Birmingham dodges a bullet in win over Forest GR 2-1

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.

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