CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte FC returned to the friendly confines of Bank of America Stadium Saturday to host CF Montreal after a 1-0 victory of Inter Miami. But CF Montreal from Canada didn't let the black and blue get comfortable at home.
The two teams met Saturday for the first time this season, and Montreal walked out of uptown with two unanswered goals.
Monreal's leading scorer, Djordje Mihailovic, scored the first goal of the night 45 minutes into the match. Alistair Johnston put a period on it with the club's final goal.
Sebastian Breza stopped both shots he faced for Montreal (6-3-2). Mihailovic's goal came in the 45th minute with an assist from Romell Quioto. Johnston had his kick deflect off the far post and into the net in the 67th minute.
Charlotte (4-7-1) had a 14-11 edge in shots, but Montreal had a 4-2 advantage in shots on goal.
Kristijan Kahlina had two saves for Charlotte.
LAST 10 GAMES: Charlotte: 4-5-1, averaging 1.0 goal, 4.8 shots on goal and 5.4 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.0 goal per game.
Montreal: 5-3-2, averaging 2.0 goals, 4.9 shots on goal and 5.0 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.9 goals per game.
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