We are two games into Toronto FC’s 2022 season, and while it’s still far too early for any sweeping declarations about what’s to come, it remains worthwhile to monitor certain trends for the future.
After drawing 1-1 in its season opener on the road versus FC Dallas, TFC succumbed to a 4-1 defeat to the New York Red Bulls in its home opener last week.
Contrasting results coupled with equally stark disparities in player performances leaves fans asking many questions. One of those is whether some tactical trends from the opening two matches will continue or eventually evolve.
Here is a breakdown of TFC’s tactical developments under new coach Bob Bradley.