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UEFA Women's Champions League: Juventus - Chelsea FC Women Match press kits

UEFA Women's Champions League - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

JuventusJuventusJuventus Stadium - TurinWednesday 13 October 2021
21.00CET (21.00 local time)
Group A - Matchday 2
Chelsea FC WomenChelsea FC Women
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

No UEFA competition matches have been played between these two teams

Juventus - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

Juventus have not played against a club from their opponents' country

Chelsea FC Women - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Women's Champions League
DateStageMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
31/10/2018R16Fiorentina Women's FC - Chelsea FC Women0-6
agg: 0-7
FlorenceSpence 24, Kirby 38, 53 (P), 63, Cuthbert 57, Bachmann 67
17/10/2018R16Chelsea FC Women - Fiorentina Women's FC1-0
KingstonCarney 8 (P)
HomeAwayFinalTotal
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Juventus000000000000000000
Chelsea FC Women110011000000220070

Last updated 12/10/2021 14:41CET

Match background Only this chapter

Juventus, the only Group A side to record a win on Matchday 1, will be aiming for another success against last season's UEFA Women’s Champions League runners-up Chelsea.

• Joe Montemurro's side won 3-0 in a dominant display against Servette on 6 October with goals from Arianna Caruso (36), Lina Hurtig (65) and Valentina Cernoia (71), after Andrea Stašková had a 27th-minute penalty saved.

• The Bianconere will kick off their home campaign in this season's competition in the stadium that will host the final in May 2022.

• Montemurro comes up against familiar foes, having joined the Turin-based club in the summer after spending four years with Chelsea's Women's Super League rivals Arsenal.

• The Blues staged a dramatic comeback against Wolfsburg in the opening round of group stage matches, taking the lead through Sam Kerr (12) before going 3-1 down early in the second half. Emma Hayes' team fought back through Beth England (51) and Pernille Harder's equaliser – against her former club – in added time.

Ones to watch: Juventus

Arianna Caruso
• The 21-year-old scored her fourth goal of this UEFA Women's Champions League campaign, including qualifying, against Servette, when she was named Player of the Match.

• The midfielder hit a hat-trick in the 12-0 preliminary victory against North Macedonian champions Kamenica Sasa on 18 August; her Juve team-mate Andrea Stašková also got three goals.

• She is currently in her fifth season with the Bianconere, having joined from capital club Res Roma in 2017.

• The Italian international scored her first Azzurre goal in a 12-0 win against Israel in Florence in UEFA Women's EURO 2022 qualifying in February, a result that booked their place in next year's finals.

Lina Hurtig
• The 26-year-old made it four goals in six appearances for the Bianconere in the UEFA Women's Champions League, qualifiers included, with her strike on Matchday 1.

• The forward joined Juventus in August 2020 having spent three years with Swedish side Linköpings, with whom she clinched a Damallsvenskan title in 2017.

• The striker was a member of the Linköpings team that reached the UEFA Women's Champions League quarter-finals in 2017/18, losing 7-3 on aggregate to Manchester City. She failed to score past City but did hit four goals en route to the last eight.

• Hurtig, now a senior Swedish international, was part of the side that beat Spain after extra time in the 2012 UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship final in Turkey.

Andrea Stašková
• The 21-year-old missed the opportunity to add to her four qualifying goals in this season's this UEFA Women’s Champions League when her 27th-minute penalty was saved on Matchday 1.

• The striker joined Caruso in hitting a hat-trick in the Bianconere's 12-0 qualifying success against Kamenica Sasa of North Macedonia in August.

• Stašková joined the Turin-based outfit ahead of 2019/20 following a successful season with Sparta Praha, where she scooped a second successive Czech league and cup double, finishing as the Czech league's top scorer with 32 goals.

• The Czech Republic international scored her first Juventus goal in a 2-1 round of 32 second-leg defeat at Barcelona in September 2019.

Ones to watch: Chelsea

Pernille Harder
• The 28-year-old kept up her impressive scoring rate in this competition with a last-gasp equaliser against former side Wolfsburg on Matchday 1, her added-time goal her 31st in 39 UEFA Women's Champions League appearances.

• The Danish international forward has now scored four goals in her last six UEFA Women's Champions League appearances after a run of three without a goal.

• The forward is a three-time beaten UEFA Women's Champions League finalist, having been a runner-up with Wolfsburg in 2018 and 2020 and Chelsea last season.

• Despite being eliminated at the quarter-final stage of this competition in 2018/19, Harder still ended the competition as top scorer with eight goals.

