Callens, Johnson lead NYCFC to 1-0 win over Minnesota United

Alexander Callens scored in the 29th minute and Sean Johnson made it stand up to lead New York City FC to a 1-0 victory over Minnesota United.

Santiago Rodríguez picked up an assist on Callens’ goal for NYCFC (8-3-2).

Johnson turned away all five shots he faced to notch a clean sheet. NYCFC moved into the top spot in the Eastern Conference, one point in front of Philadelphia.