Competition: Win a pair of tickets for Portsmouth v Southampton in Carabao Cup

It’s been seven years since Pompey last faced their South Coast rivals and a match that has been a hot topic of conversation amongst fans since the two sides were drawn in the Carabao Cup 3rd round.

The eagerly awaited fixture has brought back memories of that spectacular David Norris late equaliser at St Mary’s. If anyone ever needs a definition of ‘limbs’, they need look no further than video footage of the ecstatic Pompey fans celebrating.

Norris recently told the PO4cast that he remained in love with Pompey: “I love the place, I love going back there, I love what the fans did.”

You can listen to the full interview on Apple, Spotify and Soundcloud.

Unsurprisingly demand for tickets will outstrip supply, however PompeyNewsNow has teamed up with Carabao UK to give a Pompey fan a chance of winning a pair of tickets.

To enter, simply head to PompeyNewsNow Twitter and follow the steps on the competition tweet.

The deadline for entries is 6pm Monday, September 16.

Terms and conditions

The prize is for 1 person to win a pair of tickets for Portsmouth vs Southampton on 24 September.

The competition is open from today and closes on Monday, September 16 at 6pm.

The competition is free to enter via PompeyNewsNow Twitter entry route advertised in the competition copy

Carabao will inform the winner within 24 hours after the competition has closed. Winner must confirm no later than Tuesday, September 17 their full name, address and email address.

The prize is for a one pair of home team tickets and eligible supporters of that team only. Away team tickets and tickets for supporters of the away team are not available. Tickets are located in the home supporter stands.

The winner of any prize which includes tickets is not permitted, by virtue of Section 166 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1998 to sell or otherwise dispose of the tickets to any other third party whatsoever, unless agreed by the event organiser in writing.

The prize is for the applicable Portsmouth vs Southampton match tickets only and does not include any other facilities of expenses whatsoever, such as (by way of example and all of which are the responsibility of the winner and/or their guest(s)) the following:

travel to or from the venues and associated charges;


travel insurance;

tips, gratuities, room service, drinks or meals; and any other costs associated with the trip.

Winner will be picked at random by PompeyNewsNow from those that correctly follow the entry steps in relation to the advertised competition. The Prize Draw will be supervised by an independent person.

Unless otherwise notified by the event organizer or club, tickets will be held for collection in person by the winner at the winners’ allocated club. Ticket collection details will be provided by the promoter. Tickets may only be collected by the winner and photographic ID (passport / driving license / national ID card) will be required at the point of collection.

Clubs will be notified of the identity of the ticket winner and their guest, and databases will be checked against any Club Banning Orders, as well as the National Police Database for those who may be subject to a Court Banning Order. Any persons found subject to a club or court banning order are not eligible to enter this competition or claim the prize. If a winner’s guest is subject to a club banning order or court banning order then they are not eligible for the prize, and the winner will need to identify a different guest.

The competition is open to adults living in the UK above the age of 18 only. Entries from other countries and from those under 18 will not be accepted.

Name changes are not permitted, unless expressly agreed in writing (at the sole discretion of the EFL and/or football club) on a case by case basis.

The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes. The promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of its choosing which has a value the same or greater than the original prize, in the event of circumstances outside its control making the prize unavailable. The prize may be subject to availability and change where expressly stated.

Only one entry per person. Multiple entries from the same person will render all entries void.

All winners and entrants will be bound by any additional terms and rules of conduct set out by the relevant football club, newspaper, venue host or event organiser (EFL) (including, amongst other things any terms of issue associated with tickets, applicable ground regulations and other policies applicable to visitors at the venue or event).

The promoter, event organiser or stadium operators reserve the right to refuse entry and or require winners and/or their guest(s) to leave the venue should the winner or guest(s) not comply with these terms, rules or policies, any applicable law or regulation or other reasonable directions or the promoter, event organiser or stadium operators, or because of winners or guest(s) inappropriate behavior. Winners are responsible for the behaviour of themselves and their guest whilst taking the Prize.

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