Portsmouth vs Arsenal TV channel, live stream, kick-off time, odds, team news and head-to-head

Mikel Arteta
Mikel Arteta takes his Arsenal side to Portsmouth on Monday night (Picture: Getty Images)

Arsenal travel to Portsmouth on Monday night for a fifth round clash in the FA Cup at Fratton Park.

Pompey are pushing for promotion from League One this season, currently sitting third in the table, five points behind leaders Coventry.

The Gunners have won their last two Premier League games, but they are still only 10th in the table after not playing over the last weekend.

Mikel Arteta’s side are still reeling after a shock home defeat to Olymipakos last week, which saw them dumped out of the competition at the last 32 stage.

What time is Portsmouth vs Arsenal?

The game kicks-off at 7.45pm on Monday 2 March at Fratton Park.

What TV channel is Portsmouth vs Arsenal on and is there a live stream?

BT Sport 1 will be showing the game live with coverage starting at 7.15pm.

Subscribers can stream the action on BT Sport Player or watch on the BT Sport app.

Portsmouth vs Arsenal odds

  • 6/1 Portsmouth
  • 7/2 Draw
  • 1/2 Arsenal

Odds courtesy of Betfair

Portsmouth vs Arsenal team news

Arsenal are still without Sead Kolasinac, Kieran Tierney, Cedric Soares and Calum Chambers, who are all out with injury, but Pablo Mari could make his debut in the centre of defence.

Portsmouth pair Tom Naylor and Ronan Curtis are pushing to be fit after suffering knocks in their last outing on Friday, but are expected to recover.

Portsmouth vs Arsenal head-to-head in last five meetings

  • 30 Dec 2009 – Portsmouth 1-4 Arsenal – Premier League
  • 22 Aug 2009 – Arsenal 4-1 Portsmouth – Premier League
  • 02 May 2009 – Portsmouth 0-3 Arsenal – Premier League
  • 28 Dec 2008 – Arsenal 1-0 Portsmouth – Premier League
  • 26 Dec 2007 – Portsmouth 0-0 Arsenal – Premier League

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