Maxi Moralez showed that his lack of height was not a hindrance on his header goal (Photo courtesy of MLS)

New York City FC midfielder Maxi Moralez was named winner of the FrontRowSoccer.com goal of the week Monday.

He was honored for the week ending Sunday, Sept. 24.

Moralez, the smallest player on the field at 5-3, scored his fifth goal this season for City in the 1-1 draw with the Houston Dynamo at Pratt & Whitney Stadium in East Hartford, Conn. Saturday.

Right back Andraz Struna, making his first NYCFC start, lofted the ball to Moralez, who headed the ball past goalkeeper Tyler Deric for a 1-0 lead.

FrontRowSoccer.com goal of the week winners

Week 1 (March 6) — Daniel Royer (New York Red Bulls)

Week 2 (March 13) — David Villa (New York City FC)

Week 3 (March 20) — Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)

Week 4 (March 27) — Vincent Bezecourt (New York Red Bulls II)

Week 5 (April 3) — New York City FC (Tommy McNamara, Ronald Matarrita, David Villa, Alexander Callens)

Week 6 (April 10) — New York Cosmos (Danny Szetela, Ryan Richter)

Week 7 (April 17) — David Villa (New York City FC)

Week 8 (April 24) — Javi Marquez (New York Cosmos)

Week 9 (May 1) — Kemar Lawrence (New York Red Bulls)

Week 10 (May 8) — David Villa (New York City FC)

Week 11 (May 15) — Tommy McNamara (New York City FC)

Week 12 (May 22) — Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)

Week 13 (May 29) – Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)

Week 14 (June 5) — Juan Guerra (New York Cosmos)

Week 15 (June 12) — None awarded

Week 16 (June 19) — Raquel Rodriguez (Sky Blue FC)

Week 17 (June 26) — Ben Sweat (New York City FC)

Week 18 (July 3) — Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)

Week 19 (July 10) — Gonzalo Veron (New York Red Bulls)

Week 20 (July 17) — Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)

Week 21 (July 24) — Kemar Lawrence (Jamaica national team, New York Red Bulls)

Week 22 (July 31) — Daniel Royer (New York Red Bulls)

Week 23 (Aug. 7) — David Villa (New York City FC)

Week 24 (Aug. 14) — Sean Davis (New York Red Bulls)

Week 25 (Aug. 21) — Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)

Week 26 (Aug. 28) – Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)

Week 27 (Sept. 4) – Sacha Kljestan (New York Red Bulls)

Week 28 (Sept. 11) — Bradley Wright-Phillips, Sacha Kljestan, Fidel Escobar (New York Red Bulls)

Week 29 (Sept. 18) — Tommy McNamara (New York City FC)

Week 30 (Sept. 25) — Maxi Moralez (New York City FC)