Arsenal won 4-2 on penalties.

Arsenal's first game was against the hosts Stabaek on Friday evening and Jennifer Beattie's glancing header gave the Gunners the lead in the 12th minute.

The Norwegian League leaders fought back and levelled in the 32nd minute through Skaug and despite an end to end second half, the match had to be decided on penalties. Arsenal won through to the final, 4-2 on spot-kicks.

Arsenal Ladies

1
Byrne
2
Beattie Goal!
3
Fahey
4
Houghton
5
Tracy 45
6
Nobbs
7
Kirsty Linnett 45
8
Yankey
9
Grant
10
Ludlow Yellow Card
11
White 60

Substitutes

12
Bruton 60 Yellow Card
13
Flaherty 45
14
Little 45

Stabaek

1
Hjelmseth
2
Hauge
3
Bakke
4
Grønli
5
Pedersen
6
Graham Hansen
7
Fosse Sæthre
8
Klaveness
9
Skaug Goal!
10
Enget
11
Wiik
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17 Jan 2011