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English squads show MLS teams how far they still have to go
At its core, European clubs coming to the United States to play summer exhibition games as part of preseason training is about expanding brand names and making some dollars during a time normally devoted to conditioning.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Friendly business where profit and sport collide
Neither Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino nor Toronto FC's Ryan Nelsen seemed particularly enthused about their mid-week friendly but smiled grudgingly while accepting the match as part of today's global soccer reality where new fans and revenue streams must be cultivated.
Erik Lamela's brace gives Spurs fans reason to cheer as Argentine...
Erik Lamela showed exactly why Tottenham splashed A 30million to secure his services with a blistering brace against Toronto FC.
Lamela Scores Two In Spurs Win
Record-signing Erik Lamela scored twice in the first half as Tottenham beat FC Toronto 3-2 in a pre-season friendly.
Toronto FC vs Spurs
All a little last minute dot com here, but as most will be tucked up in bed with work in mind, as opposed to Tottenham`s play, I suppose I might get away with it... Its game two of the Poch revolution and for me, it is another opportunity to see the players get some cohesion to their individual game, build on their fitness and work on the managers ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Yorkton This Week & Enterprise
Tottenham scores late goal to edge Toronto FC 3-2 in soccer friendly
Winger Andros Townsend scored in the 85th minute to give Tottenham a 3-2 win over Toronto FC in a soccer friendly Wednesday that saw Toronto striker Jermain Defoe go up against his old English team.
CONFIRMED: Tottenham line-up v FC Toronto - Davies and Lamela start
Here's how Spurs line-up for their second pre-season fixture in North America, with new signing Ben Davies in the side, wearing the number 33 shirt: Tottenham are preparing for kick off against FC Toronto, and fans will hope for a game as exciting as their 3-3 draw against Seattle Sounders at the weekend.
Globe and Mail
Toronto FC acquires midfielder Creavalle from Houston
Toronto FC's Jermain Defoe falls to the ground as he is hit by Houston Dynamo's Warren Creavalle, left, during the second half of a MLS soccer game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Houston.
Tottenham coaching staff filmed SINGING by Kyle Walker in hilarious team initiation
Louis is losing it! Angry boss rips into Manchester United players during training in LA as he finally shows them his tough side Wayne's doing well though... watch moment Van Gaal hugs Rooney after he scores from a corner during training session This USA tour is a 'commercial activity' and we won't go far in pre-season again when I'm in charge, ... (more)
Meet Bradley Wright-Phillips: The Quiet, Rarely Flashy Forward Taking over MLS
When you picture a forward who scores goals at will, you usually see a flashy, electric player in your mind who on occasion delivers the over-the-top goal celebration.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
MLS Transfer Rumor: Is DaMarcus Beasley coming back to MLS?
According to reports, DaMarcus Beasley, a member of four USMNT World Cup teams, and MLS are in discussions over a potential move back to the US.
Globe and Mail
Former Tottenham teammate says Jermain Defoe was always special
Jermain Defoe and Tottenham Hotspurs are reunited as the English Premier League club plays Defoe's MLS team in a friendly Wednesday at BMO Field.
Toronto looks to manage minutes against Spurs
But for Toronto FC, in the midst of a gruelling July league schedule, Wednesday's friendly with the English Premier League club has manager Ryan Nelsen in full protective mode.
Toronto - Tottenham Hotspur Betting Preview: Why the Premier League side are good value for the win
Phil Kitromilides believes the side from north London are over priced at 9/10 to inflict a defeat upon their North American opponents Tottenham's second match of their pre-season tour of North America sees them venture over the border to Canada to face MLS side Toronto.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Tottenham Hotspurs' visit all business for Toronto FC and MLS
Toronto FC forward Jermain Defoe, left, battles for the ball against Vancouver Whitecaps defender Johnny Leveron, right, during first half semi-final Amway Canadian Championship soccer action in Toronto on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Waking The Red
Leaving Two in Houston: Toronto FC draw Dynamo
Without Jermain Defoe, Toronto were able to come from behind to once again frustrate the Houston Dynamo.
SHOCKER! Impressive Ghanaian attacker Dominic Oduro snubbed by MSL...
Despite having seasons of experience in the American top-flight and highlighting his lethargic abilities upfront from FC Dallas to Toronto FC, Ghanaian striker Dominic Oduro has not been considered for a place in the MSL All-Star team to face Bayern Munich in a pre-season game.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Torres, Valeri named as Commissioner picks for MLS All-Star Game
Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber named Portland midfielder Diego Valeri and Chivas USA forward Erick Torres as his picks for the 2014 MLS All-Star Game as the 23-man roster was unveiled on Saturday.
MLS All-Star roster revealed
Today, MLS released the 2014 MLS All-Star roster , featuring the best talent in the league to face Bayern Munich at 9:30 p.m. ET on August 6 at Providence Park, home of the Portland Timbers.
Jermaine Defoe of Toronto FC added to MLS All-Star squad
Jermain Defoe has made a combined 15 appearances for Toronto FC in all competitions, scoring 12 goals and three assists.