Southend face Oxford United at the Kassam Stadium
Blues will face Oxford United away in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy southern area semi-finals.
Paul Sturrock’s side reached this stage with a 2-1 win against League 1 Brentford while Oxford got to the last four of the southern section after beating Plymouth Argyle on penalties.
Blues have already travelled to the Kassam Stadium once this season, and were beaten 2-0.
The tie will be playing the week commencing the 7th January 2013.
Leyton Orient will play Yeovil Town at the Matchroom Stadium in the other semi-final in the southern area.