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WATCH: 6 questions ahead of Toronto FC’s encounter with Club León

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Managing Editor Michael Singh hopped on Footy Talks’ Fast Money to help tee up tonight’s match.

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Toronto FC forward Patrick Mullins (13) and Nashville SC midfielder Randall Leal (8) work for the ball.

How big an impact is the potential loss of Poz for the first game?

He’s the reigning MLS MVP. He’s the only player to play every minute of a single season. He’s a game changer and the heart of the team. And he’s NOT available against Club Leon. Michael Singh discusses how TFC will fare without their talisman Alejandro Pozuelo.

How will that affect how Chris Armas sets up the team?

Without Poz leading the line up front, who can Armas turn to as he looks to shuffle the pack in Mexico? Michael Singh looks at the resurgence of Patrick Mullins, and how his two goals in two Florida friendlies make the backup striker a strong favorite to start against Club Leon.

How significant a role will the altitude play on the tie?

With their Florida training ground as close to sea level as you can get, how will TFC cope playing their first competitive match of the season 6000ft up in the mountains of Mexico? Michael Signh discusses how altitude could affect Chris Armas’ men against Club Leon.

Club Leon will have fans in attendance- but only 30% of the stadium’s capacity. How will the return of fans affect teams that have been playing in empty stadiums for a year?

Their last match played in front of actual away fans ended in a 5-0 defeat at the hand of Colorado Rapids - so how will TFC fare in the Leon Stadium? Although the ground will only be at 30% capacity Michael Signh breaks down how the presence of real fans could still have an unexpected impact on the TFC players in Mexico.

Which players could get a new lease of life under Armas? And who might suffer most from Vanney’s departure?

Whether its emerging young guns like Jacob Shaffelburg and Jayden Nelson, or experienced players like Nick Deleon and Tsubasa Endoh - Michael Singh explores how the Chris Amas era could kick start - or derail - some TFC trajectories.

Luke Singh 4 day contract

He’s been training with the first team for a year, and is rated highly with the club as a player with a VERY high ceiling. Luke Singh always looked like getting a TFC contract - but few thought it would be for less than a working week. Michael Singh breaks the news on an unusual signing for Toronto FC