TORONTO (CBSNewYork/AP) — Richie Laryea and Alejandro Pozuelo scored within the second half to assist Toronto FC tie New York Metropolis FC 2-2 on Saturday night time.
Santiago Rodriguez and Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scored for New York Metropolis (8-5-4) within the first half.
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Toronto interim coach Javier Perez changed captain Michel Bradley and star striker Jozy Altidore with Ralph Priso and Ifunanyachi Achara to open the second half. The 34-year-old Bradley had performed each minute of the earlier 17 video games.
The strikes gave Toronto (3-9-6) an instantaneous enhance, with Laryea scoring within the forty ninth minute and Achara organising Pozuelo within the fifty fifth. Priso, who turned 19 final week, performed a key half in each objectives.
NYFC goalkeeper Sean Johnson needed to make a point-blank save on substitute Nick De Leon to protect the tie.
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