Most Recent Gallery : TFC 5-2 Montreal

TFC came away from Montreal trailing 3-2 last week but those two away goals would prove vital. An early goal from Dominic Oduro (again !! – why could he never do that for us ???) put the Impact in the drivers seat – ahead 4-2 and with their own away goal – but the reds pulled it back to level the aggregate score by halftime with goals from Armando Cooper and then Jozy ALtidore on the stroke of half-time.

A goal in the second half by Ignacio Piatti levelled the match but put Montreal ahead before Nick Hagglund powered a strong header into the net in 68 mins. There was no more scoring in regulation time so with the aggregate at 5-5 and both teams having scored 2 away goals it was extra-time.

I had predicted before the match that if it went this far, the “veteran” legs of the Impact would give way and they did in spectacular fashion. In the 98th minute, Benoit Cheyrou, fresh on the pitch got on the end of a Beitashour cross to make it 6-5 then barely 2 minutes later Tossaint Ricketts sent the 36000 crowd into raptures with the 5th TFC goal of the night to make the aggregate score 7-5 and send TFC to the MLS Cup Final back here at BMO Field on the 10th …..

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