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Emirates date for Under-21s

20 April 2016

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The date for Rovers' Barclays Under-21 Premier League Division 2 play-off semi-final against Arsenal has now been confirmed.

The one-legged tie will take place at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium on Tuesday May 3rd, with a 7.00pm kick-off.

The development squad reached the play-off stage of the season after finishing fifth. Thanks to a run of four wins and a draw from their last five league games, including a 1-0 win over their semi-final opponents at the beginning of the month.

The Gunners missed out on promotion to Division 1 after pipped to the title by Derby County.

Ticketing information for the match at the Emirates will be confirmed in due course.

The other semi-final sees Swansea City host Aston Villa. The winners of the two ties will face each other in the final, the date of which has to be played on or before Tuesday 10th May.

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