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Vancouver Whitecaps 2-0 New York Red Bulls (3-1 agg.): 'Caps reach Champions League semis

Goal.com logo Goal.com 03-03-2017

The Vancouver Whitecaps made history by advancing to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League for the first time after defeating the New York Red Bulls, 2-0.

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Alphonso Davies and Fredy Montero scored in Thursday's second leg as the Whitecaps won the all-MLS quarterfinal 3-1 on aggregate.

Carl Robinson's Vancouver will face Mexican outfit Tigres in the final four.

The Whitecaps and Red Bulls had played out a first-leg draw at New York last week to leave the contest in the balance.

But Davies quickly swung the tie in Vancouver's favor with a goal in the fifth minute at BC Place, keeping his composure to place the ball beyond Red Bulls goalkeeper Luis Robles inside the 6-yard box.

Montero — on loan from Chinese Super League side Tianjin Teda — then came off the bench to make his debut and the Colombian's impact was immediate.

After replacing Marcel de Jong in the 67th minute, Montero finished emphatically from a corner nine minutes later to seal the victory.

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