Jozy Altidore has hinted that his time with Toronto FC is nearing its conclusion, adding that the end, when that happens, will be "bittersweet."
With Altidore's contract expiring after the upcoming campaign, it's possible this season could be his last at BMO Field and Altidore did little to dispute that sentiment.
"It's been a terrific time, but at the end of the day, it's a business," Altidore said on the Max and Herc Podcast when asked about his future in Toronto. "When I say it's bittersweet...
Expansion side FC Cincinnati selected UCLA midfielder Frankie Amaya No. 1 overall in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Friday.
"This is what I worked my whole life for," Amaya told MLSSoccer.com at the draft in Chicago. "This is a crazy moment."
Amaya, 18, is the youngest player in the draft, but his upside is such that he's expected to adapt well to the professional game, even in a central playmaking role that is usually the domain of foreign players.
The Generation Adidas player spent just one season...
Toronto FC has named Ali Curtis to be its new general manager after Tim Bezbatchenko departed to pursue other opportunities, the club has announced.
Bezbatchenko is reportedly moving to the Columbus Crew to oversee that organization's business and technical efforts. That opened up the door for Curtis, who in addition to working in the league office also enjoyed a successful stint with the New York Red Bulls as their sporting director.
"[Curtis'] work with the Red Bulls saw the club become Supporters'...