Know Your Opponent | Montreal Impact

Know Your Opponent | Montreal Impact

The boys begin a long month of June filled with road games. First up, City heads north of the U.S. border to Montreal for the second meeting of the season with the Impact. In the last match, City fell 3-1 at home in a feisty affair between the two sides back on March 16th. Here is the latest on the Montreal Impact: 
 

Key Transactions 

Since the first meeting of the year, Montreal has added two names to the roster. The Impact completed the signing of SuperDraft pick Amar Sejdic in late March but he has been on loan with Ottawa Fury FC. The other name is Montreal's latest signing, Omar Browne who joined from CA Independiente in mid-April. 

A complete List of Transactions can be viewed here.
 

Who's Hot, Who's Not?

Saphir Taïder continues his hot start to 2019 leading the way for Montreal in the goalscoring category with four goals followed by Piatti (3) and Jackson-Hamel (2). Max Urruti has upped his assist total to five to lead the club. 
 

Recent Form

Montreal is 2-3-1 in their last six heading into Saturday with their latest match being a midweek win over Salt Lake.  


Head-to-Head 

Montreal has gotten the best of City in the last five meetings. City is 0-4-1 in the last five against the Canadian side. 


Fun Fact presented by Rasmussen College

City's last win in Montreal was back in September 2016. The Lions topped the Impact 4-1 on the day with a brace coming from Kaká and a key penalty save from Joe Bendik to prevent Didier Drogba from making the match close.

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September 11, 2020: Major League Soccer has announced the 2020 regular season schedule through the end of September. From September 18-27, each MLS club will compete in three regular season matches. Additional 2020 MLS regular season matches will be announced pending further developments regarding travel protocols. Attendance at matches will be determined in accordance with applicable state and local guidelines.