Qualified for the group phase.
The Montreal Impact has tied the second leg of their series with the Real Esteri FC yesterday. A 0-0 tie game in Honduras that allowed the Impact to win the aggregate score by 1-0.
The team is now qualified for the group phase of the CONCACAF champions league. Montreal will be a part of Group C along with clubs from Mexico, the Honduras and Trinidad & Tobago. The first mactch of this group phase for Montreal will be played at the Saputo stadium on September 17th. Each teams will play each other twice during this group phase.
The organization is delighted to be a part of this first edition of the CONCACAF champions league. The fans are also excited to see their club qualified for such an important tournament. This is without a doubt a highlight in the club's history.
The Saputo stadium will be filled to capacity on September 17th and the fans support will be an important part for the opening match of the group phase. A victory in this opening match will open the possibilities of going further into the competition.
(Picture: Felix Brillant and Pato Aguilera.)