Brentford fans have bought almost 8,000 tickets for the Carabao Cup Third Round tie against Arsenal and our initial allocation is SOLD OUT. The Club has been in contact with Arsenal to secure more tickets for Brentford fans and an extra 700 tickets are expected to go on sale next week. More information on when fans can buy these will follow in due course.
The Bees were drawn to face Arsenal in the last 32 of the competition and the tie will take place on Wednesday 26 September. The game, which will kick-off at 7.45pm will be Brentford's first ever visit to The Emirates Stadium. Bees fans have bought 5,072 tickets in the Lower Tier of the Clock End and a further 2,645 tickets in the Upper Tier. With another 700 set to go on sale, the total travelling support will be around 8.500.
The Club will release full details about when the remaining tickets will go on sale as soon as possible. Keep an eye on brentfordfc.com and the Club’s social media channels over the coming days.