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With Silviu Petrescu named best MLS referee in 2012, the Impacts first game might be mistake-free. More news on suspensions, injuries and how to watch/listen to the game.
Silviu Petrescu will referee the game, the first game for both the Montreal and the Seattle Sounders. Whether his body of work will please Marco Schällibaum or not is another story. We will know depending on Schällibaum shade of red on your HDTV. Petrescu has handed in 58 MLS games 3.6 Yellow Cards/game, 8 Red in Total and 7 Penalties in total.
Montreal Impact: None
No recent injuries have been declared.
Where, How to Watch the Game
Watch the game on
with Frederic Lord and Olivier Brett
via TVA Sports
Listen to the game on
with Rick Moffat and Grant Needham
with Philippe Germain and Vincent Destouches
Via the Montreal Impact website
The Impact and its administrative staff will be hosting two viewing parties on Saturday night, at Champs Bar (3956 St-Laurent Blvd. Montreal) and at the Cage aux Sports - Place Versailles (7275 Sherbrooke E, Montreal).
A few of the players from the first team as well as members of the 127 Montreal supporters group will be on hand at Champs, while the Cage aux Sports will be offering a free drink to those in attendance for the game, along with hosting some of the club's Academy players, on site to watch the game with fans.