Women’s Champions League Draw: Arsenal, Juventus To Face Lyon
TODAY'S NEWS RECAP
The Women’s Champions League has been drawn with the defending champions, Olympique Lyonnais to square up with Arsenal and Juventus.
The draw which held in Nyon on Monday will see last season’s runners-up, Barcelona face off with Bayern Munich, Rosengard and Benfica.
Two times winners VfL Wolfsburg will face Slavia Prague, St Polten and Champions League debutants AS Roma.
Lyon, who have won the competition a record eight times, will also face Zurich in the group stage which begins on Oct. 19 and ends on Dec. 22.
Women’s Super League champions Chelsea were drawn alongside twice runners-up Paris St Germain, Real Madrid and Vllaznia — the first Albanian team to reach the last-16 stage of the competition.
GROUP STAGE DRAW
Group A: Chelsea, Paris St Germain, Real Madrid, Vllaznia
Group B: Wolfsburg, Slavia Prague, St Polten, AS Roma
Group C: Lyon, Arsenal, Juventus, Zurich
Group D: Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Rosengard, Benfica