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 Lyon 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.