Portsmouth to get FA Cup broadcast windfall for Ipswich encounter

Pompey are to receive an FA Cup windfall after chosen to be broadcast.

Thursday, 29th October 2020, 6:06 pm
Pompey will receive £32,500 for their FA Cup clash at Ipswich being broadcast. Picture: Joe Pepler

The Blues are scheduled to travel to Ipswich in the first round on Saturday, November 7 (3pm).

That all League One clash has now been selected for live multi-camera coverage on the BBC and BT Sport digital platforms.

As a result, both club will each collect a broadcast fee of £32,500.

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With no replays in this season’s FA Cup, drawn games will be decided by extra-time and, if required, penalties.