The South Stand Report : Toronto v Chicago
Apr22

The South Stand Report : Toronto v Chicago

The Part I Write Before The Match : “They need to light a fire under their asses.” “Once they can come together, there will be no stopping them.” [save this space for overused cliché regarding chemistry] The reality is that the match against Columbus was for naught. They looked unimaginative for large chunks of the game aaaaaaand Columbus’ counter-attack was spot on. What do you want from them? (the answer lies somewhere in ‘a better...

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Toronto FC vs Chicago Fire: Can TFC Douse The Fire and Get Back On Track?
Apr21

Toronto FC vs Chicago Fire: Can TFC Douse The Fire and Get Back On Track?

Toronto FC vs Chicago Fire ~ Friday April 21st ~ 730pm ET ~ BMO Field ~ TSN4  Not since the great fire of 1871 has there been a fire in Chicago this hot (try the veal, I’m here all week).  OK, so perhaps that was a slight exaggeration, but remember the Fire team of last year?  The team we beat all year, the guaranteed three points the Reds took?  Ah the good old days – damn you MLS and your ‘parity’.  Seriously...

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South Couch Report : Columbus v Toronto
Apr16

South Couch Report : Columbus v Toronto

I want to make a pun of “Toronto will be missing the heart of the defense with Moor being out”, but that would be tacky. Thought of it, but won’t put it. Moor is out and now the mystery of how will they handle the lack of back line leadership will be addressed tonight. The lineup looks to be a 4-4-2 Bold Predictions : Altidore will score Defense will have a nightmare Toronto wins 3-2 Onto The Match :  9’ – Giovinco free...

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Toronto FC vs Columbus Crew: The “Battle” for the Trillium Cup Begins!
Apr14

Toronto FC vs Columbus Crew: The “Battle” for the Trillium Cup Begins!

Toronto FC vs Columbus Crew ~ Apr. 15 ~ 8pm ET ~ MAPFRE Stadium ~ TSN2  The quest for the most sought after piece of hardware in the East begins when Toronto FC head to Columbus (via Randy Savage International Airport) to attempt to take the first leg in the epic battle for the Trillium Cup.  Yes it’s not just an away game, it’s the beginning of TFC’s first kick at some silverware this season.   Ooh shiny!  Something...

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The South Stand Report : Toronto v Atlanta
Apr09

The South Stand Report : Toronto v Atlanta

Atlanta is like a new wrestling stable that appears out of nowhere and just start turning heads, making a name for themselves and racking up the wins. Oh sure, it’s not like they’re going to headline WrestleMania win MLS Cup or even SummerSlam go deep into the playoffs, but they’ll win the Intercontinental Championship make the post-season. What can we say about the “AU Guys!”, they’re high firepower. Can you even fathom...

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Toronto FC vs Atlanta United: Can TFC Beat The Upstart Expansion Side?
Apr08

Toronto FC vs Atlanta United: Can TFC Beat The Upstart Expansion Side?

  Toronto FC vs Atlanta United ~ April 8th ~ 730pm ET ~ BMO Field ~ TSN Undefeated in four games; not too shabby right? In fact one of only three teams – and the only Eastern Conference team – that has yet to lose so far this season.  Enter those goal scoring, expansion upstarts from the dirty south, Atlanta United, in town to try to hand Toronto FC their first loss of the year. TFC haven’t had a terrible start...

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