Arsenal Women have confirmed that their Champions League home game against Barcelona will be held at Emirates Stadium on Thursday, 9th December. It will be the fifth group game for the Gunners in their Champions League campaign.
Barca are the defending European champions and recently beat Arsenal 4-1 at home in the opening match of the group stage, the only defeat inflicted on Jonas Eidevall’s side since he took charge of the club in July.
A message from the boss…
Our @UWCL game with Barcelona will be hosted at Emirates Stadium! ✊
We need your support, Gooners ❤️
— Arsenal Women (@ArsenalWFC) October 15, 2021
Arsenal Women have already held a pre-season friendly against Chelsea in August at Emirates Stadium, as well as their WSL opener against the same club in N5, a game they won 3-2 in front of 9,000 fans.
The North London derby in March will also take place there. Tickets are on sale to Arsenal Women members now, with tickets to go on general sale at 12noon Friday. Tickets will be priced at £12 adults and £6 for concessions.