ARSENAL   1999/2000
      Champions League & UEFA Cup

Arsenal's three home matches in the Champions League were played at Wembley Stadium.


Arsenal qualified for the Champions League having finished as runner-up to Manchester United in the 1998/99 Premier League. 

Champions League
Champions League First Group Stage
Group B Tue Sep 14 Fiorentina (Italy) Away Drew 0-0
Group B Wed Sep 22 AIK Stockholm (Sweden) Home Won 3-1
Group B Wed Sep 29 Barcelona (Spain) Away Drew 1-1
Group B Tue Oct 19 Barcelona Home Lost 2-4
Group B Wed Oct 27 Fiorentina Home Lost 0-1
Group B Tue Nov 2 AIK Stockholm Away Won 3-2

Arsenal finished third in the the Group and along with the other Group third-placed sides dropped to the UEFA Cup, joining the competition at the third round stage.   Full Group results and table.

3rd Round
1st Leg Thu Nov 25 Nantes (France) Home Won 3-0
2nd Leg Thu Dec 9 Nantes Away Drew 3-3
Won 6-3 on aggregate.
4th Round
1st Leg Thu Mar 2 Deportivo La Coruna (Spain) Home Won 5-1
2nd Leg Thu Mar 9 Deportivo La Coruna Away Lost 1-2
Won 6-3 on aggregate.
5th Round
1st Leg Thu Mar 16 Werder Bremen (Germany) Home Won 2-0
2nd Leg Thu Mar 23 Werder Bremen Away Won 4-2
Won 6-2 on aggregate.
1st Leg Thu Apr 6 Lens (France) Home Won 1-0
2nd Leg Thu Apr 20 Lens Away Won 2-1
Won 3-1 on aggregate.
Final  (at the Parken Stadium, Copenhagen)
1st Leg Wed May 17 Galatasaray (Turkey) Neutral Lost 0-0
Lost 1-4 on penalties.