Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe has emerged as a surprise target for Queens Park Rangers in the final hours of the summer transfer window, sources have told ESPN.
QPR boss Harry Redknapp signed Defoe during his spells as Tottenham and Portsmouth manager and now he is eyeing up a deal to bring him to Loftus Road following the departure of Loic Remy to Chelsea.
The firing of Toronto FC coach Ryan Nelsen and his backroom staff on Sunday has done little to quash the suggestion that Defoe is ...
Ryan Nelsen is out as Toronto FC's head coach. TFC general manager Tim Bezbatchenko announced on Sunday that the club had parted ways with Nelsen and assistants Jim Brennan and Fran O'Leary.
Assistant GM Greg Vanney, a former MLS and U.S. national team defender, will step into the top job on a full-time basis.
"Over the past 13 matches we've won three games," Bezbatchenko said at an afternoon news conference. "I know we can get more out of our guys."
The moves came a day after TFC dropped ...
TORONTO -- Lee Nguyen, Kelyn Rowe and Teal Bunbury scored in the New England Revolution's 3-0 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday.
New England (10-12-3) is 3-1-1 since ending an eight-game losing streak. The Revolution also ended their road losing streak at five games.
Nguyen and Rowe scored in the first half off Toronto turnovers. Bunbury, the son of former Canadian international Alex Bunbury, completed the scoring in the second half.
Newly signed designated player Jermaine Jones came off the b...