LONDON DERBY IN NEXTGEN .

The Chelsea Under-19 side will play Arsenal Under-19s in the NextGen Series semi-final on Friday.

The young Blues team were the first to qualify for the last-four matches of the European competition for this age group when we beat Juventus, and our opponents were decided on Monday evening at the Emirates, Arsenal beating CSKA Moscow 1-0.

The other semi-finalists are Aston Villa who knocked out Olympiacos and Sporting Lisbon who overcame Tottenham. Friday's matches are to take place in Como in Italy, as will the third/fourth place game on Sunday and the final on Easter Monday.

Chelsea v Arsenal will be shown live on Eurosport with delayed coverage on Chelsea TV at 4.30pm UK time on Friday.