Spurs Trip Now Sold Out
Wednesday, 29th Jan 2020 20:33
Saints have sold their allocation for the FA Cup Replay in quick time with all the tickets snapped up in just over a day for the tie which it is now confirmed will also be shown live on TV.
Saints took an allocation of 5,690 and although some were wary that these would be sold they were snapped up by season ticket holders and members with only a couple of hundred filtering down to those who are neither.
The Emirates FA Cup fourth-round replay has been selected though for live television coverage by BT Sport.
The game has now been confirmed as a 7.45pm GMT kick-off on Wednesday 5th February 2020, as both teams look to earn the right to host Norwich City in the last 16.
It will be great to see another large following for Saints in the FA Cup, with Premier League away allocations restricted to 3,000 at most for all games, the days of massive away supports now only happen in the FA Cup as happened a couple of years ago when despite atrocious weather conditions over 5,000 Saints fans went up to Wigan.
Older fans will remember some great trips with 10,000 or more going to Spurs in 1990, Portsmouth in 1984 and 12,000 to West Bromwich Albion in 1976, sadly those sort of days rarely happen now.
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