Toronto FC Features

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TOR, SEA global leaders in pay hikes Video

ESPN staff | April, 14 2014

Major League Soccer teams Toronto and Seattle are among the top three global sports teams with the biggest pay increase year-on-year in percentage terms, according to a new Nick Harris global salary survey released on Monday by ESPN The Magazine. ...

Defoe out, Bradley doubtful for TFC vs. Rapids Video

ESPN staff | April, 11 2014

A hamstring injury will force Jermain Defoe to miss a second straight game for Toronto FC as they host the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, and Michael Bradley is doubtful to make the squad. Defoe also sat out Toronto's win over Columbus last week and...

Dempsey gets more than 15 MLS team payrolls Video

ESPN staff | April, 10 2014

Seattle Sounders striker Clint Dempsey is the the highest-paid player in MLS at $6.695 million in guaranteed compensation this season, more money than the total player payrolls of 15 of the 19 MLS clubs. •Beckham: MLS salary cap must go ...

Jermain Defoe not giving up on World Cup dream

PA Sport | March, 21 2014

Jermain Defoe has told the Daily Mail he hopes his move to Major League Soccer with Toronto FC can provide a route into England's World Cup squad. Defoe left Tottenham and the Premier League to play under former Spurs defender Ryan Nelsen...

Brazil's Julio Cesar move to Toronto official Video

ESPN staff | February, 14 2014

Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar was unveiled Toronto FC on Friday after joining on loan from Queens Park Rangers. Brazil's O Globo first reported the deal last week. QPR were looking to offload Cesar's reported 90,000 pounds-a-week wage from t...

Brazil's Julio Cesar agrees Toronto FC loan Video

Fernando Duarte | ESPN FC | February, 7 2014

Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar has agreed to terms on a deal that would send him from Queens Park Rangers on loan to Toronto FC, his advisers in Brazil confirmed. Brazil's O Globo reported Friday that the move was nearly done. QPR were lookin...

Toronto sends Eckersley to N.Y. for draft pick

ESPN staff | January, 27 2014

Toronto FC on Monday sent defender Richard Eckersley to the New York Red Bulls for a fourth-round pick in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft. Eckersley's contract is pending a physical and visa approval, the Red Bulls said. “We were impressed with Richard’s ...

Toronto introduce Bradley, Defoe

Doug McIntyre | ESPNFC.com | January, 13 2014

U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley's transfer from Italian club AS Roma to Toronto FC of MLS became official on Monday, as the 26-year old was presented to the fans and media at jam-packed morning news conference in the heart of Canada's largest ci...

Tottenham confirm Defoe will join Toronto FC

ESPN staff | January, 10 2014

Tottenham Hotspur have announced that Jermain Defoe will join Toronto FC on Feb. 28. • McIntyre: Why Bradley moved• Delaney: Changing styles• Premier Fantasy: Play our game The MLS side have long been linked with a move for the E...

Roma coach wanted Bradley stay

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | January, 10 2014

Roma coach Rudi Garcia has expressed his regret at losing Michael Bradley to Toronto FC, although he admits the move was the best solution for the U.S. international. • McIntyre: Why Bradley moved • Toronto secure Defoe deal Bradley, 2...

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