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Home Record Put To The Test

May 6, 2010 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Toronto FC News Release

Toronto FC's 100 percent home record will be on the line against Chicago Fire at BMO Field on Saturday afternoon. The match will be broadcast live on CBC and The FAN 590 at 4:00 p.m. This match is presented by Primo GrainWise.

It's so far so good for the Reds at home with league wins against Philly and Seattle plus a victory over the Impact in the cup, but Preki's team will face a tough test against a Chicago side led by veteran striker Brian McBride.

De Ro continues to bang in the goals and now has six in six MLS matches this season; that places him second in the league Golden Boot standings. Check out all six goals by clicking here.

If you're coming to the match, make sure you pick up the new Toronto FC Matchday Programme. This week's issue includes Chad Barrett talking about his time as a Chicago player as well as columns from Mo Johnston and Preki. Plus you can find out more about Nick LaBrocca in Quick Fire.


Toronto FC's Senior Academy Team will kick off their new season in the Canadian Soccer League on Saturday against Portugal FC at BMO Field. The match will follow our MLS game against Chicago to give you the chance to stay and support some of our future stars. If you are planning to stay, the East stand will remain open for the duration of the Academy match. For more info, click here.


Two of the most storied clubs in European football are coming to BMO Field. Portugal's Benfica will take on Panathinaikos of Greece later this month. The match will be played on Sunday, May 23, at 3:00 p.m. Make sure you don't miss out! Click here to get tickets now!


Thanks to everyone who attended the KICKOFF Dinner this week to help raise funds for MLSE's Team Up Foundation. The event was held at Real Sports Apparel at the new Maple Leaf Square. Make sure you check out our photo gallery and Toronto FC TV video.

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