Ladies train ahead of UEFA Cup opener

Arsenal Ladies are in France for the qualifying stage of this season's Uefa Women's Cup.

Vic Akers' squad kick off their group matches today against Swiss side FC Zürich Frauen before facing Austrian champions Neulengbach on Saturday and French outfit Lyon on Tuesday.

Our official photographer is with the squad in France and sent back these exclusive pictures of the team training ahead of their first match.

9 Oct 2008