Archive for the ‘Sports/Soccer/MLS’ Category

Jeisson Vargas lifts Impact past TFC to win home opener

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Jeisson Vargas scored four minutes before the intermission to lift the Montreal Impact to a 1-0 victory over Toronto FC in their Major League Soccer home opener Saturday.

TFC advance to Champions League semifinals despite loss to Tigres

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Sebastian Giovinco scored as Toronto FC lost to Mexico's Tigres UANL 3-2 in a wild game on Tuesday but advanced to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League on aggregate goals.

TFC ready for stiff test as CONCACAF Champions League shifts to Mexico

Monday, March 12th, 2018
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It's been less than two-and-a-half years since Toronto FC crumbled in its first-ever foray into the MLS playoffs, stumbling to a 3-0 loss in Montreal.

Whitecaps, Kamara celebrate milestone night with historic win over Dynamo

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Kei Kamara scored his 100th career MLS goal, Brek Shea had the go-ahead score early in the second half and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Saturday night.

Toronto FC opens CONCACAF quarter-final with win over Mexico’s Tigres

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Jonathan Osorio scored on a delightful backheel in the 89th minute to give Toronto FC a 2-1 win over Tigres UANL in an enthralling clash of champions Wednesday in the opening leg of the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League quarter-final.

Alphonso Davies scores 1st MLS goal as Whitecaps down Impact in season-opener

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Teenager Alphonso Davies scored his first career Major League Soccer goal and set up another by veteran striker Kei Kamara as the Vancouver Whitecaps opened their season with a 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact on Sunday.

TFC opens MLS Cup defence with loss to Crew

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
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Leading into Saturday's Major League Soccer regular-season opener, Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney warned of Columbus midfielder Federico Higuain's abilities with the ball. Vanney concerns proved valid, as Higuain scored the winning goal as the Crew beat Toronto 2-0 at BMO Field.

Whitecaps hope new pieces elevate team to next level in West

Friday, March 2nd, 2018

Leading scorer Fredy Montero has gone to Sporting CP, but the Vancouver Whitecaps acquired striker Kei Kamara in a trade with New England.

TFC remains team to beat in MLS Eastern Conference

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

In addition to avenging a loss to the Seattle Sounders in the MLS Cup final in 2016, Toronto FC won the league's Supporters Shield as well as the Canadian championship.

Toronto FC signs Spanish midfielder Ager Aketxe

Friday, February 23rd, 2018
Ager Aketxe

Toronto FC announced that they have signed Spanish midfielder Ager Aketxe on Friday.