2012 Football League Championship play-off Final
|Event||2011–12 Football League Championship|
|Date||19 May 2012|
|Venue||Wembley Stadium, London|
|Man of the Match||James Tomkins (West Ham)|
The 2012 Football League Championship play-off Final was a football match contested between West Ham United and Blackpool on 19 May 2012 at Wembley Stadium to decide the third team to be promoted from the Championship to the Premier League for the 2012–13 season. Under Championship play-off rules, the final is contested by the two teams which secured an aggregate victory over two-legged semi-finals.
Route to the final
The two-legged semi-finals will determine the competitors in the final.
3 May 2012
|Cardiff City||0–2||West Ham United|
|Report||Collison 9', 41'|
4 May 2012
|Davies 45' (o.g.)||Report|
7 May 2012
|West Ham United||3–0||Cardiff City|
| Nolan 15'
Vaz Tê 40'
West Ham United won 5–0 on aggregate.
9 May 2012
| Žigić 64'
|Report|| Dobbie 45'|
M. Phillips 48'
Blackpool won 3–2 on aggregate.
19 May 2012
|Blackpool||1–2||West Ham United|
|Ince 48'||Report|| Cole 35'|
Vaz Tê 87'
West Ham United
Man of the Match:
|Shots on target||7||4|
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