TFC set to host AS Roma

Martin MacMahon
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Toronto FC is preparing for some Italian visitors.

This after the club announced on Wednesday that it’s set for a friendly against AS Roma on August 7 at BMO Field.

For Toronto, the friendly means quite a congested schedule, as the Reds play away to the New England Revolution on August 4 before hosting the Seattle Sounders on August 10.

As for Roma, it plays the Major League Soccer All-Star team on July 31 in Kansas City before traveling north to Canada.

The three-time Italian champions have previously hosted other top European clubs such as Aston Villa, Bolton, Liverpool and Real Madrid.

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