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FC Cincinnati defeats New York Red Bulls, advances in MLS is Back tournament

Team moves to 'knockout stage'
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Posted at 10:17 PM, Jul 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-22 23:39:23-04

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — FC Cincinnati defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-0 in an MLS is Back tournament match Wednesday night.

FC Cincinnati took a 1-0 lead with a goal by Yuya Kubo in the 43rd minute, and Haris Medunjanin scored a goal off a corner kick in the 57th minute.

With the win, FC Cincinnati finishes second in Group E and advances to the "knockout stage" of the tournament.

Cincinnati will play the winner of Group F, either Los Angeles FC or the Portland Timbers after their match at 10:30 p.m. on July 28 in the round of 16.