Despite putting two balls into its own net, NYCF extended its unbeaten streak to 10 matches, the best in club history, as they handed out a 5-2 drubbing over FC Cincinnati on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx.
Leading the way for NYCFC was Heber who scored his first brace in MLS and Maxi Moralez who had a goal and three assists. Rounding out the scoring for the home team were Ismael Tajouri-Shradi and Alexandru Mitrita.
The win brings NYCFC to 5-1-8 on the season. Their 23 points puts them in sixth place in the Eastern Conference only one point behind the New York Red Bulls.