NYCFC set franchise record for goals in blowout of D.C. United

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Thiago Andrade scored 36 seconds into the game, Valentín Castellanos added 2 goals and New York City FC acceptable a franchise grounds for goals successful its 6-0 triumph implicit D.C. United connected Saturday nighttime astatine Yankee Stadium.

Malte Amundsen ran onto a done shot by Santiago Rodríguez and rolled a one-touch transverse betwixt the legs of defender Steven Birnbaum to Thiago, who flicked it with the extracurricular of his ft into the nett to springiness New York City a 1-0 lead.

Castellanos scored goals astir 4 minutes isolated to marque it 3-0 successful the 11th minute. The 23-year-old has a career-high 15 goals this play — tied for 4th astir successful MLS.

Bill Hamid had 9 saves for D.C. United (12-14-5), which has conscionable 1 win, and 7 losses, successful its past 12 roadworthy games.

New York City are unbeaten astatine location successful 8 games all-time against D.C. United, including 3 consecutive wins.

Maximiliano Moralez scored conscionable earlier halftime, Alexander Callens headed location his archetypal extremity of the play successful the 51st infinitesimal and Jesús Medina rolled a one-touch changeable from the borderline of the country into the nett to marque it 6-0 successful the 74th.

NYCFC (12-11-8) had 65.9 percent possession and finished with 21 shots, 15 connected target.