Football: both Czech sides eliminated from women’s Champions League

Sparta Prague drew 1:1 against Lithuania’s Gintra Universitetas in the second leg of their group stage tie in UEFA’s women Champions League in Prague on Wednesday night. With the first leg having ended in a 2-2 draw, the tie went to penalty shootouts which Sparta lost 5:4, and were eliminated from the competition. Slavia Prague, meanwhile, have also been knocked out after they lost to FC Barcelona 3:0 in Spain on Wednesday, losing 4:0 on aggregate.