Reader mailbag: What to make of the CSB/Mediapro dispute?

The entire situation is a huge mess and serves as another major black eye for the sport in this country.

Reader mailbag: What to make of the CSB/Mediapro dispute?

TFC Republic's reader mailbag column is where I answer questions from subscribers about Toronto FC and Canadian soccer in general.

I'll respond to the best queries submitted to me by TFC Republic readers, so feel free to drop me an email at You can also reach out to me via Twitter.

Here we go...

Do you think the ultimatum given to the fringe guys like Luke Singh and Jordan Perruzza will result in a separation from the club if they aren't up to speed? Or do you think TFC gives it more time by loaning them out?

— Giancarlo Marrelli

Earlier this week, John Herdman raised some eyebrows during a media availability with reporters when he was asked about the possibility of sending players out on loan who have been on the fringes of the first team.

TFC's coach laid the brutal truth bare when he replied that such players only have a limited chance in the first leg of pre-season in Florida to prove they deserve more opportunities in 2024.