Maximiliano Moralez and Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scored in New York City FC’s 2-0 victory over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night.

Sean Johnson had his fifth shutout of the season to tie for the MLS lead.

Moralez scored in the sixth minute, pouncing on a rebound from goalkeeper Evan Bush for his first goal of the season. Ismael Tajouri-Shradi connected in the 49th, finding the top left corner for his fourth goal of the season.

Montreal Impact's Saphir Taider reacts after missing a shot on goal against New York City FC  during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact’s Saphir Taider reacts after missing a shot on goal against New York City FC during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

New York City improved to 3-1-6, and Montreal dropped to 5-4-2.

Montreal Impact's Saphir Taider, right, pushes off New York City FC's Maximiliano Moralez during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact’s Saphir Taider, right, pushes off New York City FC’s Maximiliano Moralez during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact's Harry Novillo, right, challenges New York City FC's Maxime Chanot during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact’s Harry Novillo, right, challenges New York City FC’s Maxime Chanot during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact's Harry Novillo, left, challenges New York City FC's Alexander Callens during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)
Montreal Impact’s Harry Novillo, left, challenges New York City FC’s Alexander Callens during first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, May 4, 2019. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

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