RECAP: Quakes take the first game of the 2017 season 1-0 vs. Montreal

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes defeated the Montreal Impact 1-0 Saturday night in the first game of the 2017 MLS regular season. Anibal Godoy scored in the 17th minute with a chip goal to secure the victory.

 

Five Earthquakes made their MLS debuts during the victory: Danny Hoesen, Jahmir Hyka, Florian Jungwirth, Nick Lima and Marco Ureña.

 

The Quakes return to action next Saturday, March 11 against Vancouver Whitecaps FC with kickoff scheduled for 6:45 p.m. PT. The match will be broadcast live on CSN California, KNBR 1050 and 1370 KZSF.

 

MLS Regular Season

San Jose Earthquakes 1 – 0 Montreal Impact

March. 4, 2017 – Avaya Stadium in San Jose, CA

Attendance: 18,000

 

Scoring Summary: SJ – Anibal Godoy (Chris Wondolowski) 17.

 

Misconduct Summary:  MTL – Chris Duvall (caution) 14; SJ – Fatai Alashe (caution) 35; MTL – Hassoun Camara (caution) 45+1 (second caution) 66; MTL – Matteo Mancosu (caution) 83; SJ – Shea Salinas (caution) 90+2.

 

 

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES: David Bingham; Shaun Francis, Victor Bernardez, Florian Jungwirth, Nick Lima; Tommy Thompson (Shea Salinas 69), Anibal Godoy, Fatai Alashe, Simon Dawkins (Jahmir Hyka 70); Marco Ureña (Danny Hoesen 79), Chris Wondolowski.

 

SHOTS: 17, SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; SAVES: 0; FOULS: 12; CORNER KICKS: 7; OFFSIDES: 3.

 

 

MONTREAL IMPACT: Evan Bush; Ambroise Oyongo, Hassoun Camara, Chris Duvall, Laurent Ciman; Ignacio Piatti, Marco Donadel, Hernan Bernadello (Nick DePuy 83), Patrice Bernier (Daniel Lovitz 74); Dominic Oduro (Ballou Jean-Yves Tabla 63), Matteo Manccosu.

 

SHOTS: 5; SHOTS ON GOAL: 0; SAVES: 3; FOULS: 17; CORNER KICKS: 5; OFFSIDES: 4.

 

 

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