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Footy Talks: where are the wingers?

James Grossi gives us the latest from Toronto FC training

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He now seemingly has all the pieces he wanted, but the way Greg Vanney assembles his lineups continues to confuse. The latest mystery? Why after all this insistence on playing a style with wingers have we barely seen either Erickson Gallardo or Nicolas Benezet yet?

James Grossi gives us some insight from Vanney’s media availabilities this week at the BMO Training Ground. He and Mitchell Tierney also chat about Alejandro Pozuelo and Toronto FC’s inability to rise up the Eastern Conference standings.

They also have an in-depth preview of the upcoming match between Toronto FC and the Montreal Impact, one that will be critical to the season as a whole. The match was given some extra intrigue this week when the Impact fired head coach Remi Garde.

Also on the show is some Canadian Premier League discussion revolving around how things are shaping out as the Fall season nears a boiling point. Plus, Forge FC in the Concacaf League and how that might affect their chances at being crowned fall season champions.

For all that and more, listen below: