At what point is it okay to worry?
That’s a question many fans are asking themselves after watching Toronto FC suffer another late collapse on Wednesday night in a 3-2 loss to Nashville SC.
With just five points from nine games, Toronto (1-6-2) is off to its worst start to an MLS season since 2018, and is mired in a four-game losing streak. Without a win in its last five outings, TFC slipped into second-last place in the overall league standings following this latest setback - only the woeful Chicago Fire have a worse record than Toronto.
A quarter of the campaign is now in the books, and you have to begin to wonder whether TFC will have enough time to climb out of this big hole they’ve dug for themselves.
Here are my three major takeaways from the game.