SEATTLE. Montreal Impact manages to find the solution against Seattle Sounders to win 2-1. M. Toye was the key to score 2 goals. It was Seattle Sounders to strike first with an early goal of J. Morris at the 3′. Then it was a goal in the 18′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Toye gave the win to Montreal Impact in the 62′ minute with a goal scoring a double.
The match was played at the CenturyLink Field stadium in Seattle on Wednesday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. In the presence of 32,375 spectators. The referee was Joe Dickerson who was helped by Frank Anderson and Jeffrey Greeson. The 4th official was Jon Freemon. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 17.5 degrees Celsius or 63.41 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 70%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Seattle Sounders was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Montreal Impact that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.
Seattle Sounders was more aggressive with 42 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 6 were on target. Still, Montreal Impact was able to find the solution to win this match.
Seattle Sounders shot 12 times, 6 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, Montreal Impact shot 13 times, 5 on target, 8 off target.
Seattle Sounders received 2 yellow cards (K. Rowe and J. Ragen). On the opposite side, Montreal Impact received 2 yellow cards (V. Wanyama and ).
After playing this match, Seattle Sounders will stay with 23 points like Cincinnati to move up in the 14th place. On the other side, Montreal Impact will have 26 points like New York RB, Dallas and Nashville SC to stay in the 7th place.
L. Alves Chu Franco
Montreal Impact will play away with LA Galaxy on the 5th of July with a 4-1 head to head record in favor of LA Galaxy (3 draws).
Seattle Sounders: Formation and Lineups
Seattle Sounders started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Brian Schmetzer chose to play with the following team: Stefan Frei , Alex Roldán , Yeimar Gómez Andrade , Jackson Ragen , Nouhou Tolo , Kelyn Rowe , Albert Rusnák , Cristian Roldán , Nicolás Lodeiro , Jordan Morris and Fredy Montero .
Seattle Sounders made 2 changes: F. Montero for L. Alves Chu Franco (66′) and K. Rowe for J. Medranda (75′).
Top player: Jordan Morris
The player who no doubt impressed Seattle Sounders the most was Jordan Morris.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 26 passes (80% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 8.
Montreal Impact: Formation and Lineups
Montreal Impact started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
On the other side, Wilfried Nancy played with: Sebastian Breza , Alistair Johnston , Rudy Camacho , Joel Waterman , Mathieu Choinière , Ismael Koné , Victor Wanyama , Lassi Lappalainen , Matko Miljevic , Kei Kamara and Mason Toye .
Montreal Impact made 5 changes: L. Lappalainen for Z. Brault-Guillard (63′), M. Toye for R. Quioto (63′), M. Miljevic for S. Piette (71′), I. Kone for R. Thorkelsson (76′) and K. Kamara for J. Torres (76′).
Top player: Mason Toye
Probably the most impressive player in Montreal Impact was Mason Toye.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 17 passes (76% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 1 duel out of 2.
Results of the day
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