MORE than 2,000 tickets for Oxford United's Emirates FA Cup replay with Newcastle United have been sold within 24 hours of becoming available.

The club confirmed 2,100 U's supporters had already booked their place at next week's fourth round tie at the Kassam Stadium when the ticket office opened this morning.

Tickets went on online sale to season ticket holders, Yellow Members and flexi-ticket holders at 4.30pm yesterday, 

The replay, coming after United's 0-0 draw at St James' Park on Saturday, is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, February 4.

Kick-off time will be confirmed in due course.