Portsmouth v Southampton is a sell-out - 2,000 Saints fans snap up away tickets for Fratton Park visit

Southampton have sold out their ticket allocation for their Carabao Cup visit to Portsmouth.

Tuesday, 17th September 2019, 2:59 pm
Southampton travel to Fratton Park on Tuesday, September 24 Picture: Dan Istitene/Getty Images
Southampton travel to Fratton Park on Tuesday, September 24 Picture: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

The Premier League side were allocated 2,000 seats in the Milton End for the south coast derby at Fratton Park on Tuesday, September 24.

It was confirmed on Tuesday morning that no more tickets for away supporters were now available, with those Saints fans unable to attend able to watch the game live on a big screen at St Mary’s.

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Blues supporters were quick to snap up their entry to the much-anticipated clash, with home tickets selling out on Saturday.

Next week’s third-round fixture will be the first meeting since 2012, when David Norris’ famous volley earned Pompey a 2-2 draw at St Mary’s.

 

Southampton travel to Fratton Park on Tuesday, September 24 Picture: Dan Istitene/Getty Images