The game in 100 words (or less): Toronto FC was without some of its regulars on Friday night, but that didn’t matter much as Greg Vanney’s side avenged their loss to the Revolution from two weeks ago. Coming off of just two days’ rest, TFC continued its push towards an Eastern Conference title at BMO Field behind Drew Moor’s first goal of the season. Sebastian Giovinco was held in check most of the evening, but the Italian scorer did what he does best in the final minute of stoppage time to seal it for the home side with his seventh goal of the year. The Revs pushed and pushed during the second half for an equalizer but TFC’s resilience defensively proved superior as they kept the visitors off the scoreboard for their eighth shutout of 2017.
Three moments that mattered
11′ — Moor taps in for early Toronto advantage — Even on two days’ rest Toronto looks like this…
57′ — Cheeky Nguyen keeps Revs in match — Lee Nguyen is typically known for his creativity in the offensive half but it was this clever play defensively that kept the Revolution down just one goal.
83′ — Kamara comes so close! — It’s just not meant to be on the night for the Revs.
Man of the match: Alex Bono
Goalscorers: Drew Moor (11′), Sebastian Giovinco (90+6′)Follow @MattReedFutbol