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Host city and dates unveiled

Lake Como Stadium

The dates and venue for the NextGen Series Finals have been revealed today, with Como Calcio’s Stadio Giuseppe Sinigaglia hosting both Semi-Finals and the Final across a weekend of NextGen football (Friday 29th March and Monday 1st April). The 7,500 capacity stadium is situated on the banks of Lake Como and will provide the perfect setting for the pinnacle of the tournament – all available to watch live on Eurosport.

Ahead of the finals, co-founder Justin Andrews said: “We’re very proud to be partnering with Lake Como for the finals of NextGen this year.  There is a great tradition of football in Italy and we’re delighted Como Calcio is so dedicated to the legacy of this tournament and helping to shape these future stars of football.”

NextGen will be bringing fans the three games LIVE around the globe via Eurosport, ESPN, ESPN Asia and SuperSport.
The full fixtures for the semi-finals and final are as follows:

Semi 1 - Friday 29th March at 17.30 (CET)
Semi 2 – Friday 29th March at 20.00 (CET)
Final – Monday 1st April at 18.00 (CET) 

The dates and venues for the quarter-finals have now been confirmed as:

Chelsea v Juventus - Sunday 17th March at 12:30 (GMT) - Griffin Park

Aston Villa v Olympiacos - Wednesday 20th March at 19:00 (GMT) - Villa Park

Tottenham Hotspur v Sporting Clube de Portugal - Wednesday 20th March at 19:00 (GMT) - Leyton Orient

Arsenal v CSKA - Monday 25th March at 19:00 (GMT) - Emirates Stadium