Arsenal Women have been drawn in Group C and will play the current holders Barcelona, German side Hoffenheim as well as HB Køge of Denmark in the group stages of the Champions League. The Gunners qualified after finishing 3rd in the WSL last season and then defeating Okzhetpes, PSV Eindhoven and Slavia Praha in the qualifying rounds.
Arsenal won the competition in 2006/07 and got as a far as the quarter-finals in their last sojourn in the competition in 2019-20. This is the first time that the Women’s Champions League will have a group stage during the autumn and all of the matches will be shown for free on DAZN’s YouTube channel.
The match schedule is to be decided but the dates are set out below:
Matchday 1: 5/6 October
Matchday 2: 13/14 October
Matchday 3: 9/10 November
Matchday 4: 17/18 November
Matchday 5: 8/9 December
Matchday 6: 15/16 December