Sam Kerr, Chelsea forward
“Reaching the final of Europe’s biggest club tournament was a special moment for the team and I. Although we were disappointed to leave as runners-up, it’s given us even more drive and determination to ensure we bring the title home this season.
“It’s always a true test playing against so many talented players from across Europe and experiencing their different styles of play on the pitch, and it’s really exciting that we can welcome fans across the world to be part of our journey as part of UEFA’s new deal with DAZN.”
Jordyn Huitema, Paris forward
“It’s a privilege to play in the UEFA Women’s Champions League and in the company of such talented players. We were so close to reaching the final last season, and this has made us even more determined to take it that crucial stage further.
“The new format of the tournament this season is a massive step forward for the women’s game and gives us an opportunity to play against such a high calibre of teams which will only make us stronger. It’s really encouraging that for the first-time fans across the world, especially back home across Canada, can enjoy our game with UEFA’s new deal with DAZN.”
“It’s always an honour playing in the UEFA Women’s Champions League, especially last season as our campaign took us all the way to the semi-finals. This season we will do everything we can to reach the final, and while we appreciate it will be no easy feat with the introduction of the new group stages, we’re more determined than we’ve ever been before.
“As a team we’re really looking forward to seeing even more fans globally engaged throughout the season with UEFA’s new streaming deal with DAZN. We ready to show the world everything that the UWCL has to offer.”