Montreal forward Cameron Porter
, whose miracle goal propelled the Impact into the semifinals of the Concacaf Champions League, will miss the remainder of the
MLS season after suffering an ACL tear in his first league start. The Princeton product will be out 9-12 months.
Porter suffered the injury after landing awkwardly on the turf during
the first half of Saturday's game at the New England Revolution. The injury was confirmed after meeting with Montreal doctors Tuesday afternoon. He is scheduled for surgery next week.
Porter came on late in the second leg of the Concacaf Champions League quarterfinal series against Pachuca and scored the stoppage-time goal that sent the Impact into the semifinals against
Porter assisted on the first goal in the 2-0 Montreal win over Alajuelense.