Pins and needles were part of the price of admission as Birmingham nipped Forest GR 2-1 in a FA Cup men’s soccer matchup.
Forest GR started on steady ground by forging a 1-0 lead over Birmingham at the end of the first half.
Forest GR’s heartbreak could be traced to a disappointing second half, when it was outscored 2-0 by Birmingham.
The players with the top goal for Birmingham were Lukas Jutkiewicz and Kevin Long with 1 goal each. Every goal in the FA Cup is vital, and Birmingham reaped the rewards.
Forest GR suffered a 2-1 knockout to Birmingham, but Ben Stevenson made it interesting with 1 goal on Jan. 17 at The Fully Charged New Lawn. Now it’s time to regroup.