Portsmouth to face Bury in Checkatrade Trophy semi-finals

Pompey have been drawn away to Bury in the semi-finals of the Checkatrade Trophy.

Friday, 25th January 2019, 12:06 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 7:05 pm
Pompey celebrate their win over Peterborough. Picture: Joe Pepler

The Blues will travel to the Shakers the week commencing Monday, February 25.

The tie will take place over one leg only. 

Kenny Jackett’s League One table-toppers reached the last four after a 1-0 victory over Peterborough on Tuesday.

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Pompey celebrate their win over Peterborough. Picture: Joe Pepler

David Wheeler netted the only goal of the game before returning to QPR two days’ later. 

Bury, who sit second in League Two, defeated Oxford United 5-2 in their semi-final clash. 

Both teams are fighting for the right to face either Bristol Rovers or Sunderland at Wembley.