Sam Kerr
• The 28-year-old's impressive lob in the 3-3 draw against Wolfsburg on 6 October was voted the Matchday 1 Goal of the Week and made it three in her last six matches in this competition – all those goals coming against Wolfsburg.

• The forward topped the scoring charts in the Women's Super League last season, having also been a golden boot winner in Australia's W-League and in the NWSL in the United States.
• Kerr, who joined the Blues midway through the 2019/20 season, has helped her side scoop the Women's Super League and League Cup in each of the last two campaigns, scoring a hat-trick in last season's League Cup final against Bristol City.

• The Australian international won her 100th cap for the Matildas in the 3-2 friendly defeat against the Republic of Ireland last month.

Beth England
• The 27-year-old scored her fourth UEFA Women’s Champions League goal in the Matchday 1 draw against Wolfsburg, those strikes all coming in her last seven appearances.

• The forward scored home and away in last season's 8-0 aggregate round of 32 win against Benfica, including two in the 3-0 second-leg home victory.

• England joined Chelsea ahead of the 2016 season from first club Doncaster Rovers Belles, and finished 2019/20 as the Blues' leading scorer with 21 goals in all competitions.

• The English international was named the 2019/20 PFA Women's Player of the Year, also scooping the equivalent Women's Super League honour for 2020.

Key stats
• Juventus have won all five UEFA Women's Champions League matches this season (F22 A1) having not previously been victorious in a match in this competition (D1 L5).

• Juventus have kept four clean sheets in their five European matches this season.

• Ling Hurtig has scored in three of Juve's last four European fixtures.

• Chelsea won both their previous UEFA Women's Champions League matches against Italian opposition, against Fiorentina in the 2018/19 round of 16 (1-0 h, 6-0 a).

• The Blues have failed to score in only one of their last 18 UEFA Women's Champions League matches and have got the first goal in eight of their last ten games in the competition.

• Chelsea have kept only one clean sheet in their last seven UEFA Women's Champions League games.

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Squad list Only this chapter

Juventus - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
UWCLQUWCLUWCLUEFA
No.PlayerNat.DoBAgeDPldGlsPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Roberta AprileITA22/11/200020 - --------
16Pauline Peyraud-MagninFRA17/03/199229 - 4-1-7-11-
36Valentina SoggiuITA01/01/200318 - --------
Defenders
2Tuija HyyrynenFIN10/03/198833 - 2-1-15-20-
3Sara GamaITA27/03/198932 - 3---171201
5Amanda NildénSWE07/08/199823 - 3-1-1-4-
6Sara CaiazzoITA22/04/200318 - --------
12Matilde LundorfDEN19/01/199922 - 3-1-1-4-
13Lisa BoattinITA03/05/199724 - 4-1-151191
23Cecilia SalvaiITA02/12/199327 - 3-1-12-15-
32Linda SembrantSWE15/05/198734 - ----233233
71Martina LenziniITA23/07/199823 - 3-1-3-6-
Midfielders
7Valentina CernoiaITA22/06/199130 - 4-11172212
8Martina RosucciITA09/05/199229 - 411-14-181
14Sofie Junge PedersenDEN24/04/199229 - 3-1-223253
18Alice GiaiITA09/01/200318 - --------
19Annahita ZamanianFRA19/02/199823 - 411-7-111
21Arianna CarusoITA06/11/199921 - 431161104
Forwards
9Andrea StaškováCZE12/05/200021 - 441-134178
10Cristiana GirelliITA23/04/199031 - 44--3474715
11Barbara BonanseaITA13/06/199130 - 33--154187
17Lina HurtigSWE05/09/199526 - 3211137169
22Agnese BonfantiniITA04/07/199922 - 411-1-51
24Nicole ArcangeliITA23/10/200317 - --------
27Chiara BeccariITA27/09/200417 - 1-----1-
29Elisa PfattnerITA26/05/200417 - 1-1-1-2-
Coach
-Joe MontemurroITA13/09/196952 - 4-1-6-10-
Chelsea FC Women - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
UWCLQUWCLUWCLUEFA
No.PlayerNat.DoBAgeDPldGlsPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Zecira MusovicSWE26/05/199625 - ----17-17-
28Carly TelfordENG07/07/198734 - ----2-2-
30Ann-Katrin BergerGER09/10/199031 - --1-26-26-
Defenders
3Aniek NouwenNED09/03/199922 - ----2-2-
4Millie BrightENG21/08/199328 - --1-302302
7Jessica CarterENG27/10/199723 - --1-14-14-
16Magdalena ErikssonSWE08/09/199328 - --1-281281
25Jonna AnderssonSWE02/01/199328 - ----281301
29Jorja FoxENG28/08/200318 - --------
Midfielders
5Sophie IngleWAL02/09/199130 - --1-23-26-
8Melanie LeupolzGER14/04/199427 - --1-215215
10So-Yun JiKOR21/02/199130 - --1-296296
11Guro ReitenNOR26/07/199427 - --1-191191
17Jessie FlemingCAN11/03/199823 - --1-5-5-
18Maren MjeldeNOR06/11/198931 - ----266297
21Niamh CharlesENG21/06/199922 - --1-9-9-
22Erin CuthbertSCO19/07/199823 - --1-245245
24Drew SpenceENG23/10/199228 - ----214214
Forwards
9Bethany EnglandENG03/06/199427 - --11154154
14Francesca KirbyENG29/06/199328 - --1-30173017
19Lauren JamesENG29/09/200120 - --------
20Samantha KerrAUS10/09/199328 - --119494
23Pernille HarderDEN15/11/199228 - --1139313931
Coach
-Emma HayesENG18/10/197644 - --1-32-32-

