CHESTER, PA- JUNE 23: The Philadelphia Union celebrate the first goal during the match against Sporting Kansas Cityat PPL Park on June 23, 2012 in Chester, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Union Defeat Montreal Impact 2-1 In Stoppage Time Thriller

The Union conceded a goal in stoppage time, but scored another just a minute later to steal a big home victory against the Montreal Impact

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Union Vs. Impact Final Score: Union Score Game Winning Goal in 91st Minute

The Philadelphia Union pulled off a thrilling victory on Saturday night, narrowly defeating the Montreal Impact by a final score of 2-1.

Both teams played tough defense for nearly the entirety of regulation play. It wasn't until the 82nd minute when the first goal of the game was scored by Lionard Pajoy, giving Philadelphia a 1-0 advantage. But seven minutes later, the Union were struck with an own goal when Montreal's Patrice Bernier had a corner kick ricochet off Keon Daniel and past goalkeeper Zac MacMath.

In the 91' minute, Carlos Valdes converted the game-winning shot to give Philadelphia a dramatic victory.

It was the first ever meeting between the two teams, as the Impact are a new expansion club. Even still, the game had plenty of playoff implications, with the Impact's lead over Philadelphia falling from four points to one with their loss.

The Union now sit at 6-9-2 overall, while the Impact are 6-12-3.

For more on the Union and to discuss the game with fans, check out The Brotherly Game.

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Philadelphia Union Meet Montreal Impact For First Time Tonight

It wasn't even 3 seasons ago the Philadelphia Union were the new kid of the block playing every MLS franchise for the first time. Tonight, they'll do battle with the most recent MLS expansion side, Montreal Impact, for the first time.

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