Remaining cup tickets go on sale

THE remaining tickets for Colchester United's FA Cup fifth round tie at Chelsea on Sunday go on general sale from this morning.About 1,000 tickets are yet to be snapped up following the priority sale of the past five days, which was exclusively for season ticket holders, Colchester United Supporters' Association members and those with six or more Match Credits.

By Carl Marston

THE remaining tickets for Colchester United's FA Cup fifth round tie at Chelsea on Sunday go on general sale from this morning.

About 1,000 tickets are yet to be snapped up following the priority sale of the past five days, which was exclusively for season ticket holders, Colchester United Supporters' Association members and those with six or more Match Credits.

The U's were handed an allocation of just over 6,000 tickets for Sunday's visit to Stamford Bridge, which has a 4pm kick-off and is to be screened live on Sky Television.


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Tickets are priced at £25 for adults and £12 for concessions. There are likely to be long queues today, so people are encouraged to turn up early. Each person will be eligible for two tickets.

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