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Impact change coaches as they struggle to make MLS playoffs

Aug. 21, 2019 3:26 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Impact have fired coach Remi Garde and replaced him with Wilmer Cabrera. The move Wednesday comes 27 games into the Garde's second season with the team, which is struggling to hang on to a Major League Soccer playoff spot. The Impact are coming off a 3-3 draw with FC Dallas at...

FC Dallas overcomes 3-goal deficit to tie Impact

Aug. 17, 2019 9:56 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Ryan Hollingshead scored in stoppage time and FC Dallas overcame a three-goal deficit to tie the Montreal Impact 3-3 on Saturday night. Substitute Zdenek Ondrasek and captain Reto Ziegler, from the penalty spot, also scored for FC Dallas (10-10-7). Lassi Lappalainen scored two first-half...

Akindele goal lifts Orlando City past Sporting KC 1-0

Aug. 14, 2019 9:44 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tesho Akindele scored his team-leading ninth goal in the 21st minute and Orlando City beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0 on Wednesday night. Orlando City (9-11-6) jumped into a three-way tie for seventh place with Montreal and Toronto in the Eastern Conference. Akindele scored on one-timer...

Panthers to retire goalie Roberto Luongo's number in March

Aug. 12, 2019 1:08 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Roberto Luongo regrets not having more friends and family at his last game with the Florida Panthers. If he had known he was retiring, a decision he didn't make until weeks later, he would have ensured that more of the people closest to him were there that night. They're all invited...

Rafael Nadal wins 5th Roger Cup title, beating Medvedev

Aug. 11, 2019 7:31 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Rafael Nadal won his fifth Rogers Cup title, beating Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-0 on in just 70 minutes Sunday at breezy IGA Stadium. The 33-year-old Nadal won the event for the third time in Montreal. The first came in 2005 at age 19 over Andre Agassi, and the second in 2013. Nadal won in...

Schweinsteiger's late goal lifts Fire to 3-2 win over Impact

Aug. 10, 2019 11:30 PM EDT

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Sebastian Schweinsteiger scored in the 88th minute to help the Chicago Fire beat the Montreal Impact 3-2 on Saturday night. Schweinsteiger slipped a header, off a corner kick from Djordje Mihailovic, inside the post to cap the scoring. The Fire (7-10-9) have won two games in a row...

Nadal, Medvedev advance to Rogers Cup final

Aug. 10, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal of Spain advanced to the Rogers Cup final Saturday night when Gael Monfils of France withdrew before their semifinal. Nadal will face eighth-seeded Daniil Medvedev, a 6-1, 7-6 (6) winner over sixth-seeded Karen Khachanov in the all-Russian first...

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallies to reach Rogers Cup semis

Aug. 9, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals Friday night, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2. The winner last year in Toronto for his fourth title in the event, Nadal won his 380th ATP Masters 1000 match, a day after breaking a tie with Roger Federer...

Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals

Aug. 8, 2019 10:30 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Argentina's Guido Pella 6-3, 6-4 in the wind Thursday night. "A tough day in terms of wind. But we are used to playing like this," Nadal said. "When we play on outdoor courts, that's part of the...

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener

Aug. 7, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense Wednesday, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain three times. After rain delays of six and 30 minutes, Nadal fought off two set points in the first-set tiebreaker. Play was stopped for...