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FA Cup round-up: Swansea hammer Nottingham Forest while Millwall slump to a disappointing defeat against Bristol City and Barnsley enjoy a rare victory over Norwich City Swansea beat Nottingham Forest 5-1 with goals for Matt Grimes and Liam Cullen Bristol City beat Millwall 3-0 with Nakhi Wells notching up a goal and an assist Barnsley edged a tight 1-0 win over Norwich City thanks to Callum Styles' goal

By Faaez Samadi For Mailonline

Published: 17:12 GMT, 23 January 2021 | Updated: 17:12 GMT, 23 January 2021

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Swansea emphatically propelled themselves into the fifth round of the FA Cup after thumping a listless Nottingham Forest 5-1, with braces for both Liam Cullen and Matt Grimes. 

The Swans were on the attack from the first whistle and scored in the seventh minute thanks to a left-volley from 21-year-old Cullen, who was making only his ninth appearance for the Swans and had not yet scored. 

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Forest were left reeling when just before the half-hour mark Matt Grimes unleashed a rocket from just outside the box into the top right corner, doubling Swansea's lead. 

Swansea City's Liam Cullen cracks a left-foot volley into the net to give his side a 1-0 lead

Swansea City's Liam Cullen cracks a left-foot volley into the net to give his side a 1-0 lead

The Swans celebrate Matt Grimes' (centre) 20-yard pile-driver that flew into the top corner

The Swans celebrate Matt Grimes' (centre) 20-yard pile-driver that flew into the top corner

The visitors pulled one back after half-time, Anthony Knockaert slotting home, but Grimes then converted a penalty won by Ryan Manning. 

Cullen got his second goal

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