ARSENAL   2005/06
      Champions League
     
   

Arsenal qualified for the Champions League by finishing as runner-up to Premier League champions Chelsea in 2004/05.   

   
Champions League Group Stage
Group B Wed Sep 14 FC Thun (Switzerland) Home Won 2-1
Group B Tue Sep 27 Ajax (Holland) Away Won 2-1
Group B Tue Oct 18 Sparta Prague (Czech Republic) Away Won 2-0
Group B Wed Nov 2 Sparta Prague Home Won 3-0
Group B Tue Nov 22 FC Thun Away Won 1-0
Group B Wed Dec 7 Ajax Home Drew 0-0
Arsenal won the Group and qualified for the knock-out stages of the competition. Full Group results and table.
1st Knock-Out Round
1st Leg Tue Feb 21 Real Madrid (Spain) Away Won 1-0
2nd Leg Wed Mar 8 Real Madrid Home Drew 0-0
Won 1-0 on aggregate
Quarter-Final
1st Leg Tue Mar 28 Juventus (Italy) Home Won 2-0
2nd Leg Wed Apr 5 Juventus Away Drew 0-0
Won 2-0 on aggregate
Semi-Final
1st Leg Wed Apr 19 Villarreal (Spain) Home Won 1-0
2nd Leg Tue Apr 25 Villarreal Away Drew 0-0
Won 1-0 on aggregate
Final (at the Stade de France, Paris)
Wed May 17 Barcelona (Spain) Neutral Lost 1-2