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MLS: Daniel Lovita scores in 90th, Impact edge Fire 2-1

Montreal Impact's Ignacio Piatti forces Chicago Fire's Nicolas Hasler out of bounds as they competed for the ball during the second half of an MLS soccer match in Montreal on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. (Peter Mccabe/The Canadian Press via AP)

MONTREAL (AP) -- Daniel Lovitz scored in the 90th minute to give the Montreal Impact a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Fire on Saturday night.

Lovita volleyed a bouncing shot into the left side of the net off Saphir Taider's volley.

Ignacio Piatti also scored to help Montreal (10-13-3) end a four-game winless streak and extend Chicago's losing streak to eight.

Nemanja Nikolic scored for Chicago (6-15-5).

Piatti opened the scoring on a penalty kick in the sixth minute for his 12th goal of the season. The Impact were awarded the penalty after Bastian Schweinsteiger bumped Taider.

Nikolic tied it in the 70th off own rebound. He has 11 goals this season.

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