NEW YORK (AP) — Jesús Medina, Maximiliano Moralez and Tony Rocha scored in a 20-minute span and New York City FC beat the Montreal Impact 3-1 on Saturday night.
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On the counterattack, Morales tapped it to Anton Tinnerholm on the right side of the area, who played a one-touch pass back to Morales for a rising first-timer in the 83rd minute and Rocha scored his first career MLS goal in the 86th to make it 3-0.
Romell Quioto scored in the 89th for Montreal (7-11-2), which has lost three of its last four games.
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