TORONTO- Toronto FC have announced the signing of Eyvind Alseth to a first-team contract. Alseth, 22, was selected in the third round of this year’s draft from Syracuse University. He spent four seasons with the University making 82 appearances, scoring seven goals and registering 18 assists. Alseth played his youth soccer in Norway for Rosenborg before going to USA for school where he helped Rosenborg … Continue reading Toronto FC sign Norwegian defender Oyvind Alseth.
TORONTO- Toronto FC announced the signing of free agent and veteran MLS defender Jason Hernandez on Tuesday. Jason Hernandez, 33, spent the last two seasons with NYCFC but had his options declined at the end on the 2016 MLS season. “Jason is a player we have watched for some time. With his experience in the MLS including the playoffs and his familiarity with some of … Continue reading Toronto FC signs Jason Hernandez.
VANCOUVER- Toronto FC recorded their first win of the season today defeating 10-men Vancouver 2-0 seeing Victor Vazquez score his first goal for the Reds’. Four changes to the TFC side from last weeks tie in Philly saw Bono, Osorio, Ricketts and Beitashour replace Irwin, Endoh, Vazquez and Giovinco. The game started off slow, TFC dominated the opening exchanges between the two teams but failed … Continue reading Toronto FC register first win of the season against 10-men Vancouver.
TORONTO- Nick Hagglund signed a new contract for the Eastern Conference champions’ earlier this week after a very successful 2016 season. Finnish centre-back Johan Brunell also signed a permanent deal after a successful trial. Hagglund, 24, was drafted in 2014 and has made himself a key player in Toronto’s defence. Nick played a crucial role last year in TFC’s run to MLS Cup scoring a … Continue reading Hagglund renews contract and Brunell signs permanently.
Three Toronto FC players were called up for their international teams with 2018 World Cup Qualifiers on the horizon. Armando Cooper will join up with Panama after the game against Vancouver, meanwhile Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley will join the U.S. national team for their crucial qualifiers. Panama will play against Trinidad and Tobago before a huge game against Jozy and Bradley’s U.S. team on … Continue reading Reds’ set for International call-ups.
VANCOUVER- The Vancouver Whitecaps will host Toronto FC tomorrow at BC Place for the third league game of the MLS season. Toronto come into the game with two ties from their first two fixtures against Real Salt Lake and Philadelphia Union. Vancouver are coming into the game with a tie against Philadelphia and a loss in San Jose. The Whitecaps also had a mid-week game … Continue reading Toronto FC travel to Vancouver in search of first win.
PHILADELPHIA- Toronto FC picked up their second straight tie of the season after a 2-2 result with the Philadelphia Union. Victor Vazquez made his first start for TFC replacing Jonathan Osorio while Tsubasa Endoh replaced Steven Beitashour. It was a chilly one today with temperatures going to a low of -8 and it was very windy. The game didn’t start off so well for TFC … Continue reading Toronto Pick Up Point in Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA- Toronto FC will be looking to get their first win of the season tomorrow when they travel to Philadelphia to face the Union. TFC opened the season last weekend with a 0-0 tie in Salt Lake after Giovinco’s penalty was saved by Rimando. The Union are also coming off a 0-0 tie away in Vancouver last weekend. A game where they felt they should’ve … Continue reading Toronto FC’s Road Trip Continues in Philadelphia.
SALT LAKE- Toronto FC were held to a goal-less draw in Utah after a lacklustre opening day game against Real Salt Lake. Toronto kept the same starting eleven from MLS Cup in December, and Rusnak made his RSL debut in the midfield. It was a good start for Toronto, keeping possession and pressuring the RSL back line very well. RSL found it tough to get … Continue reading TFC Held To Goal-Less Draw On Opening Weekend.
SALT LAKE- The MLS season is finally back for Toronto FC when the Reds travel to Utah to play against Real Salt Lake on Saturday afternoon. Toronto FC’s last MLS game was the dramatic loss in MLS Cup Final against Seattle Sounders at the BMO Field in December. The players will be anxious to get the 2017 season underway but it won’t be an easy … Continue reading Revenge For The Reds Begins In Utah.