Captain Rhys Bennett headed United in entrance after 13 minutes, getting down low to energy dwelling a clipped Sam Murray ball into the field, however Forest levelled simply earlier than the break, after which supplied a big second-half risk.
Binnion hailed “the character of the boys to overcome the equaliser” and picked out the defence for explicit reward.
“I thought the back-four were immense,” he stated.
“[His opposite number] Warren Joyce is a unbelievable coach. The way in which he set this crew up, the momentum they’ve constructed, how arduous they work, how organised they’re, they usually’ve obtained some high quality as nicely. The quantity of stress they put us underneath tonight, we knew it was coming, however really coping with it, was arduous.