Toronto F.C.

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Toronto FC
Full name Toronto Football Club
Nickname(s) The Reds
Founded 2005; 13 years ago (2005)
Ground BMO Field
Toronto, Ontario
Ground Capacity 30,000[1]
Owner Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
President Bill Manning
General Manager Tim Bezbatchenko
Coach Greg Vanney
League Major League Soccer
2016 Conference: 3rd
Overall: 5th
Playoffs: Runners-up
2nd (MLS Cup finalists)
Website Club website
Current season
Active teams of Toronto FC
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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.