Last updated 13/10/2021 18:25CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeIvana Martinčić (CRO)
  • Assistant refereesSanja Rodjak-Karšić (CRO) , Maja Petravić (CRO)
  • Fourth officialJelena Kumer (CRO)
  • UEFA DelegateGinta Pēce (LVA)
  • UEFA Referee observerPaloma Quintero Siles (ESP)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA Women's Champions League matchesUEFA matches
Ivana Martinčić28/07/19851551

UEFA Women's Champions League matches involving teams from the two countries playing this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
12/09/2018UWCLR32Fiorentina Women's FCFortuna Hjørring2-0Florence
21/03/2019UWCLQFChelsea FC WomenParis Saint-Germain2-0Kingston
12/09/2019UWCLR32Fiorentina Women's FCArsenal Women FC0-4Florence
16/10/2019UWCLR16Manchester City WFCClub Atlético de Madrid1-1Manchester

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
22/06/2015WU17GS-FTEnglandSpain1-1Grindavik
05/04/2016WU19ELITEEnglandAustria1-0Linkoping
10/04/2016WU19ELITESwedenEngland0-0Linkoping
12/09/2018UWCLR32Fiorentina Women's FCFortuna Hjørring2-0Florence
21/03/2019UWCLQFChelsea FC WomenParis Saint-Germain2-0Kingston
12/09/2019UWCLR32Fiorentina Women's FCArsenal Women FC0-4Florence
16/10/2019UWCLR16Manchester City WFCClub Atlético de Madrid1-1Manchester
24/02/2021WEUROQual. GSItalyIsrael12-0Florence

Last updated 12/10/2021 14:48CET

Fixtures and results Only this chapter

JuventusFixtures and results
DateCompetitionOpponentResultGoalscorers
18/08/2021UWCLKamenica Sasa (H)W 12-0Caruso 3, 12, 76, Rosucci 17, Girelli 45+2, 56, Bonansea 51, Zamanian 59, Stašková 64, 84, 90, Bonfantini 90+2
21/08/2021UWCLSKN St.Pölten Frauen (A)W 4-1Bonansea 8, 54, Girelli 64, Hurtig 90+2
28/08/2021LeaguePomigliano Calcio (H)W 3-0
01/09/2021UWCLK.F.F Vllaznia (A)W 2-0Girelli 12, Hurtig 44
05/09/2021LeagueFiorentina Women's FC (A)W 3-0
09/09/2021UWCLK.F.F Vllaznia (H)W 1-0Stašková 34
12/09/2021LeagueASD Verona (H)W 3-0
25/09/2021LeagueEmpoli Femminile (H)W 1-0
02/10/2021LeagueAS Roma (A)W 2-1
06/10/2021UWCLServette FCCF (A)W 3-0Caruso 36, Hurtig 65, Cernoia 71
09/10/2021LeagueSSC Napoli (H)W 2-0
13/10/2021UWCLChelsea FC Women (H)
30/10/2021LeagueF.C. Internazionale Milano (A)
06/11/2021LeagueU.C. Sampdoria SpA (A)
09/11/2021UWCLVfL Wolfsburg (H)
13/11/2021LeagueSS Lazio CF (H)
18/11/2021UWCLVfL Wolfsburg (A)
05/12/2021LeagueSassuolo Femminile (A)
08/12/2021UWCLChelsea FC Women (A)
12/12/2021LeagueACF Milan (H)
16/12/2021UWCLServette FCCF (H)
16/01/2022LeaguePomigliano Calcio (A)
23/01/2022LeagueFiorentina Women's FC (H)
06/02/2022LeagueASD Verona (A)
27/02/2022LeagueEmpoli Femminile (A)
06/03/2022LeagueAS Roma (H)
20/03/2022LeagueSSC Napoli (A)
27/03/2022LeagueF.C. Internazionale Milano (H)
03/04/2022LeagueU.C. Sampdoria SpA (H)
24/04/2022LeagueSS Lazio CF (A)
08/05/2022LeagueSassuolo Femminile (H)
15/05/2022LeagueACF Milan (A)

