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.
West Ham United won 5–0 on aggregate.
Blackpool won 3–2 on aggregate.
Man of the Match:
James Tomkins (West Ham United)
Reserve Assistant Referee:
- 90 minutes.
- 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
- Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
- Five named substitutes.
- Maximum of three substitutions.
|Shots on target
Source: BBC Sport
A panorama of Wembley before the final