Fulham were victorious away to Millwall in the Championship on Tuesday. Despite a 2-0 lead by the second half the match was far from over, and the second half saw Millwall mounting a worthy challenge to Fulham’s lead but Fulham were able to hang on till the end and win the match 2-1.
The visiting team Fulham started best and were already 0-1 up early in the game. After only 3 minutes Aleksandar Mitrovic netted, with an assist from Fabio Carvalho.
The team increased the lead to 0-2 early in the match when Fabio Carvalho made his mark as he scored, with an assist by Neeskens Kebano, in the 8th minute.
The goal that reduced the score to 1-2 came in the final minutes, when Benik Afobe scored a goal for Millwall, with an assist by Matt Smith. But Millwall ran out of steam. This brought the final score to 1-2.
The result means the fourth game in a row without a win for Millwall.
Millwall have three points after four games, while Fulham have seven points from three games.
Both teams play again on Saturday, as Millwall host Cardiff at Cardiff City Stadium and Fulham host Hull.