Pompey will play host to Arsenal’s under-21s in the second round of the Checkatrade Trophy.
Kenny Jackett’s side will entertain the young Gunners at Fratton Park the week beginning Monday, December 3.
Arsenal finished runners-up in Southern Group E.
The Blues progress to the next round of the competition after coming through Southern Group A, which included Gillingham, Crawley and Spurs under-21s, unbeaten
They defeated the north Londoners in their most recent meeting on Tuesday night, with Andre Green, Gareth Evans and Oli Hawkins all on the scoresheet.