In the middle of a heated race for a playoff spot, the Montreal Impact will face the San Jose Earthquakes and Guatemalan club, C.D. Heredia, in CONCACAF Champions League action. Starting in August, Group #5 will open at home against the San Jose Earthquakes. By the end of the month, the difficult trip to Guatemala comes up on August 21st.
During September, the Impact goes back to San Jose on the 17th and host C.D Heredia on the 25th.
The Montreal Impact can expect to add around 18,000+ kms to its travel mileage.The club will also a more condensed schedule during the months of August and September.All CCL games will fall between MLS games for les Bleus. The club's team depth will definitely get tested late this summer and early this fall.