Nottingham Forest took a step closer to the Championship play-off final after beating Sheffield United 2-1 away in the first leg of their semi-final on Saturday.
Jack Colback put Steve Cooper’s team ahead in the 10th minute and Brennan Johnson extended the lead in the 71st minute.
Sheffield United pulled one back through Sander Berge in added time to give them hope for the second leg.
Luton Town held Huddersfield Town in their other semi-final first leg on Friday to a 1-1 draw after Danel Sinani’s early goal was equalized by Sonny Bradley.
The second legs will take place on May 16th and 17th, with the winners battling for a Premier League spot at Wembley on May 29th.
Fulham and Bournemouth secured automatic promotion to the top flight.
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