Toronto F.C.

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Toronto FC
Full nameToronto Football Club
Nickname(s)The Reds
Founded2005; 13 years ago (2005)
GroundBMO Field
Toronto, Ontario
Ground Capacity30,000[1]
OwnerMaple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
PresidentBill Manning
General ManagerTim Bezbatchenko
CoachGreg Vanney
LeagueMajor League Soccer
2016Conference: 3rd
Overall: 5th
Playoffs: Runners-up
2nd (MLS Cup finalists)
WebsiteClub website
Current season
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Toronto Football Club, usually known as Toronto FC, is a soccer club based in Toronto, Ontario. They have played in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS) since the 2007 season. They were the first Canadian soccer team to join MLS. They play their home games at BMO Field in Downtown Toronto. The team is coached by Greg Vanney and operated by Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment.

History[change | change source]

Toronto FC has won the Canadian Championship five times, most recently in 2016. They also made it to the 2016 MLS Cup but lost to Seattle Sounders 4-5 in penalties. They were also semi-finalists of the 2011-2012 CONCACAF Champions League.

References[change | change source]

  1. "BMO Field Renovation Officially Underway". Toronto FC. September 23, 2014. Retrieved March 12, 2016.