Arsenal Women will play their season opener against Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium, the membership confirmed yesterday. The fixture, which takes place over the weekend of 4-5 September, would be the the primary league match Arsenal may have performed at the Emirates because the 2013 WSL season. Arsenal have performed some friendlies at the Emirates, together with final weekend against Chelsea in a match the Gunners received 2-1.
Arsenal will even host Tottenham at the Emirates over the past weekend of March. Two North London Derbies have been performed at the Tottenham Hotspur Toilet Bowl Arena, the place Arsenal have ran out comfy winners on each events. The first match, in the course of the 2019-20 season, set a file for WSL attendance, with over 38,000.
Both fixtures happen throughout a world break within the males’s sport, liberating up availability. With Arsenal males’s first group not in European competitors this season, it additionally frees the stadium for availability in the course of the center of the week, that means there are plans for the Emirates to host a UEFA Women’s Champions League group stage sport, ought to Arsenal qualify.