Detroit City FC vs. Michigan Bucks

MAY 9 | 7:30 p.m. ET | Keyworth Stadium; Hamtramck, Mich.

Detroit City FC (NPSL) 1, Michigan Bucks (PDL) 1 (5-4 PKs)
In front of a great home crown, Detroit City FC survived a late push from Michigan Bucks and came out victorious in the penalty shootout, 5-4, following a 1-1 draw after 120 minutes of play. Detroit took the lead in the 57th minute through Shawn Lawson, but Alfonso Pineirho Neto found the equalizer for the Bucks late in the game before the end of regulation. Neither team found the back of the net in extra time, thus sending the game to penalties where a comeback performance Detroit booked its place in the Second Round. Next, Detroit takes on last year’s semifinalists FC Cincinnati (USL) on May 16 at Gettler Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio.