Chesterfield to be backed by huge following at Chelsea in FA Cup as tickets sell-out

Chesterfield will be be backed by a huge following of just under 6,000 against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup.

By Liam Norcliffe
Wednesday, 29th December 2021, 11:00 am

Spireites fans have now snapped up all the tickets for the third round clash on January 8.

The remaining tickets went on general sale at midnight on Wednesday and were sold-out within minutes.

Season ticket holders have been busy buying theirs in the last week.

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Chelsea's Stamford Bridge stadium.

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"To ease the burden on ticket office staff, please do not email with any other queries about Chelsea tickets at this time,” the club said.

The much-anticipated tie has been the talk of the town since the draw was made.

It will be the first time the two teams have met since 1950.

Chelsea, who won the Champions League last season, are currently third in the Premier League, six points behind leaders Manchester City.