Veteran Italian striker Marco Di Vaio scores twice for Montreal Impact, but they can only draw 2-2 with New England Revolution in their MLS clash.
's brace wasn't enough to stop Marco Di Vaio earning a 2-2 draw against the New England Revolution . Montreal Impact
The veteran Italian forward gave the hosts a perfect start on 12 minutes as he latched onto
's diagonal ball before slotting his shot to the right of a helpless Calum Mallace in the Revolution goal. Bobby Shuttleworth equalised for New England soon after when he tucked a Kelyn Rowe cross beyond the reach of Charlie Davies . Evan Bush
Montreal were back in front on 39 minutes when the ex-Serie A frontman was able to turn his marker and hit a low shot into the net for his eighth goal of the season.
In first half injury time,
almost gave Montreal a cushion when he collected Dilly Duka 's pass before curling an effort just beyond Shuttleworth's far post. Hassoun Camara
Within minutes of the restart, the Impact were again threatening to add to their tally as
brought a solid stop out of the New England keeper. Justin Mapp
However, the visitors were back on terms on 69 minutes through
, who bagged his 15th of the campaign. Lee Nguyen almost snatched a late winner for the Canadians, but New England held on for a point to Andres Romero remain second in the Eastern Conference.
Result: New England defeat 10-man Montreal