The corresponding fixture last season saw a woeful
, coming off a 6-2 hammering by Philadelphia, taking on a Sporting KC side with just 5 points from it's first 9 games, all played away from home while their new home as being built. It was a terrible game, with a squirrel running half the length of the pitch and into the goal at half time the clear highlight.
Since then plenty has changed for the mighty Sporks. A good run last year when they finally got to play at home has continued into this year, and they currently sit atop the Eastern conference standings, with 13 wins and 43 points from 24 games.
As for TFC, tout change, mais rien ne change, as the French would say. A vastly different squad (only 3 players (Frei, Eckersley, Harden) from
the 11 who started that game
are still with the squad) and yet another new manager, but still right there at the bottom of the table, another league season over before it even got going. Whatever hope may have sprung from that 3 game winning streak is well and truly over with 2 defeats and a draw against the lowly ...