TORONTO (AP) Sebastian Giovinco scored on an early highlight-reel goal and Toronto FC beat the Portland Timbers 1-0 on Saturday night
The 5-foot-4 Italian forward scored in the fifth minute with a spectacular left-footed shot from 30 yards out that beat diving goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey.
Giovinco has five goals in 10 MLS to tie the injured Jozy Altidore for the team lead. Giovinco...
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While the Portland Timbers have their offensive motor back from injury, Toronto FC is entering a prolonged stretch without one of the key offseason returnees in MLS.
Toronto's road-heavy schedule shifts back home for three matches beginning Saturday against the Timbers, but Jozy Altidore will likely miss the entire homestand and more because of a hamstring strain.
The U.S. national...
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For Toronto FC supporters, Jozy Altidore injury news rates as “concerning” more than “fall over alarming.” Major League Soccer’s campaign is long and winding, and the playoff format is overly forgiving, if we are being honest. The well-paid young striker has plenty of season still ahead.
But for U.S. Soccer supporters, this latest Altidore injury setback leaves a bigger...
United States men’s national team forward Jozy Altidore apologized for his second-half dismissal in the 1-1 draw in Switzerland on Tuesday.
Altidore received a straight red card in the 68th minute for directing profanity at referee Luca Banti. The incident stemmed from a foul call Banti made moments earlier and left the Americans to protect a narrow lead with 10 men for...
Jozy Altidore scores better than he swears.
Altidore was sent off in the second half of the United States’ 1-1 draw with Switzerland on Tuesday in Zurich. Referee Luca Banti showed Altidore two yellow cards in quick succession, reducing the United States to 10 men and causing it to lose its grip on the game and ultimately the lead it held.
Banti showed Altidore the first yellow...
The United States men’s national soccer team rode its luck against Denmark on Wednesday but only found bitterness at the end of the road.
Host Denmark defeated the United States 3-2 at NRGi Park in Aarhus on the strength of Nicklas Bendtner’s hat-trick. Jozy Altidore and Aaron Johansson twice put the United States in front, but Bendtner responded with goals...
Sebastian Giovinco and Jozy Altidore got some big press when it was announced they would be coming to play in MLS for Toronto FC. Altidore last played in MLS when he was 19 and now he’s back after a lackluster EPL career at 25. Giovinco has been in Italy his entire career and came to MLS after not getting much playing time with Juventus. Both came here with chips on their shoulders...
It’s nice to see Jozy Altidore end his goal-scoring drought and appear in top form in the United States’ final World Cup tune-up vs. Nigeria. The Sunderland striker scored twice on Saturday, notching goals in both halves. Here they are: [Ryan Rosenblatt's Vine & @cjzero] The post Jozy Altidore Scores Twice in USMNT’s Friendly vs. Nigeria appeared first on Diehardsport.