SEMI FINAL TICKET NEWS

Wednesday 20 March 2002

AXA FA CUP SEMI FINAL FULHAM V CHELSEA

Sunday 14th April 2002, Kick-Off 7.00pm At Villa Park

TICKET NEWS

By far and away Fulham's biggest game in over a quarter of a century. The Semi Final of the FA Cup. Ninety minutes of football for a place in one of the most famous finals in football. Ninety minutes from the possibility of Fulham in Europe next season.

Make sure you can tell your children and your children's children that you were there...

TICKET PRICES

The Club has been allocated 19,122 tickets for this exciting fixture priced as follows:

£15, £25, £35 or £45 (same price for adults and concessions)

There are 784 seats in a specially designated Family Enclosure at the following prices:

Adults £15
Juniors £7.50

Ticket Allocation Policy

AWAY SEASON TICKET HOLDERS

If you are an Away Season Ticket Holder, you have been invited to purchase up to 3 additional tickets to this fixture (4 in total). As stated in the letter that you will have received you must let the FFC Ticket Office know how many you would like by Saturday 23rd March 2002. All Away Season Ticket Holders and their optional guests will be allocated seats in the Holte Stand at the £35 price. If you just require one ticket please note that there is no need to contact the Club as this will automatically be sent to you.

SEASON TICKET HOLDERS

Tickets will go on sale to Season Ticket Holders from 9am on Thursday 21st March 2002 on a first come, first served basis.

Season Ticket Holders may purchase up to 2 tickets initially although the Club reserves the right to reduce this to one ticket per Season Ticket Holder at any time should demand dictate it. To ensure a fair distribution of tickets across all part of our fan base, the Club is extremely eager to ensure that Club FFC Members have the opportunity to purchase a ticket for this game too.

Tickets can be purchased using the following methods:

By telephoning Ticket Master on 020 7957 4005 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and quoting your unique Season Ticket number.

By using the Club's Online Ticket Booking Service at fulhamfc.com and following the special instructions.

By making a personal visit to the FFC Ticket Office and presenting Special Match Voucher AA. Please note that we cannot offer this service until we actually receive the tickets from the FA and so this service will NOT be available from the 21st March. We intend to offer extended opening hours to the Ticket Office next week so look out for details on the web site or call the Ticket Information Line to obtain confirmation of when this will be possible.

NO POSTAL BOOKINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS FIXTURE. Please do not call the ticket office direct to obtain tickets unless this option is specified.

CLUB FFC MEMBERS

Tickets will go on sale to Club FFC members from 10am on Good Friday 29th March 2002. Members will be allowed to purchase up to 2* and these will be sold on a first come, first served basis.

* The number of tickets available to purchase will be determined on the 28th March 2002 and will be based on the number of tickets still available.

Members may purchase tickets:

By telephoning Ticket Master on 020 7957 4005 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and quoting your Club FFC membership number.

By using the Club's Online Ticket Booking Service at fulhamfc.com and following the special instructions.

By making a personal visit to the FFC Ticket Office and presenting your Club FFC membership card. For your convenience, we are opening the Ticket Office especially on Good Friday (10 - 4pm). In addition, on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th April 2002 until 8pm.

FAMILY ENCLOSURE

Families of Season Ticket Holders (consisting of under 16s) can apply for tickets in the Family Enclosure by contacting the FFC Ticket Office direct from Thursday 21st March 2002 on 020 7384 4710. Juniors must be accompanied by adults who are also Season Ticket Holders.

DISABLED SUPPORTERS

Disabled Supporters who wish to attend this fixture should contact the FFC Ticket Office direct on 020 7 384 4710 to apply for tickets.

PLEASE NOTE

The purchaser of every ticket for this game will be identifiable.

Any Season Ticket Holder or Member who attempts to purchase over and above the allocations specified or gives/sells any tickets obtained to opposition fans will have their membership/season ticket confiscated when identified and may be banned from Fulham's future fixtures.

TRAVEL TO VILLA PARK

As always, our Chairman will be subsidising the travel to Villa Park. You may travel by coach at the subsidised (departing from either Motspur Park, Craven Cottage or Woking FC) price of £10 for adults £5 for concessions (subject to availability).

Everyone travelling using FFC Club organised Travel MUST hold a valid match ticket in the FULHAM areas at Villa Park.

Due to the volume of coaches the departure times will be from 12.30pm from all locations.

Alternatively, the Club will be chartering a subsidised train priced as follows:

£15 for adults
£7.50 for Concessions

Full details of the train times are being confirmed but the following provide ESTIMATED times

Outward

Departure: London Euston 15:00 - 15:30 hours
Arrive: Aston 17:15 - 17:30 hours

Return

Departure: Aston 22:05
Arrive: London Euston 00:15

Travel can be purchased by either calling the FFC Ticket Office, making a personal visit to the Ticket Office or booking online via fulhamfc.com from 21st March 2002.

Additional Useful Information

The turnstiles will open at Villa Park at 5.00pm. All Club Organised Travel is "Dry" i.e. no alcohol is allowed.

The police will have a "zero tolerance" for allowing admittance to any supporter who arrives at Villa Park under the influence of alcohol. We've been told that this policy will be robustly enforced.