Montreal Impact defeat Chicago Fire 2-1 in MLS preseason action

Goals from Ignacio Piatti and Matteo Mancosu paced the Montreal Impact to a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Wednesday evening at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, with Dax McCarty netting a second-half consolation for the Fire via a set-piece header.

Scoring Summary:
MTL – Ignacio Piatti (Saphir Taider) 34’
MTL – Matteo Mancosu (unassisted) 42’
CHI – Dax McCarty (Diego Campos) 55’

Misconduct Summary:
CHI – Grant Lillard (caution) 41’
MTL – Ken Krolicki (caution) 54’
MTL – Daniel Lovitz (caution) 70’
CHI – Christian Dean (caution) 87’
CHI – Omar Castro (caution) 89’

Lineups

Chicago: Richard Sanchez (Stefan Cleveland 60’); Rafael Ramos (*Omar Castro 60’), Johan Kappelhof (Christian Dean 60’), Grant Lillard (Jonathan Campbell 60’), Brandon Vincent (Jorge Corrales 60’); Mo Adams, Dax McCarty © (*Maxi Moreira 60’); Brandt Bronico, ^Diego Campos, Jon Bakero (*Albert Ruiz 60’); Nemanja Nikolic (^Elliot Collier 60’)

^Unsigned SuperDraft Pick
*Trialist

Montreal: Evan Bush (Clément Diop 46’); Jukka Raitala (Daniel Lovitz 46’), Zakaria Diallo, Víctor Cabrera (Thomas Meilleur-Giguère 46’), Michael Petrasso (Chris Duvall 46’); Ignacio Piatti (David Choinière 46’), Saphir Taïder (Ken Krolicki^ 46’), Samuel Piette (Marco Donadel 46’), Shamit Shome (Clément Bahiya* 46’), Raheem Edwards (Michael Salazar 46’); Matteo Mancosu (Anthony Jackson-Hamel 46’)

*Impact Academy player
^Player on trial