Perfect finale

VfL Women beat Bayer 04 Leverkusen 7-1 on last day of league season.

Die Spielerinnen des VfL Wolfsburg feiern mit erhobenen Händen und der Meisterschale.

VfL Wolfsburg Women had already secured their seventh German league title prior to Matchday 22 of the FLYERALARM Women’s Bundesliga, but they refused to ease off at home to Bayer 04 Leverkusen. In front of a crowd of 3,689 at the AOK Stadion, head coach Tommy Stroot’s side raced to a 6-0 half-time lead, eventually winning 7-1 to complete a perfect second half of the season with 11 victories. At full time the official championship trophy presentation took place at the stadium.

The Green-and-Whites have another chance for silverware in two weeks’ time when they take on 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam in the DFB Cup final on Saturday 28 May (kick-off: 16:45 CEST).

Line-up and stats

VfL Wolfsburg: Schult – Blässe (53‘ Wilms), Hendrich (64‘ Knaak), Janssen, Wedemeyer – Lattwein, Oberdorf (64‘ Roord) – Waßmuth, Lattwein, Popp (74‘ Starke) – Pajor (64‘ van de Sanden)

Subs: Kiedrzynek (GK), Bremer

Bayer 04 Leverkusen: Repohl – Siems (83‘ Vinken), Turanyi, Friedrich, Marti – Gräwe – Zeller (66‘ Pollak), Wich (46‘ Matysik), Kögel (46‘ Blagojevic), Pando (66‘ Arfaoui) – Nikolic

Subs: Prabel (GK), Zdebel

Goals: 1-0 Lattwein (3‘), 2-0 Waßmuth (13‘), 3-0 Pajor (35‘), 4-0 Blässe (38‘), 5-0 Pajor (41‘), 6-0 Waßmuth (45‘), 7-0 van de Sanden (70‘), 7-1 Pollak (74‘)

Referee: Mirka Derlin (Bad Schwartau)

Attendance: 3,689 at AOK Stadion