Barcelona Femenino won their seventh Copa de la Reina against EDF Logroño (3-0) in a final in which the Catalans, clear favorites, fulfilled the predictions and thrashed the Riojan team, debutants in these struggles and who were It put the game very uphill from the last minutes of the first half.
Four minutes before the break, Alexia Putellas scored the first goal for Barça by transforming a penalty committed on herself and much protested by the Logroño, and just two minutes later another blow came for the combative EDF Logroño by scoring the second with a shot unstoppable Aitana Bonmatí, chosen the best play of the final. In the resumption, Jenni Hermoso, head, sentenced the crash in 61.
Pamela Tajonar stoically defended the Riojan goal and the iron defense presented by Javier Moncayo stopped the chances of the leaders of the Iberdrola League during the first half, which, however, were unleashed in the 40th minute as a result of the aforementioned maximum penalty. about Alexia Putellas amid the protests in Logroño.
Barcelona dominated with authority throughout the first half, but ran into the stellar performance of Pamela Tajonar, who saved time and again the attempts of the Blaugranas to get ahead on the scoreboard.
This did not move until minute 41, when the referee whistled a penalty in favor of the Catalans when considering that there was a foul in the area on Putellas and the captain of Barça herself transformed the maximum penalty at 1-0 with a shot that slipped in the net on the left side of Tajonar.
Three minutes later, a missile from Aitana Bonmatí made it 2-0. The young international midfielder with Spain led the ball from the center of the field, outlined without problems in front of the Riojan defense and with a strong shot beat Tajonar (2-0).
Coach Javier Moncayo moved the bench from Logroño giving minutes to Tavlo, replacing Asantewaa, thus reinforcing the center of the white team, but Barcelona did not give up and the chances accumulated in the opening stages of the second half.
Eleven minutes after the restart, Guijarro fired a powerful shot that was impossible to stop for almost anyone but Tajonar. The EDF Logroño goalkeeper withstood the onslaught of the team led by Lluis Cortés, clapped, blocked and stopped one after the other the shots of a desperate Barça Femenino against the rear of the Las Gaunas team.
In the 61st minute, Jenni Hermoso broke Logroño’s defensive system by finishing off a good cross from Leila Ouahabi at pleasure with her head and overcoming Tajonar through the left post of her goal to certify the 3-0.
Logroño tried until exhaustion, although his coach had to change his star forward, Jade Boho after 78 minutes of fighting against the Catalans, while Pamela Tajonar finished rising under the sticks in the successive attempts of the powerful Barça team .
Thus, the superiority of the Catalans increased with the passing of the minutes and the final was settled with an incontestable 3-0 in favor of FC Barcelona Women to seal their seventh cup title.