On paper, this could have been a final

On paper, this could have been a final.

Reigning champions Barcelona are top of LaLiga with five wins and 35 goals in five games. Arsenal had won nine games from nine under new boss Jonas Eidevall. 

But the Gunners will be pleased this was just the opening game of the group stage.

Outplayed and outwitted in the Catalonian capital, Eidevall’s side succumbed to a 4-1 defeat and karenroterdavis have work to do if they want to finish top of their group.

Barcelona swept aside Arsenal in their opening Women’s Champions League group match

Mariona Caldentey (centre) broke the deadlock for the Catalan side on the half-hour mark

Caldentey took advantage of some sloppy Arsenal defending to slide the ball into the net

The Barcelona players celebrate with Caldentey after getting the opener on Tuesday night

RELATED ARTICLES

Share this article

Share

718 shares

<div class="art-ins mol-factbox sport floatRHS" data-version="2" id="mol-3e5a6c10-9342-11eb-a633-5579c2b44106" website 4-1 Arsenal: Catalans win Women&apos;s Champions League opener

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Powered by WordPress | Theme Designed by: axis Bank bca Bank bni Bank bri Bank btn Bank cimbniaga Bank citibank Bank danamon Bank Indonesia Bank mandiri Bank ocbc bank Panin Bank syaria hmandiri dana google gopay indihome kaskus kominfo linkaja.id maybank ovo telkom telkomsel WA