Arsenal was sentenced to a tough draw against the Serie A Napoli team in the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
The Gunners were scheduled to play in the UAE, but their draw was reversed as they are not allowed to play at home the same evening as Chelsea. The Blues will meet Slavia Prague, who made a splash in the match against Sevilla on Thursday night during the extension of the competition at Stamford Bridge.
Villarreal will face Valencia while Benfica will face Eintracht Frankfurt.
It is possible that the final will unfold entirely in the Premier League, the winners of the Arsenal draw at home against Villarreal or Valencia being the first in the semifinal. Benfica or Frankfurt will welcome Slavia Prague or Chelsea in the second half.
The quarter-finals are scheduled for April 11. the return matches are scheduled for April 18th. The semi-finals will be played on 2 and 9.
Arsenal against Naples
Villarreal vs Valencia
Benfica against Eintracht Frankfurt
Slavia Prague vs. Chelsea
SEMI FINAL DRAW
Naples or Arsenal against Villarreal or Valencia
Benfica or Frankfurt against Slavia Prague or Chelsea
The winners of the second semifinal will be ranked in the home team in the final for operational purposes.