It means fans of the band have snapped up 160,000 tickets for the two shows at the venue in under two hours...

Tickets for U2‘s second show at the 80,000 capacity Slane Castle have sold out, just over 90 minutes after going on sale at 1pm (GMT) today (July 9).

Promoters have announced that all tickets were snapped up for the show on September 1 in 94 minutes. This means that U2 have sold 160,000 plus tickets for their two outdoor shows (the August 25 was announced and sold out previously) in under two hours.

Support for the second show comes from Moby, Foo Fighters and Nelly Furtado.