Ancelotti's Napoli faces Arsenal in Europa League

Loftus-Cheek could be one of Europe's best - Sarri

Loftus-Cheek could be one of Europe's best - Sarri

"I prefer to face them in the final".

Chelsea have been handed arguably the easier draw on paper for the quarter-finals and are going to start as big favourites to progress from the two-legged tie.

Gooners were envious of Chelsea, who were drawn against Slavia Prague after the Czech side knocked out Europa League veterans Sevilla in dramatic circumstances.

The first quarter-final will be played between Napolli and Arsenal.

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Fans were vocally displeased with the display, making sure that the club's Italian boss was fully aware of their feelings.

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Sarri will have to be wary of Prague's attacking qualities, but at the same time they should be able to cause huge problems of their own offensively.

So, included in today's draw are: Arsenal, Chelsea, Slavia Praha, Napoli, Benfica, Villarreal, Valencia and Eintracht Frankfurt. "Making that step up is very hard and he showed that he can score goals from that position with his pace".

Meanwhile, German club Frankfurt are perhaps the competition's dark horses considering they have got high quality attacking options in the shape of Luka Jovic, Sebastien Haller and Ante Rebic.

Barkley had been all set to join Chelsea in the summer of 2017 for around £30m, but instead remained at Everton and received treatment for an ongoing injury - then joining Chelsea in January for around £15m with just six months left on his Everton contract.

Olivier Giroud had a hat trick as Chelsea demolished Dynamo Kiev 5-0 in their Europa League round-of-16 second leg to win the tie 8-0 on aggregate.

It means Arsenal and Chelsea will be kept apart until the final should they advance and sees Blues manager Maurizio Sarri also avoiding his former side Napoli until that stage.

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