Nearly 24,000 sold already! Portsmouth fans rush to snap up Wembley tickets for Checkatrade Trophy final against Sunderland

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Pompey fans have already bought nearly 24,000 tickets for the Checkatrade Trophy final against Sunderland at Wembley.

It’s been a frenetic opening day of ticket sales with fans keen to see their team step out at Wembley for the first time since 2010.

More than 15,000 tickets are still available to be there supporting as Kenny Jackett’s men take on Sunderland on Sunday, March 31 (2.30pm).

Pompey chief executive Mark Catlin said: ‘It is no surprise our fans have once again shown their fantastic backing for Kenny (Jackett) and the boys.

‘That superb support is sure to be a boost to the team when they take to the pitch at Wembley, for what is sure to be a memorable day.

‘We appreciate that fans have had to be patient with so many trying to buy over the phone and online, and are grateful for your continued backing.’

Pompey beat Bury last month to book their place at Wembley. Picture: Daniel Chesterton/phcimages.com/PinPep)

Pompey beat Bury last month to book their place at Wembley. Picture: Daniel Chesterton/phcimages.com/PinPep)

For more details about how to get tickets see the Pompey official website

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