2019-03-30-SKC-MTL

Sporting Kansas City vs. Montreal Impact | 2019 MLS Match Preview

2019 MLS Regular Season - Week 5
Sporting Kansas City vs. Montreal Impact
Children’s Mercy Park - Kansas City
March 30 - 3:00 PM ET

TV: TVAS, TSN5, CTV
STREAMING: MLS LIVE on ESPN+ (USA)

The Montreal Impact are looking for their third road win of the season, which would match their 2018 total, when they head to Children’s Mercy Park to take on Sporting Kansas City Saturday afternoon.

Idle in Week 4, SKC (1-1-1) are coming off a 1-1 draw against the Colorado Rapids thanks to a late Johnny Russell equalizer, while the Impact rode an Ignacio Piatti brace to a 3-1 Week 3 win at Orlando.

The teams played to a 1-1 draw in the last meeting at Children’s Mercy Park with Matteo Mancosu leveling late for the Impact.

Sporting Kansas City

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Erik Hurtado (F) - right knee surgery
    • OUT: Jimmy Medranda (M) - knee injury
    • OUT: Daniel Salloi (F) - ankle injury
    • QUESTIONABLE: Gerso Fernandes (F) - calf injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

Montreal Impact

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Ignacio Piatti (M) - knee injury
    • OUT: Ken Krolicki (M) - elbow injury
  • Suspended: Zakaria Diallo (D)
  • Suspended after next caution: None
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup at Sporting Kansas City

  • Sporting Kansas City 3 wins, 10 goals
  • Impact 2 wins, 6 goals
  • 1 draw

Officials

  • Referee: Nima Saghafi
  • Assistant Referees: Matthew Nelson, Jeremy Kieso
  • 4th Official: Mark Allatin
  • VAR: Christina Uklel

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