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Vancouver Whitecaps eliminated from MLS tournament in penalty shootout

Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Tim Melia made two saves during the penalty shootout, Gianluca Busio scored the deciding penalty and Sporting Kansas City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-1 on penalties after the sides played to a 0-0 draw in regulation early Monday morning.

Toronto FC exits MLS is Back Tournament with Round of 16 loss to New York City FC

Sunday, July 26th, 2020
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Jesus Medina, Valentin Castellanos and Maxi Moralez scored to help New York City FC send Toronto FC home in a 3-1 round-of-16 win Sunday night at the MLS is Back Tournament.

Impact keep dim playoff hopes alive with shutout win over D.C. United

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020
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Saphir Taider's goal off a deflection in the 31st minute gave the Montreal Impact a 1-0 victory over D.C. United on Tuesday night in the final Group C match of the MLS is Back tournament.

Whitecaps stunned by Earthquakes in stoppage time, drop tournament debut

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020
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Substitute Shea Salinas scored in the 98th minute as the San Jose Earthquakes rallied from 2-0 and 3-1 deficits to defeat the Vancouver Whitecaps in a wild 4-3 win Wednesday at the MLS is Back Tournament.

Impact, Toronto FC aim to bounce back in 401 Derby after disappointing 1st matches

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
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The Montreal Impact and Toronto FC both disappointed in their opening matches at the MLS is Back Tournament. Now they look to bounce back at the expense of the other Thursday night at ESPN's Wide World of Sports in the Orlando area.

Toronto FC blows late 2-goal lead, settles for draw in MLS tourney opener

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Defender Frederic Brillant completed a late comeback with a 91st-minute goal as 10-man D.C. United rallied to tie Toronto FC 2-2 Monday morning at the MLS is Back Tournament in a matchup twice delayed by COVID-19 concerns.

TFC, D.C. United game rescheduled to Monday after COVID-19 test concerns

Sunday, July 12th, 2020
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Toronto FC's opening match against D.C. United at the MLS is Back Tournament was called off Sunday after one positive and one inconclusive test for COVID-19.

Toronto FC’s Nick DeLeon eyes 1st game as respite from MLS ‘rinse and repeat’ bubble

Friday, July 10th, 2020
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TFC midfielder says despite 'the unknowns' that fed a lot of the anxiety heading into the Florida bubble, Toronto FC is ready to go against D.C. United come Saturday.

MLS returns to action after poignant moment of silence to protest racial injustice

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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Nearly 200 players took the field for an 8-minute, 46-second moment of silence to protest racial injustice before Major League Soccer's return to action Wednesday night.

MLS scrambles to alter tourney schedule amid more positive COVID-19 tests

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
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COVID-19 continues to infiltrate the MLS is Back Tournament bubble with five members of Nashville SC testing positive and another four producing inconclusive tests.