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May 9, 2012 8:00 PM EDT
BMO Field — Toronto, Ontario
Referee:‬ D. Gantar‎
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Canadian Championship Preview: Toronto FC - Montreal Impact

The two sides battled to a scoreless draw in the first leg, leading to a potentially scrappy final 90 minutes of soccer.

By Nick Sabetti

Reggie Lambe, Lamar Neagle - Montreal Impact vs. Toronto FC
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  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Toronto FC (4-3-3): Kocic; Morgan, Henry, Cann, Eckersley; De Guzman, Avila, Dunfield; Plata, Johnson, Lambe.

INJURY REPORT
OUT: M Torsten Frings (R shoulder), F Danny Koevermans (groin), F Nicholas Lindsay (L knee), G Stefan Frei (L ankle), D Dicoy Williams (R knee).

QUESTIONABLE: F Nick Soolsma (R hamstring)


Montreal Impact (4-4-2): Ricketts; Wahl, Ferrari, Thomas, Brovsky; Arnaud, Warner, Bernier, Ubiparipovic; Nyassi, Corradi.

INJURY REPORT
OUT: Zarek Valentin (R Hamstring)


  DID YOU KNOW?
  • Toronto (0-8-0) have the worst defensive record in MLS with 18 goals conceded in 8 games. The Impact have conceded 15 in 10 games.
  • With a 2-0 loss at home to D.C. United last Saturday, TFC has now beaten the Kansas City Wizard 1999 season record of being pointless after seven MLS games.
  • Toronto has dominated the seven Canadian Championship meetings between these two teams, winning five and drawing two while outscoring the Impact 12-2.
  • The Impact (3-5-2) earned their second win in a row in MLS against Sporting Kansas City by a score of 2-0 on Saturday. The Impact have not conceded a goal in over 288 minutes.
  • Toronto has only led once in its eight MLS games this season. The Impact have led in six games of their first ten.
  • In the first leg between these two teams on May 2 at the Olympic Stadium in Montreal, the game finished 0-0. Toronto will need to win in the second leg in order to advance, while the Impact will need a win or a draw with goals.
  • This will be the first time the Impact play at BMO field in Toronto as an MLS team.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Oct 26, 2013 Toronto FC 1 - Montreal Impact 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jul 3, 2013 Toronto FC 3 - Montreal Impact 3
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Nutrilite Canadian Championship ‎(NCC)‎ May 1, 2013 Montreal Impact 6 - Toronto FC 0
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Nutrilite Canadian Championship ‎(NCC)‎ Apr 24, 2013 Toronto FC 2 - Montreal Impact 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 16, 2013 Montreal Impact 2 - Toronto FC 1
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Available Squads
-Milos KocicGoalkeeper
-Adrian CannDefender
5Ashtone MorganDefender
15Doneil HenryDefender
2Richard EckersleyDefender
15Eric AvilaMidfielder
-Julian De GuzmanDefender
19Reginald LambeStriker
22Torsten FringsMidfielder
8Joao PlataStriker
-Ryan JohnsonDefender
40Quillan RobertsGoalkeeper
25Jeremy HallMidfielder
-M. AcevalDefender
-J. BurgosMidfielder
12Luis SilvaMidfielder
-Terry DunfieldMidfielder
-Nick SoolsmaStriker
1Donovan RickettsGoalkeeper
5Jeb BrovskyMidfielder
13Matteo FerrariDefender
-Shavar ThomasDefender
2Tyson WahlDefender
18Collen WarnerMidfielder
8Davy ArnaudMidfielder
8Patrice BernierMidfielder
11Sanna NyassiMidfielder
-Sinisa UbiparipovicStriker
-Bernardo CorradiStriker
-Greg SuttonGoalkeeper
6Hassoun CamaraDefender
2Nelson RivasDefender
7Felipe MartinsMidfielder
21Justin MappMidfielder
27Lamar NeagleMidfielder
17Justin BraunStriker
Results
1st Leg
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