TFC depth vanishing continues. Collen Warner traded to Houston
Mar02

TFC depth vanishing continues. Collen Warner traded to Houston

So the traditional last minute panic to wrangle TFC’s first team squad into something that fits in with the MLS roster ‘rules’ continues. After the still unofficial waiving of Herculez Gomez yesterday, today came official news of another player being dumped, though this time actually in a trade for something. Collen warner was the latest victim, sent off to Houston for ……a conditional second round pick in...

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The Mighty Herculez Is No More: Toronto FC Release Gomez
Mar02

The Mighty Herculez Is No More: Toronto FC Release Gomez

And so it ends; Herculez Gomez’s time with Toronto FC has come to a close.  After all the focus of TFC fans was on the release of the new away kit, Gomez posted what was clearly a farewell tweet early in the afternoon on Tuesday: Thanks for the memories 🍁… — herculez gomez (@herculezg) March 1, 2016 Kurt Larson then confirmed the news (on twitter as well) – although the team yet to speak up on the situation –...

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Tsubasa Endoh’s up with a first team contract.
Feb27

Tsubasa Endoh’s up with a first team contract.

All along it seemed like it was going to come down to a battle between Tsubasa Endoh and Mo Babouli for who’d take the 28th and final roster spot for TFC. Yesterday’s release of Luke Moore took some of the pressure off with the team now having the option to choose both of them if they want to. Anyway, that contest has now officially come to an End, leaving Babouli saying D’oh, as TFC announced today that they have...

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No More Moore at TFC, well, except for Drew of course.
Feb26

No More Moore at TFC, well, except for Drew of course.

With preseason drawing to an end and the first game in New York a mere 9 days away, the first team squad is starting to take shape. A bunch of people have been unceremoniously kicked down to TFC II for the season, including comedy named draftees like Wesley Charpie and Darius ‘The’ Madison. Alex Bono was also included in that, with Quillan Roberts seemingly anointed the backup to Clint Irwin. Whether this is a good thing...

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Saturday night’s alright for TFC.
Feb19

Saturday night’s alright for TFC.

Been a long time since I’ve written anything really hasn’t it? There’s been no streams to watch, no updates on preseason beyond what the official website’s putting out, still no resolution to the ‘how do we fit under the cap’ question, precious little of the confusion, panic and drama you’d normally associate with a TFC preseason, it’s all remarkably professional.  Yes, this is what...

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He’s A Keeper!  Toronto FC Sign Clint Irwin From The Colorado Rapids
Jan18

He’s A Keeper! Toronto FC Sign Clint Irwin From The Colorado Rapids

Well this is a pleasant surprise!  Earlier today Toronto FC announced the rather welcome news that not only had they signed a starting keeper, but that it was a keeper with MLS experience!  And a pretty decent one to boot! Did we mention that he’s not on his last legs career wise either?  All positives on this one folks – welcome aboard Clint Irwin! The former Colorado Rapids player has been acquired through the use of TAM...

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