PSV football players compete against FC Barcelona in the first round of the Champions League. The Spanish club of Lieke Martens reached last season until the last four. PSV never competed in the Champions League before.
In the opening round, Ajax was linked to the German top club Bayern München, where Orange player Lineth Beerensteyn is under contract. Bayern made the last eight last season.
The duels in the ‘Round of 32’ will be played on 9 and 10 and 15 and 16 December. The exact dates and starting times will be announced at a later date.
Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, the group phase was deleted. They play according to the knockout system, over two duels.
Last season, the Champions League title went to Olympique Lyon, which starts against Juventus.