On This Day: April 13th (Today)

Below is a list of events that happened 'On This Day' throughout Toronto FC's history.

 2019 vs. Seattle Sounders (A)  MLS 2 - 3
 2013 vs. Philadelphia Union (A)  MLS 1 - 1  
 2011 vs. Los Angeles Galaxy (H)  MLS 0 - 0  
 2008 vs. Los Angeles Galaxy (A)  MLS 3 - 2  
Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst + / -
Home 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Away 3 1 1 1 6 6 0
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 4 1 2 1 6 6 0

Toronto FC has yet to play a game on this date.

The players listed below were signed by Toronto FC on this day, in the year specified.

2018 - Ryan Telfer

brought up from TFC II as cover during TFC's run to the CCL final.

2018 - Julian Dunn

brought up from TFC II in 2018 as cover during TFC's run to the CCL final. Awarded a first team spot for 2019 season.

2018 - Aidan Daniels

brought up from TFC II as cover during TFC's run to the CCL final in 2018. For 2019 he has been loaned out to Ottawa Fury in USL

Left TFC in November 2019 (option declined). Signed for Colorado Springs Switchbacks.

The players listed below were born on this day.

1963 - Mo Johnston


  • Position: Manager (then Manager, Director of Football)
  • Came to TFC: 2006
  • Left TFC: 14 Sep, 2010 (fired)
  • Clubs
    • As a player: Partick Thistle, Watford, Celtic, Nantes, Rangers, Everton, Hearts, Falkirk, Kansas City
    • As a manager: New York Red Bulls, Toronto FC

  • Miscellaneous
    • Nicknamed "Trader Mo" (amongst other things) by the fans. This is based on his apparent fondness for trading players (eg. Of the 10 players selected during the 2006 expansion draft, only 1 player went on to make any appearances for TFC [Paulo Nagamura], the rest were traded for players (2), allocation $$$ (4), draft picks (2) or released (1))
    • Controversial figure in Scotland having played for both Celtic and Rangers. Prior to signing for Rangers, famously declared that "Celtic are the only club that I want to play for..." then promptly signed for Rangers a few days later !!
    • 38 International caps for Scotland (14 goals)

1989 - Tony Tchani


  • Position: Midfielder
  • Came to TFC: April 1st, 2011 (trade)
  • Came from: New York Red Bulls (part of trade for Dwayne DeRosario - along with Danleigh Borman and a 2012 draft pick)
  • Left TFC: 15 July 2011 (trade)
  • Went to: Columbus Crew
    TFC received Andy Iro and Leandre Griffit
  • Other Career Clubs: Hampton Roads Piranhas
  • Shirt #22 for first half of 2011 season but gave up the number to Torsten Frings in July 2011 and took #32 instead.