Goalscorer data only available for UEFA competition matches

Pos.ClubsPWDLGFGAPts
1Sassuolo Femminile660016318
2Juventus660014118
3ACF Milan641115413
4AS Roma531111510
5Fiorentina Women's FC630314109
6F.C. Internazionale Milano5302869
7Pomigliano Calcio5212787
8U.C. Sampdoria SpA5203786
9Empoli Femminile61148144
10SSC Napoli61142104
11ASD Verona60152171
12SS Lazio CF60064220
Chelsea FC WomenFixtures and results
DateCompetitionOpponentResultGoalscorers
05/09/2021LeagueArsenal Women FC (A)L 2-3
12/09/2021LeagueEverton LFC (H)W 4-0
26/09/2021LeagueManchester United LFC (A)W 6-1
02/10/2021LeagueBrighton Ladies (H)W 3-1
06/10/2021UWCLVfL Wolfsburg (H)D 3-3Kerr 12, England 51, Harder 90+2
10/10/2021LeagueLeicester City Ladies (H)W 2-0
13/10/2021UWCLJuventus (A)
06/11/2021LeagueAston Villa Ladies FC (A)
09/11/2021UWCLServette FCCF (A)
14/11/2021LeagueManchester City WFC (A)
18/11/2021UWCLServette FCCF (H)
21/11/2021LeagueBirmingham City LFC (H)
08/12/2021UWCLJuventus (H)
12/12/2021LeagueReading FC (A)
16/12/2021UWCLVfL Wolfsburg (A)
19/12/2021LeagueWest Ham United FC (H)
09/01/2022LeagueTottenham Hotspur FC (H)
16/01/2022LeagueEverton LFC (A)
23/01/2022LeagueBrighton Ladies (A)
06/02/2022LeagueManchester City WFC (H)
13/02/2022LeagueArsenal Women FC (H)
06/03/2022LeagueWest Ham United FC (A)
13/03/2022LeagueAston Villa Ladies FC (H)
27/03/2022LeagueLeicester City Ladies (A)
03/04/2022LeagueReading FC (H)
24/04/2022LeagueTottenham Hotspur FC (A)
01/05/2022LeagueBirmingham City LFC (A)
08/05/2022LeagueManchester United LFC (H)

Goalscorer data only available for UEFA competition matches

Pos.ClubsPWDLGFGAPts
1Arsenal Women FC550019215
2Chelsea FC Women540117512
3Tottenham Hotspur FC54017312
4Manchester United LFC531110910
5Brighton Ladies53021059
6West Ham United FC5221848
7Aston Villa Ladies FC5212497
8Everton LFC52036126
9Manchester City WFC51137114
10Reading FC51043103
11Birmingham City LFC50142121
12Leicester City Ladies50052130

Last updated 12/10/2021 14:49CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Juventus

