Toronto FC Clinches Spot in 2020 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs
Toronto FC has become the first team in Major League Soccer to clinch a playoff berth in the 2020 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs, following tonight's 1-0 victory over FC Cincinnati. This marks the club's fifth playoff appearance in the past six seasons.
Toronto FC currently sit atop the standings for both the Supporters' Shield and Eastern Conference with a record of 11-2-4 and 37 points from 17 matches. The Reds have six matches remaining in the regular season. Next week, TFC will host the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday, October 14 and Atlanta United FC on Sunday, October 18 at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field. The Reds will then travel to Philadelphia to meet the Union, followed by home matches with New York City FC and Inter Miami CF, before concluding the regular season on Sunday, November 8 at Red Bull Arena against the Red Bulls in MLS Decision Day.
The 2020 Audi MLS Cup Playoffs will consist of single-elimination matches following a bracket format with MLS Cup set for Saturday, December 12.
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Major League Soccer Stories from October 11, 2020
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- Toronto FC Edges FC Cincinnati 1-0 - FC Cincinnati
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- D.C. United Lose 2-1 to Chicago Fire FC on the Road - D.C. United
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