Tajouri-Shradi scores for 4th straight game, NYCFC wins
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scored for the fourth consecutive match and New York FC beat Atlanta United 1-0 on Wednesday night.
New York City (4-3-2) won for the second time in three games. Atlanta (2-2-5) had its five-game undefeated streak snapped.
Tajouri-Shradi scored in the 69th minute. Keaton Parks intercepted a pass near midfield and delivered it to Valentin Castellanos, who sent it past the defense for Tajouri-Shradi's calm finish.
NYCFC outshot Atlanta 18-6, including Valentin Castellanos' attempt off the post in the 84th.
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Updated June 23, 2021