  • UEFA Women's Champions League - First qualifying round
    (18/08/2021)
    Juventus 12-0 Kamenica Sasa
    1-0 Caruso 3, 2-0 Caruso 12, 3-0 Rosucci 17, 4-0 Girelli 45+2, 5-0 Bonansea 51, 6-0 Girelli 56, 7-0 Zamanian 59, 8-0 Stašková 64, 9-0 Caruso 76, 10-0 Stašková 84, 11-0 Stašková 90, 12-0 Bonfantini 90+2
    Peyraud-Magnin, Gama (46 Lenzini), Cernoia (68 Nildén), Rosucci (60 Bonfantini), Girelli (59 Stašková), Bonansea, Lundorf, Boattin, Zamanian, Caruso (77 Pedersen), Salvai
  • (21/08/2021)
    SKN St.Pölten Frauen 1-4 Juventus
    0-1 Bonansea 8, 0-2 Bonansea 54, 0-3 Girelli 64, 1-3 Enzinger 67, 1-4 Hurtig 90+2
    Peyraud-Magnin, Hyyrynen (72 Lundorf), Gama, Cernoia (86 Bonfantini), Rosucci, Girelli, Bonansea (72 Hurtig), Boattin, Zamanian (72 Pedersen), Caruso (86 Stašková), Salvai
  • Second qualifying round
    (01/09/2021)
    K.F.F Vllaznia 0-2 Juventus
    0-1 Girelli 12, 0-2 Hurtig 44
    Peyraud-Magnin, Hyyrynen, Cernoia (64 Caruso), Rosucci (64 Stašková), Girelli (93 Beccari), Bonansea (63 Bonfantini), Boattin, Hurtig (79 Nildén), Zamanian, Salvai, Lenzini
  • (09/09/2021)
    Juventus 1-0 K.F.F Vllaznia (agg: 3-0)
    1-0 Stašková 34
    Peyraud-Magnin, Gama, Rosucci (46 Zamanian), Stašková, Lundorf, Boattin (46 Nildén), Pedersen (74 Girelli), Hurtig, Caruso (65 Cernoia), Bonfantini (88 Pfattner), Lenzini
  • Group stage – final tournament
    Group A - Group Standings
    ClubPldWDLGFGAPts
    Juventus1100303
    Chelsea FC Women1010331
    VfL Wolfsburg1010331
    Servette FCCF1001030
    Matchday 1 (06/10/2021)
    Servette FCCF 0-3 Juventus
    0-1 Caruso 36, 0-2 Hurtig 65, 0-3 Cernoia 71
    Peyraud-Magnin, Rosucci (81 Nildén), Stašková, Lundorf, Boattin, Hurtig (87 Pfattner), Zamanian, Caruso (69 Cernoia), Bonfantini (69 Pedersen), Salvai, Lenzini (81 Hyyrynen)
  • Matchday 2 (13/10/2021)
    Juventus-Chelsea FC Women
  • Matchday 3 (09/11/2021)
    Juventus-VfL Wolfsburg
  • Matchday 4 (18/11/2021)
    VfL Wolfsburg-Juventus
  • Matchday 5 (08/12/2021)
    Chelsea FC Women-Juventus
  • Matchday 6 (16/12/2021)
    Juventus-Servette FCCF

Chelsea FC Women

  • UEFA Women's Champions League - Group stage – final tournament
    Matchday 1 (06/10/2021)
    Chelsea FC Women 3-3 VfL Wolfsburg
    1-0 Kerr 12, 1-1 Wassmuth 18, 1-2 Roord 34, 1-3 Wassmuth 48, 2-3 England 51, 3-3 Harder 90+2
    Berger, Bright, Carter (87 Ingle), Leupolz, England (64 Kirby), Ji (75 Fleming), Reiten (75 Charles), Eriksson, Kerr, Cuthbert, Harder
  • Matchday 2 (13/10/2021)
    Juventus-Chelsea FC Women
  • Matchday 3 (09/11/2021)
    Servette FCCF-Chelsea FC Women
  • Matchday 4 (18/11/2021)
    Chelsea FC Women-Servette FCCF
  • Matchday 5 (08/12/2021)
    Chelsea FC Women-Juventus
  • Matchday 6 (16/12/2021)
    VfL Wolfsburg-Chelsea FC Women

Last updated 12/10/2021 14:41CET

Legend

:: Squad list
No: number
DoB: date of birth
Qual: qualifying
FT: final tournament
Pld: played
Gls: goals
UWCLQ: UEFA Women's Champions League qualifiers
UWCL: UEFA Women's Champions League
All-time UEFA:
All games played in the UEFA Women's Champions League plus the qualifiers

:: Match officials
UEFA: Total matches officiated in all UEFA competitions including all qualifying round matches. Matches where the official has acted as the fourth official are not included in these statistics. These are the official statistics considered valid for communicating official records in the competition.

:: Group statistics/Tournament schedule
Pos: position
Pld: played
W: won
D: drawn
L: lost
GF: goals for
GA: goals against
Pts: points

:: NOTE: All-time statistics
Goals totals include the outcome of disciplinary decisions (eg. match forfeits when a 3-0 result is determined). Goals totals do not include goals scored from the penalty mark during a penalty shoot-out.

Competitions

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