Toronto ended yet another extended winless run last week, but New England has a precarious hold on the last playoff spot.
|New England Revolution (4-4-2): Shuttleworth; Farrell, McCarthy, Goncalves, Tierney; Rowe, Simms, Nguyen, Fagundez; Sene, Imbongo.
OUT: Juan Agudelo (R knee sprain)
QUESTIONABLE: Chris Tierney (L knee irritation)
|Toronto FC (4-4-2): Bendik; Eckersley, Caldwell, Henry, Morgan; Osorio, Hall, Laba, Convey; Brockie, Braun.
QUESTIONABLE: Danny Koevermans (L calf strain), Robert Earnshaw (L hamstring strain)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- New England is in fifth place in the Eastern Conference, with 30 points from 21 games. It leads Houston on goal difference.
- Toronto is in ninth in the East. The Reds have earned 17 points from 21 matches.
- These teams have met 14 times in Major League Soccer. New England has five wins all-time, Toronto three. There have been six draws.
- TFC's 2-1 win over Columbus last week was its first win since June 15, ending a six-game winless slide.
- New England's 19 goals against are the fewest in MLS.