Canada v Ecuador
National Soccer Stadium, 7pm E.D.T
So we finally get a break from the twice a week TFC related torture, and get a delightful change of pace as
Given that this is the only game Canada has before their Gold Cup starts with a grudge match in Detroit against the big bad USA, I’d expect to see a first choice lineup from Canada, which won’t be the case with Ecuador, for whom this is one of a few warm up matches so they’ll be resting some players and experimenting with others.
It’s difficult to know exactly what
Talking of De Ro, that’s another talking point for the game, what sort of reception will he get in his first return to ‘Bmo Field’ since his acrimonious exit from Toronto FC. I’d like to think any TFC fans going to the game who are angry at him would be good enough to save their vitriol until he returns with
The other issue of course whenever
Anyway, whatever happens, it’s good to have that ‘special event’ feeling back, which I’d say I’ve felt twice for TFC this year, the home opener and then last week’s 'didn’t actually happen' Voyageurs Cup final. I’ll be at the game with my blackberry so will have lineups and half time and full time updates here for you. If you want a more responsive chat, join Benjamin Massey over at EightySix Forever.
Allez les Rouges!