Roster update: 31 players will attend 2013 training camp

Five Impact U21 players invited to preseason

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MONTREAL – The Montreal Impact announced on Sunday the names of the 31 players attending training camp on Monday, at 10:30am, at the Marie-Victorin Sports Complex.

In addition to the 22 players under contract for the 2013 season, five players from the U21 team have been invited: goalkeeper Maxime Crépeau, defender Maxim Tissot, midfielders Wandrille Lefevre and Zakaria Messoudi, as well as forward Mircea Ilcu.

Three of the four players drafted last Thursday at the MLS SuperDraft will also be present: goalkeeper Brad Stuver, midfielder Blake Smith and forward Fernando Monge, in addition to trialist Nick Zimmerman.

Goalkeepers (4)
Bush, Evan
Crépeau, Maxime (Academy)
Perkins, Troy
Stuver, Brad (SuperDraft 2013)

Defenders (9)
Brovsky, Jeb
Camara, Hassoun
Ferrari, Matteo
Iapichino, Dennis
Ouimette, Karl W.
Nesta, Alessandro
Rivas, Nelson
Tissot, Maxim (Academy)
Valentin, Zarek

Midfielders (12)
Arnaud, Davy
Bernier, Patrice
Felipe
Lefevre, Wandrille (Academy)
Mallace, Calum
Mapp, Justin
Messoudi, Zakaria (Academy)
Neagle, Lamar
Pisanu, Andrea
Smith, Blake (SuperDraft 2013)
Ubiparipovic, Sinisa
Warner, Collen

Forwards (6)
Di Vaio, Marco
Ilcu, Mircea (Academy)
Monge, Fernando (SuperDraft 2013)
Nyassi, Sanna
Wenger, Andrew
Zimmerman, Nick (On trial)

Schedule for the week

All training sessions at the Marie-Victorin Sports Complex are open to the public.

Monday, January 21, 2013 – Practice 10:30am - Marie-Victorin Sports Complex
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - Practice 10:30am - Marie-Victorin Sports Complex
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - Practice 10:30am - Marie-Victorin Sports Complex
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - Practice 10:30am - Marie-Victorin Sports Complex
Friday, January 25, 2013 - Practice 10:30am - Marie-Victorin Sports Complex
Saturday, January 26, 2013 – Day-off
Sunday, January 27, 2013 – Day-off

Click here to get directions to Marie-Victorin Sports Complex.

Training camp in Orlando

Following two weeks of training in Montreal, the Impact heads to Orlando, Florida, from February 7 to 24, to take part in the Disney Pro Classic tournament. The Impact will take on MLS sides Sporting Kansas City on February 9 and D.C. United on February 16, while facing the NASL’s Tampa Bay Rowdies (NASL) on February 13. The last game will be played on February 23, determined by the final tournament standings.

The Impact will also face the Philadelphia Union in a preseason game on February 15, at EverBank Field, in Jacksonville, home of the NFL’s Jaguars.

Season Tickets

2013 season tickets are now available in seven categories, at a cost of $295, $385, $475, $580, $770 and $1070. Show your support to the club by paying with your BMO Montreal Impact MasterCard. Assure your spot for the 2013 season by contacting the Impact’s sales and services team at 514-328-3668.

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