Orlando City make a quick turnaround this week as they travel north to take on Toronto FC on Wednesday. You can catch the game locally on TV27, or national via MLS Live.
In their last five matches, Toronto FC have won two, lost once, and drawn twice. They have won their last two weeks, against the Houston Dynamo and the Chicago Fire. Out of their eight matches this year, they’ve only lost once but have drawn four times.
Jozy Altidore and Sebastian Giovinco have each scored three in their last five matches. Altidore scored both of the goals in Toronto FC’s 2-0 victory over Houston. Victor Vasquez is leading MLS with five assists on the season so far.
Toronto FC have allowed at least one goal in three of their last five matches and they’ve had some difficulty maintaining leads. They took an early lead against Columbus and allowed them to come back with a 2-1 victory. After overtaking Atlanta United 2-1, a goal at the start of the second half solidified the draw.
Orlando City moved into the #2 spot in MLS Power Rankings this week. Toronto FC sits in 5th place, having moved up due to their victory against Houston.
Orlando City has only beaten Toronto FC once, during the last season, when they made a run that lead them all the way to the MLS Cup. Overall, Orlando City’s record against Toronto FC is 1-4-1.