24 November 2022
Joe Montemurro's first meeting with Arsenal since leaving the club in the summer of 2021 is just one of the curiosities ahead of Juventus Women's UWCL Group C enounter today with the side from London.
GUNNING FOR IT - Joe Montemurro was in charge of Arsenal between 2017 and 2021, guiding the club to FA Women's Super League success in 2018/19, which remains the last league title won by the Gunners.
EURO STARS - Juventus have lost only two of their last 18 UEFA Women's Champions League matches, winning 12 and drawing four of the remaining 16 games.
NET BUSTERS - The Bianconere have failed to score in just one of their last 18 UEFA Women's Champions League fixtures, while Arsenal have failed to find the net in only two of their last 21 UWCL matches.
LONDON CALLING - Juventus have been paired with English opposition in Europe just once, when they met Chelsea in last season's group stage. They did meet Arsenal in a friendly in August 2018 in London, which the Gunners won 5-0 with Vivianne Miedema grabbing four of the goals.
ITALIAN RESORT - Arsenal's record against Italian opposition reads won five, drawn one, lost one, triumphing in each of the last four matches, including the two most recent home and away against Fiorentina in the UWCL 2019-20 Round of 32.