Arsenal to face Wolfsburg in Champions League semi-finals

Kelly Smith

Arsenal Ladies will face competition newcomers Wolfsburg in the Champions League semi-finals.

Shelley Kerr's side moved only one step away from an appearance in May's final at Stamford Bridge after beating Italian Serie A women's champions on Wednesday.

The German side clinched a 2-0 (agg 4-1) win at Russian side FC Rossiyanka to secure their spot in the final four.

The semi-finals will be played over two legs on April 13/14 and April 20/21.

In the other semi-final, current Champions League holders Lyonexternal-link take on their French compatriots FCF Juvisy Essonne.

Arsenal have lost in the the last four in each of the last two seasons to Frankfurt and Lyon respectively.