Arsenal Women suffered a humiliating defeat in the palms of Barcelona as they misplaced 4-1 in the Women’s Champions League Group C opener.
Mariona Caldentey, Alexia Putellas, Asisat Oshoala, and Lieke Martens every grabbed a purpose as they helped Barcelona stun Arsenal.
Frida Maanum scored the comfort for the Gunners, however solely the efficiency of goalkeeper Manuela Zinsberger stopped it from being a extremely embarrassing night as she made a bunch of saves, together with from Putellas’ stoppage-time penalty.
The keeper needed to face 37 pictures as Barca confirmed why they’re favorites to retain their title.
Zinsberger obtained a way of the kind of night time she was in for after simply seven minutes as she needed to produce a high save to disclaim Caldentey.
The Gunners have been second greatest in each division and going through incessant Barca strain.
Our nine-game profitable streak involves an finish. @UWCL 🏆 pic.twitter.com/LPdfCTikpB
— Arsenal Women (@ArsenalWFC) October 5, 2021