Fulham had a 2-0 lead at half-time away against Millwall in Tuesday’s match the Championship. In the third period Millwall edged closer but in the end Fulham was able to see the game off and win 2-1.
The visitors Fulham started the match at pace and took the lead straight away at the start of the game. After only 3 minutes Aleksandar Mitrovic scored from a pass from Fabio Carvalho.
The team increased the lead to 0-2 early in the match when Fabio Carvalho made his mark as he netted, with an assist by Neeskens Kebano, in the 8th minute.
The goal that reduced the score to 1-2 came, when Benik Afobe scored a goal for Millwall, with an assist by Matt Smith. But Millwall ran out of steam. The 1-2 goal was the last goal of the game.
The result means the fourth game in a row without a win for Millwall.
Both teams play again on Saturday with Millwall hosting Cardiff at Cardiff City Stadium, and Fulham host Hull.