NYCFC can't overcome Crew in 2020 MLS season opener in Columbus

A fourth minute Maxime Chanot red card and a 56th minute Lucas Zeralayan goal undid New York City FC in their opening game of the 25th MLS season vs. Columbus Crew SC at the MAPFRE Stadium.
Sean Johnson made his 100th MLS appearance for NYCFC and put in an excellent performance in a battling, stubborn but ultimately fruitless afternoon for the Boys in Blue in Ohio.