Maximiliano Moralez came through just when his team needed him, scoring the lone goal in NYCFC's win against the New York Red Bulls in the New York Derby.
NEW YORK — Maximiliano Moralez got the breakthrough goal in the 85th minute and New York City FC beat the New York Red Bulls 1-0 on Sunday.
The Red Bulls' Aaron Long mismanaged Tyler Adams's back pass and NYCFC's Jonathan Lewis pounced on the loose ball. Lewis then sent over a cross that found its way through Long's legs to Moralez, who put it into the net with a straightforward finish.
Sean Johnson had four saves to record his sixth clean sheet of the season for City (10-4-4).
The Red Bulls (10-5-2) had their three-game winning streak snapped.