New York City FC has lost two of its 18 all-time meetings with the CF Montreal Impact (W11 D5, including playoffs). New York City FC has won four of the last five meetings (L1), including knocking CF Montreal Impact out of last season’s playoffs with a 3-1 road win the Conference Semifinals.
New York City FC has won one of its last 17 regular-season matches (D8 L8) dating back to late April, including losing the last three in a row. New York City FC has lost four straight regular-season matches only twice before, doing so in March-July 2020 including MLS is Back and April-May 2015 in its inaugural season.
CF Montreal Impact has won three straight regular-season matches following a three-match losing streak in league play. Since the beginning of August 2022, CF Montreal Impact has recorded four winning streaks of at least three games as well as three losing streaks of at least three games in regular season play.
New York City FC failed to score for the 11th time in all competitions this season in its 3-0 defeat to FC Cincinnati on Saturday. Before this year, New York City FC had never been shut out more than nine times in all competitions in a s ingle year.
The CF Montreal Impact held the New England Revolution to two shots and none on target in its 1-0 win on Saturday, the second time this season that the CF Montreal Impact has held an opponent to two or fewer shots and one on target (vs. Toronto FC in May), something they did only once in their first 11 MLS seasons (2022 vs New York City FC).