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Sunderland trip to Hull City confirmed
12:17pm Tuesday 25th February 2014 in Sport
SUNDERLAND travel to Hull City in the FA Cup quarter-final on March 9 at 1.30pm.
The game, which sees Steve Bruce reunited with Sunderland, will be televised on ITV, after the Tigers beat Brighton and Hove Albion in a fifth round replay at the KC Stadium on Monday night.
Victory for Sunderland in the quarter-finals will mean yet another trip to Wembley Stadium for Gus Poyet’s charges.
The North-East side meet Manchester City in the Capital One Cup Final this Sunday after previously beating Southampton by 1-0 in the FA Cup fifth round.
Both Hull City and Sunderland will receive £247,500 from The FA in live broadcast fees while the winning team will get £360,000 from The FA Cup prize fund.
Tickets for adults are £20, over-65s and 16-22 £15, under-16s £5 and under-10s £1. Season card holders have until 5pm on Tuesday to apply for tickets. A general sale will commence at 9am on March 4, subject to availability.