage 2:0 advantage in a home match.
Barca’s women’s team triumphed at the Spanish Championships five times: 1998, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. During the past two seasons, the players of Fran Sanchez were fond of silver medals. The best Spanish achievement in the Champions League is the semi-finals, they managed to reach last year.