Toronto FC names Preki as new coach

November 19, 2009

TORONTO -- Predrag Radosavlijevic is the new coach of Toronto FC.

The MLS team made the announcement at a news conference Thursday.

Radosavlijevic succeeds Chris Cummins, who left the team last month. Cummins had taken over from John Carver, who quit in frustration midseason and returned home to England.

Toronto FC has not reached the playoffs in its three seasons in the league.

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