Captain Sonny Bradley’s equaliser arrange a winner-takes-all showdown on Monday as he earned Luton a 1-1 draw with Huddersfield within the Championship play-off semi-final first leg.
Having began the higher on dwelling soil, the Hatters had been dealt a Twelfth-minute blow when Daniel Sinani’s good end beat Matt Ingram at his close to put up.
However in a recreation with two sides so potent from set-pieces it was no shock when Luton levelled from a free-kick, curled into the realm by Harry Cornick and dispatched emphatically from shut vary by the skipper.
Each side may have had first-half penalties and Rob Jones’ determination to miss a transparent journey on Cameron Jerome simply earlier than the break highlighted their enchancment since their equaliser.
After half-time they did not retain that momentum as Huddersfield started to wrestle again management. The Terriers continued to look the stronger all through the half however couldn’t discover a method to hassle Ingram, establishing an all-or-nothing second leg in Monday evening’s return fixture in West Yorkshire, reside on Sky Sports activities.
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These two sides meet once more on the John Smith’s Stadium on Monday evening, reside on Sky Sports activities Soccer from 7pm; kick-off 7.45pm. The winner will go on to fulfill one in every of Sheffield United or Nottingham Forest at Wembley within the play-off last on Could 29.