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Union cruises to first place with dominant win over shorthanded Toronto FC

CHESTER, Pa. — The game that was billed as a showdown of the two teams with the best record in the league ended up being a coronation for the Philadelphia Union in a dominant 5-0 win over Toronto FC on Saturday night. With Jose Martinez returning to give head coach Jim Curtin a first choice […]

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MLS Power Rankings: Philly back at No. 1 after thrashing Toronto FC, Sporting KC surge to No. 3

It was another dazzling, fun-filled week in Major League Soccer as the cream of the crop continued to separate itself in the final weeks before the playoff race. There were big, impressive wins for Philadelphia Union and Sporting Kansas City, some derby joy for LAFC against LA Galaxy on Sunday, and a rare win for […]

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Jamiro Monteiro and Kai Wagner were unsung heroes of the Union’s epic win over Toronto FC

The Union’s most popular players are, in some order, Brenden Aaronson, Andre Blake, Alejandro Bedoya, Mark McKenzie, and José Andrés Martínez. There’s a variety of reasons Monteiro isn’t in that top five: his position on the field, his not being a regular scorer, and his quiet personality, for starters. Source

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Toronto FC forced to take “hard lesson” from blowout defeat to Philadelphia Union

Toronto FC haven’t had many nights in recent seasons like the one they had on Saturday, when the Reds were overrun and looked overmatched in an ugly 5-0 defeat to the Philadelphia Union. Toronto were fielding a shorthanded lineup due to a rash of injuries, but even so, head coach Greg Vanney said his side should’ve […]

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Match report: Toronto FC 2-1 Philadelphia Union

photo: Paul Rudderow Sergio Santos opened the scoring in just the 5th minute but Toronto FC rallied with two second half goals to defeat the Philadelphia Union 2-1 in a game played in Hartford, Connecticut. Ayo Akinola powered a header home in the 58th minute and Alejandro Pozuelo was left unmarked from a corner kick […]

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Ayo Akinola on target as Toronto FC defeat Philadelphia Union

The American-Canadian of Nigerian descent put on his scoring boots once again to gift his side all three points Ayo Akinola scored his second goal of the MLS regular season with Toronto FC securing a 2-1 win over Philadelphia Union. The Canadian outfit has been enjoying a resurgence in America’s premier soccer competition after suffering back-to-back […]

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MLS Power Rankings: Toronto remains No. 1

Oct 12, 2020For the second week in a row, Toronto FC is on top of MLS Power Rankings, thanks to a pair of clean sheets and a pair of wins from second- and third-choice forwards. Further down the order, Columbus experienced another hiccup in a trying monthlong stretch. And several teams have been idle as […]

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Wednesday MLS: Expect Tight Toronto FC-RBNY Affair

Credit:Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images. Pictured: Toronto FC standouts Alejandro Pozuelo and Pablo Piatti. Another busy week of Major League Soccer action commences Wednesday, highlighted by an Eastern Conference showdown between Toronto FC and the New York Red Bulls. Jeremy Pond breaks down the match and gives his top picks, including some bonus plays for games going […]

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Toronto FC sign Canada youth international Ralph Priso to Homegrown deal

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing Toronto FC have signed midfielder Ralph Priso to a Homegrown deal, the club announced Wednesday. Priso is the club’s 25th player to graduate from the academy to the first team. Priso, 18, represented Canada at the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil, playing in all three games of the group stage. He also made […]

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Toronto FC win streak snapped at 5 games after settling for draw with Red Bulls

Teenager Caden Clark continued the torrid start to his MLS career, scoring his second goal in as many games to lift the New York Red Bulls into a 1-1 tie with Toronto FC on Wednesday night. Clark, who turned 17 in May, marked his debut on the weekend with a spectacular volley off a corner […]