Swindon beat Sheffield United 7-6 on aggregate to reach League One play-off final [Tweets]

swindon 5-5 sheffield united, may 2015

While Arsenal and Swansea fans were getting a bit worked up about what was a rather dull game at the Emirates Stadium, there were fireworks going off at the County Ground.

Swindon progressed to the League One play-off after a truly astonishing game of football against Sheffield United, playing out a 5-5 draw!

The highest scoring play-off in that division’s history, it allowed Swindon to go through 7-6 on aggregate. They will face Preston North End in the final.

The home side raced into a 3-0 lead before United pulled two goals back to make it 5-3 on aggregate. Swindon continued to score but United matched their efforts.

The visitors scored two goals in the final two minutes of normal time to set up a nervy seven minutes of stoppage time with neutrals willing for the goal that would take the epic encounter into extra-time. Check out all the reaction to a brilliant game of football below.

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