PORTSMOUTH host Sunderland with the winner knowing they will go to Wembley for a second time this season.
The two sides have already faced off at the National Stadium once this term, with Pompey winning on penalties after a 2-2 draw in the EFL Trophy final.
And they would love to get back to a ground they have fond memories of, having won the FA Cup there in 2008.
But to do so they will need to overturn a one-goal deficit, having gone down to Chris Maguire’s strike on Wearside.
Opponents Sunderland will be buoyed by the fact Alim Ozturk has won his appeal and will return to the side after a red card in the first leg.
The Black Cats go into this game desperate to win promotion from League One at the first attempt.
And they know that victory could set up a potential final with Charlton, and the chance to avenge defeat in arguably the greatest play-off final ever.
With both teams seeking promotion to the top flight in 1998, Sunderland were edged out on penalties after an epic 4-4 draw.
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