Fulham will meet Brentford within the Championship play-off ultimate as they clung on to beat Cardiff 3-2 on combination.
Scott Parker’s aspect held the benefit going into the second leg having gained the primary 2-Zero however scraped over the road towards the Bluebirds at Craven Cottage on Thursday evening.
Curtis Nelson headed Cardiff again into the competition simply eight minutes into the second leg. He nodded in from a nook after Marek Rodak had tipped over Will Vaulks’ lengthy throw.
However the Bluebirds’ lead on the evening lasted lower than a minute, as Bobby Decordova-Reid laid on yet one more purpose for Neeskens Kebano.
Fulham’s near-immediate return to parity on the evening put them 3-1 up on combination.
The edges had been locked at 1-1 on the evening at half-time, however Fulham’s 3-1 combination lead had them 45 minutes from a Wembley ultimate towards west London rivals Brentford.
Half-time substitute Lee Tomlin hooked in from shut vary to pull Cardiff straight again into the tie after the interval.
Tomlin’s opportunistic end put the Bluebirds 2-1 forward on the evening, although the guests nonetheless trailed 3-2 on combination.
Cardiff continued to press Fulham all through the second half however the hosts had been capable of cling on to e book their place at Wembley.
They’ll play west London rivals Brentford on the nationwide stadium on Tuesday.