Second sell out in a day as Portsmouth fans snap up tickets for Arsenal FA Cup tie

Pompey’s highly-anticipated FA Cup tie against Arsenal is a sell out.

Wednesday, 12th February 2020, 5:48 pm
Updated Wednesday, 12th February 2020, 5:51 pm

All home tickets for the fifth-round clash at Fratton Park have been snapped up after going on general sale this morning.

Kenny Jackett’s men will be aiming to pull of a giant killing when the Premier League heavyweights visit the south coast on Monday, March 2 (7.45pm kick-off).

Pompey beat Harrogate Town, Altrincham, Fleetwood and Barnsley to set up a money-spinning encounter with Mikael Arteta’s men.

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And an additional £250,000 will be added to the PO4 coffers with the showdown being broadcast live on BT Sport.

Tickets for Saturday's league match against Shrewsbury have also sold out.

Pompey fans inside Fratton Park. Picture: Joe Pepler