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Vancouver Whitecaps and Montreal Impact spectators can't wait for Major League Soccer clash at BC Place Stadium

After five games we know a little more about the qualities of Vancouver Whitecaps and Montreal Impact in this fresh Major League Soccer season. Read our match preview!

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Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

2-2-5 (wins/draws/losses). These are the numbers for Montreal Impact when playing away games on artifical turf, which is not the surface they have on their own home stadium (which has grass). Their goal statistics from those nine matches are 11-17 (scored/conceded).

Everyone involved with the away team has to get their travel gear ready for this match as there's a whopping 4500 kilometers to cover before arriving at the match.

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Vancouver Whitecaps form and stats

Overall Major League Soccer stats at home this season for Vancouver Whitecaps are 0-0-1 (wins-draw-losses). Vancouver has three losses from their three previous games and the tension is increasing in the dressing room for both the manager M. Dos Santos and the players. Vancouver are very eager to stop a potential losing streak at BC Place Stadium, having lost their two previous games here.

Vancouver Whitecaps are anxiously hoping for a goal as it's been 379 minutes since the last one in league fixtures. (Scored by C. Dajome).

The fans are hoping that Vancouver Whitecaps will strike back in this match, putting things right after the 0-2 away loss in the Major League Soccer game against Montreal Impact. Prior to that, an away loss at Toronto.

Some supporters pointed their nail-bitten fingers at Lucas Cavallini for missing a penalty kick versus Montreal Impact in the 51st minute. It's possible that a goal in that situation would have changed the outcome.

Vancouver Whitecaps has scored 1 goal so far and conceded 3 goals from 1 home game. These are numbers from the league only.

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Montreal Impact form and stats

Montreal Impact are still undefeated on their travels in the Major League Soccer. They have only played two games though, winning one and drawing the other.

It's the second away game in a row for Montreal Impact, but there's smiles all around after the 1-0 victory versus Toronto in the Major League Soccer last time out. The game before that, was lost at home, a 0-1 defeat against Toronto.

Montreal Impact goalie Clement Diop was high and low in the Toronto game, contributing six saves towards the victory.

Montreal Impact have the goal stats of 3-2 (for/against) from 2 business trips in the league at this early stage of the season.

Head 2 Head

Vancouver and Montreal Impact have met before this season: Montreal Impact - Vancouver Whitecaps 2-0. Numbers for the last ten meetings between these two teams are: four wins for Vancouver, one draw and five wins for Montreal Impact. Over 2,5 goals: six times; under 2,5 goals: four games.

Top Goalscorers

Montreal ImpactS. Taïder
S. Taïder
3 goals
Montreal ImpactR. Quioto Robinson
R. Quioto Robinson
3 goals
Montreal ImpactM. Urruti
M. Urruti
3 goals

Vancouver Whitecaps missing players

Montreal Impact missing players

Competition: USA Major League Soccer
Competition: Thu 17.September
Match begins: 01:30 (UTC)
Venue: BC Place Stadium (54500 seats)
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Sporting KC 6 3 2 1 13 9 3 1 1 1 7 6 3 2 1 0 6 3 4 17
2 Seattle Sounders 5 3 2 0 11 5 3 2 1 0 6 3 2 1 1 0 5 2 6 15
3 Los Angeles FC 5 2 1 2 10 9 4 2 1 1 9 6 1 0 0 1 1 3 1 12
4 Real Salt Lake 5 1 4 0 11 8 2 0 2 0 3 3 3 1 2 0 8 5 3 11
5 LA Galaxy 5 3 1 1 9 6 2 1 0 1 3 3 3 2 1 0 6 3 3 11
6 Minnesota United 5 2 0 3 10 11 1 0 0 1 1 2 4 2 0 2 9 9 -1 11
7 Portland Timbers 5 1 1 3 8 13 5 1 1 3 8 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 -5 11
8 Dallas 7 2 4 1 8 5 5 2 2 1 7 4 2 0 2 0 1 1 3 10
9 Houston Dynamo 5 2 2 1 9 7 3 1 2 0 4 1 2 1 0 1 5 6 2 10
10 Colorado Rapids 4 2 1 1 6 7 3 1 1 1 4 6 1 1 0 0 2 1 -1 8
11 SJ Earthquakes 4 0 1 3 7 15 2 0 1 1 4 7 2 0 0 2 3 8 -8 8
12 Vancouver Whitecaps 5 1 0 4 2 9 1 0 0 1 1 3 4 1 0 3 1 6 -7 6

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Sporting KC 6 3 2 1 13 9 3 1 1 1 7 6 3 2 1 0 6 3 4 17
2 Seattle Sounders 5 3 2 0 11 5 3 2 1 0 6 3 2 1 1 0 5 2 6 15
3 Los Angeles FC 5 2 1 2 10 9 4 2 1 1 9 6 1 0 0 1 1 3 1 12
4 Real Salt Lake 5 1 4 0 11 8 2 0 2 0 3 3 3 1 2 0 8 5 3 11
5 LA Galaxy 5 3 1 1 9 6 2 1 0 1 3 3 3 2 1 0 6 3 3 11
6 Minnesota United 5 2 0 3 10 11 1 0 0 1 1 2 4 2 0 2 9 9 -1 11
7 Portland Timbers 5 1 1 3 8 13 5 1 1 3 8 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 -5 11
8 Dallas 7 2 4 1 8 5 5 2 2 1 7 4 2 0 2 0 1 1 3 10
9 Houston Dynamo 5 2 2 1 9 7 3 1 2 0 4 1 2 1 0 1 5 6 2 10
10 Colorado Rapids 4 2 1 1 6 7 3 1 1 1 4 6 1 1 0 0 2 1 -1 8
11 SJ Earthquakes 4 0 1 3 7 15 2 0 1 1 4 7 2 0 0 2 3 8 -8 8
12 Vancouver Whitecaps 5 1 0 4 2 9 1 0 0 1 1 3 4 1 0 3 1 6 -7 6

Vancouver Whitecaps Montreal Impact
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
9 2 0 Played P 0 3 9
2 0 0 Won W 0 1 4
1 0 0 Drew D 0 1 1
6 2 0 Lost L 0 1 4
7 4 0 Scored S 0 3 11
16 7 0 Conceded C 0 3 10
89% 100% 0% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 100% 100%
67% 100% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 33% 44%
44% 100% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 33% 33%
22% 100% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 33% 22%
11% 50% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 11%
22% 100% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 33% 33%
33% 0% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 33% 33%
56% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 33% 33%
 
2.9 3.5 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 5.3 5.3
8.9 12.5 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 7.3 5
1.2 1 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0 1.7 1.4
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
66 16 0 Total Shots T S 0 23 76
25 7 0 Shots on Target S O 0 6 24
28% 57% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 50% 46%
Key stats in Major League Soccer this season:
  • All of Vancouver Whitecaps's home-matches have had more than 3,5 goals.
  • Montreal Impact haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Vancouver Whitecaps has the fewest points from losing position (0)
  • Vancouver Whitecaps has the fewest scored goals (2)
  • Vancouver Whitecaps has the fewest scored goals in the second half (4)
  • Vancouver Whitecaps has the most matches under the total-line (6)
  • Vancouver Whitecaps have conceded at least twice as many corners as they have won.
  • Vancouver Whitecaps have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Vancouver Whitecaps have lost all their home matches so far.
  • Vancouver Whitecaps have won significantly more corners at home than away.

Bookie Vancouver Whitecaps Draw Montreal Impact

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