Arsenal are set to play their Ladies’s Champions League fixtures and no less than three Ladies’s Tremendous League matches on the Emirates Stadium within the upcoming season.
Jonas Eidevall’s facet nonetheless want to come back by way of a spherical of qualifying to make sure their place within the Champions League, however they’re anticipated to get a beneficial draw, having completed only one level behind WSL champions Chelsea final time period.
In the event that they do make it into the group levels, all three matches will happen on the Emirates as an alternative of Meadow Park, the house of Boreham Wooden.
In addition to the European video games, the Emirates may also host Arsenal’s conflict with north London rivals Tottenham within the WSL on September 25, the Gunners having crushed their neighbours Three-Zero on the similar venue final season.
Additional WSL fixtures in opposition to Manchester United and Chelsea have additionally been moved, with the video games being performed on the weekends of November 19/20 and January 14/15 respectively.
“The north London derby is a fixture that belongs at Emirates Stadium,” mentioned Eidevall.
“We’re delighted to have the ability to verify the match might be performed there as soon as once more this season. The assist we had from the followers on the Emirates final season was unimaginable and we have seen in the course of the Euros how a lot demand there may be to observe the largest video games at the perfect venues.
“I am unable to wait to get again on the market in entrance of the Arsenal supporters.”
The 2022/23 Ladies’s Tremendous League season kicks off on the weekend of September 10/11, with defending champions Chelsea beginning at dwelling to West Ham.
That curtain-raising spherical of fixtures additionally includes a mouth-watering match-up between the groups which completed second and third within the WSL final season, with Arsenal going to Manchester Metropolis.
Arsenal solely missed out on the title by some extent final season, so their dwelling match with Chelsea on the weekend of January 14/15 – the primary spherical of video games after the WSL’s month-long winter break – and journey to face Emma Hayes’ facet on the penultimate weekend of the season, Could 20/21, may very well be pivotal.
January 14/15 additionally sees Manchester United host newly promoted Liverpool, with the rivals assembly once more on the ultimate weekend of the marketing campaign, Could 27/28. United’s Manchester derbies with Man Metropolis are away on December 10/11 – the ultimate spherical of video games earlier than the winter break – and at dwelling on Could 20/21.
Ladies’s Championship winners Liverpool play their first recreation again in WSL since 2020 at Studying on the opening weekend, with Chelsea subsequent up at dwelling in week two.
Followers of Arsenal will put a hoop across the weekends of September 24/25 and March 25/26 of their diary, with fixtures at dwelling and away to north London rivals Tottenham scheduled for these dates.