Pato, Gallese lead Orlando City past CF Montreal in opener

ORLANDO, Fla. – Alexandre Pato had a go-ahead goal and Pedro Gallese made five saves to lead Orlando City to a 2-0 victory over CF Montreal in a Major League Soccer opener on Sunday.

Pato’s first MLS goal came in the 49th minute and put Orlando up 1-0. Ruan had an assist on the goal. Benji Michel added a goal 10 minutes later to cap the scoring.

Montreal outshot Orlando 10-8, with five shots on goal to three for Orlando.

Sebastian Breza saved one of the three shots he faced for Montreal.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.