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Women’s Champions League kick-off with Matchday 1

Women’s Champions League started with Matchday 1. Barcelona won against Arsenal by 4-1. In the derby of the round, Chelsea saved a point against VFL Wolfsburg, thanks to an injury-time goal from Pernille Harder.

As previously reported, Women’s Champions League debuted in a new format of four groups with four teams.

Women’s Champions League, Matchday 1

Wednesday, 6th of October

Group A

Servette FCCF – Juventus 0-3 (0-1) 
Scorers: 36′ Arianna Caruso (J), 65′ Lina Hurtig (J), 71′ Valentina Cernoia (J)
Yellow cards: 6′ Leonie Fleury (S), 19′ Agnese Bonfantini (J), 39′ Sandy Mandly (S), 50′ Arianna Caruso (J)
Other events: 27′ Andrea Staškova (J) missed penalty

Chelsea – Vfl Wolfsburg 3-3 (1-2) 
Scorers: 12′ Sam Kerr (C), 17′ Tabea Wassmuth (W), 33′ Jill Roord (W), 48′ Tabea Wassmuth (W), 51′ Bethany England (C), 90+2′ Pernille Harder (C)
Yellow cards: 9′ Tabea Wassmuth (W), 38′ Jill Roord (W), 79′ Lena Oberdorf (W)

Group B

WFC Zhytlobud Kharkiv – Real Madrid 0-1 (0-1) 
Scorers: 33′ Lorena Navarro (R)
Yellow cards: 21′ Claudia Zornoza (R), 85′ Caroline Moller (R), 87′ Lucia Rodriguez (R)

Breidablik UBK – Paris SG 0-2 (0-1) 
Scorers: 17′ Lea Khelifi (P), 89′ Grace Geyoro (P)
Yellow cards: 12′ Elisa De Almeida (P)

Tuesday, 5th of October

Group C

TSG Hoffenheim – HB Koge 5-0 (1-0)
Scorers: 17′ Katharina Naschenweng (T), 47′ Nicole Billa (T), 61′ Luana Bühler (T), 63′ Tinne De Caigny (T), 90+2′ Tinne De Caigny (T)
Yellow cards: 54′ Isabella Obaze (H)

FC Barcelona – Arsenal 4-1 (2-0)
Scorers: 31′ Mariona Caldentey (B), 42′ Alexia Putellas (B), 47′ Azizat Oshoala (B), 74′ Frida Maanum (A), 84′ Lieke Martens (B)
Yellow cards: 35′ Katie McCabe (A), 46′ Irene Paredes (B), 51′ Beth Mead (A)76′ Caitlin Foord (A), 90+4′ Jordan Nobbs (A), 90+5′ Nikita Parris (A)
Other events: 90+5′ Alexia Putellas (B) missed penalty

Group D

SL Benfica- FC Bayern 0-0 (0-0)
Scorers: /
Yellow cards: 21′ Andreia Faria (S), 35′ Viviane Asseyi (B), 80′ Jovana Damnjanović (B)

BK Häcken – Olympique Lyon 0-3 (0-1)
Scorers: 10′ Melvine Malard (L), 48′ Catarina Macario (L), 53′ Stine Larsen (L) og
Yellow cards: 24′ Luna Gewitz (H), 86′ Damaris Egurrola (L)





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