MLS Preview: Toronto FC - Philadelphia Union
Toronto has been outscored 14-2 in its last six games, all losses, and the visit of Jack McInerney will not be a welcome sight.
By Keith Hickey
|Toronto FC (4-4-2): Bendik; Richter, Caldwell, Henry, O'Dea; Brockie, Laba, Hall, Lambe; Silva, Earnshaw.
OUT: Richard Eckersley (L hamstring), Stefan Frei (L hamstring strain), Darel Russell (R hamstring strain)
QUESTIONABLE: Justin Braun (L ankle sprain), Terry Dunfield (L knee sprain), Logan Emory (R ankle sprain), Danny Koevermans (L ACL repair)
|Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Okugo, Parke, Gaddis; Cruz, Carrol, Kleberson, Farfan; McInerney, Le Toux.
OUT: Michael Lahoud (lower abdomen strain)
QUESTIONABLE: Jeff Parke (L hamstring strain), Matt Kassel (L thumb surgery), Zach MacMath (R hamstring strain)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- These two teams met once already this season, in a 1-1 draw at PPL Park on April 13. Robert Earnshaw and Jack McInerney were the scorers.
- That game was a contentious event, as referee Sorin Stoica showed eight yellow cards and a red card.
- With nine goals on the season, Philadelphia's Jack McInerney is tied for the lead in Major League Soccer this season.
- Toronto players have garnered just six assists this season, the lowest team total in MLS.
- Philadelphia advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup with a 2-1 win over Ocean City on Tuesday.
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Top 3 Predictions
Toronto FC 1-2 Philadelphia Union
- 22.73 %
Toronto FC 2-1 Philadelphia Union
- 18.18 %
Toronto FC 0-2 Philadelphia Union
- 9.09 %
|Major League Soccer (MLS)||2013-10-05||Philadelphia Union 1 - Toronto FC 0|
|Major League Soccer (MLS)||2013-06-01||Toronto FC 1 - Philadelphia Union 1|
|Major League Soccer (MLS)||2013-04-13||Philadelphia Union 1 - Toronto FC 1|
|Major League Soccer (MLS)||2012-09-15||Toronto FC 1 - Philadelphia Union 1|
|Major League Soccer (MLS)||2012-07-08||Philadelphia Union 3 - Toronto FC 0|
|2013-10-26||Toronto FC 1 - Montreal Impact 0||MLS|
|2013-10-19||Chicago Fire 1 - Toronto FC 0||MLS|
|2013-10-05||Philadelphia Union 1 - Toronto FC 0||MLS|
|2013-09-28||Toronto FC 4 - D.C. United 1||MLS|
|2013-09-21||Toronto FC 1 - Sporting Kansas City 2||MLS|
|11||Sebastien Le Toux||Midfielder|
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