Archives: Toronto FC

Toronto FC Showing Early Potential Under Head Coach Ryan Nelsen

Posted on by Kristan Heneage
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From the moment Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley were announced as Toronto FC’s new designated players, an air of intrigue enveloped the club. Described as a bloody big deal by the club’s marketing department, it was a fair and accurate evaluation. … Continue reading

Promising Start By Jermain Defoe Bodes Well For Toronto FC This Season

Posted on by Kristan Heneage
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Sixteen and a half minutes. That’s all it took for Jermain Defoe to explode onto Major League Soccer. Described by Toronto as a bloody big deal, Defoe certainly made it seem that way with his performance last Saturday. Grabbing a … Continue reading

2014 MLS Eastern Conference Preview

Posted on by Pedro Heizer
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With the season scheduled to kick off this Saturday, World Soccer Talk brings you the 2014 MLS Eastern Conference preview. There might be a shift in powers in the East after a few clubs made some huge offseason splashes, but … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET; Tonight’s Topics: (1) Julian Green (2) Toronto FC (3) Tottenham

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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TONIGHT on World Soccer Radio 9PM ET/6PM PT – We look at Spurs sensational come from behind win in the Europa League, and discuss what this team should focus on going forward. Then, a chat about rising Bayern Munich star … Continue reading

Bradley, Defoe and Dempsey Signings Signal Next Chapter Of MLS Growth

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Toronto FC put seven years of complete and utter futility behind them on Monday by announcing the signings of Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe in the same press conference. It doesn’t erase it, but now it’s not at the forefront … Continue reading

3 Reasons Why Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe Joined Toronto FC

Posted on by James Kilpatrick
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Toronto FC today announced two significant signings, spending a reported combined total of $19 million for Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley. In MLS, where the league has built its foundations on parity and stringent spending, this is a very big … Continue reading

WATCH Jermain Defoe Presented As Toronto FC Footballer: Press Conference [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England striker Jermain Defoe will be unveiled to the public and media as Toronto FC’s newest signing today at 11am ET at a press conference, which is being streamed live. You can watch the Toronto officials and Defoe speaking and … Continue reading

Tottenham Announce July 23 Friendly Against Toronto and Jermain Defoe Transfer to MLS

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tottenham Hotspur have announced that Jermain Defoe has been signed by MLS side Toronto FC. The transfer of the England and Tottenham forward will take effect on February 28, which will give Defoe time to either continue playing for Tottenham … Continue reading

Roma Announces Sale of Michael Bradley to MLS for $10 Million: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Here are tonight’s world soccer news headlines: North American soccer Roma announces sale of Michael Bradley to MLS for $10 million — Sports Illustrated Chivas USA appoints Wilmer Cabrera new manager — Pro Soccer Talk The forgotten story of … … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET: Tonight’s Topics: (1) NBC Passes On MLS (2) Michael Bradley [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tonights show: Nick Geber and Danny Page discuss Michael Bradley’s return to MLS and what the implications are for the league, for US Soccer and for the development of American players abroad. Plus NBC passes on MLS – where does … Continue reading

Why Shipping Michael Bradley and Other US Players From Europe to MLS Harms USMNT Development

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The news that Michael Bradley is likely to sign with Toronto FC of Major League Soccer was met with cheers from many fans of MLS while being greeted with snickers from Americans who are inclined towards the European game. While … Continue reading

Jermain Defoe Will Be Loaned Back to Spurs Until March After Completing Toronto FC Transfer

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tottenham Hotspur striker Jermain Defoe is on the verge of being signed by Toronto FC for a reported transfer fee of £6million, but Toronto will loan the footballer back to Tottenham until March when the MLS season begins, according to … Continue reading

USMNT Midfielder Michael Bradley On Verge of Signing With Toronto FC

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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US Men’s National Team midfielder Michael Bradley is on the verge of joining Toronto FC, according to reports today in the US media. Bradley, who has been tipped with moves to Tottenham, Fulham and Sunderland, could be surplus to requirements … Continue reading

4 Reasons Why A Jermain Defoe Transfer from Spurs to Toronto Would Be a Smart Move

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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While the sacking of Andre Villas-Boas is the Tottenham story making the most noise in England at the moment, another important development at Spurs is the potential move of Jermain Defoe to Major League Soccer’s struggling side Toronto FC.  Toronto, … Continue reading

Former Toronto Mayor Returns Toronto FC Season Tickets, Cites Frustrations With Management

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Former Toronto Mayor David R Miller is so frustrated at the developments at the way MLS club Toronto FC is being run that he’s sent a letter to the club’s management, handed back his season tickets and has published his … Continue reading

A New Attitude Is Evident At Toronto F.C.

Posted on by Peter Galindo

It’s been a disastrous six years for Toronto FC. Since their inception in 2007, they’ve been the epitome of ineptitude in Major League Soccer. This year, however, Kevin Payne was appointed President. The club began to operate more professionally and … Continue reading

Henry Becomes Helper In New York’s 4-1 Win over Toronto F.C.

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

What more can you say about a fantastic and special footballer like Thierry Henry. We can all talk about him like he is one of the gods of this great sport and he can still dazzle you with plays that … Continue reading

LeToux To RBNY Highlights Recent Trade Activity

Posted on by Daniel Feuerstein

When the MLS Summer transfer window opened at the end of this past June, the New York Red Bulls were determined to shore up their midfield on the offensive side and get that classic number ten midfielder and hoped to … Continue reading