Juventus Girls 1 – 1 Arsenal Girls


Arsenal fought again to attract 1-1 towards Juventus of their Champions League match in Turin.

The Gunners, lacking a number of gamers together with injured England ahead Beth Mead, fell behind early within the second half when Lineth Beerensteyn slotted Juventus forward following a swift counter-attack.

Vivianne Miedema headed in from a nook to equalise simply after the hour, however Jonas Eidevall’s facet couldn’t craft a late winner.

Arsenal, who had been trying to prolong their 100 per cent begin, keep high of Group C, two factors away from Juventus and three of Lyon, who received 3-0 away to Zurich.

Lineth Beerensteyn gave Juventus the lead on the counter-attack

The Gunners made a optimistic begin, with Miedema main the assault as Mead is about for an prolonged spell out after she ruptured an anterior cruciate ligament in Saturday’s Girls’s Tremendous League defeat to Manchester United.

Stina Blackstenius was performed via by Frida Maanum, however noticed her rising shot skim the highest of the crossbar.

Juve goalkeeper Pauline Peyraud-Magnin, who spent a few seasons with the Gunners, then made a positive save after Swedish ahead Blackstenius was despatched clear once more shortly earlier than the break. On the different finish, Arianna Caruso put the ball huge in first-half stoppage time.

Arsenal pressed once more early within the second half as Australian Caitlin Foord examined Peyraud-Magnin earlier than Lotte Wubben-Moy’s header was cleared off the road.

Sofie Junge Pedersen of Juventus Women fights for the ball with Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal during the UEFA Women's Champions League group C match
Sofie Junge Pedersen of Juventus fights for the ball with Miedema

But it surely was Juve who broke the impasse within the 51st minute when Dutch ahead Beerensteyn burst via on a counter-attack to fit previous Arsenal ‘keeper Manuela Zinsberger.

Arsenal responded to equalise simply after the hour when Miedema headed in from a nook. Miedema despatched one other shot on the flip over and through stoppage time nearly obtained Foord in on purpose, however the Juventus defence held out.

What’s subsequent?

Arsenal’s subsequent sport is the weekend after subsequent once they host Everton on December 3 within the Girls’s Tremendous League, kick-off 2pm.

The Gunners’ subsequent Champions League sport is the return group stage fixture towards Juventus on the Emirates Stadium, kick-off 8pm.


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