Toronto advances to Canadian Championship final
Reggie Lambe and Ryan Johnson scored and Toronto FC beat the
Montreal Impact 2-0 on Wednesday night to advance to the Canadian
Toronto, 0-8-0 in MLS play this season, was reduced to 10 men in
the 16th minute when English fullback Richard Eckersley got a
straight red card from referee David Gantar.
The teams tied 0-0 last week in Montreal in the opener.
In the two-game final, Toronto will face Vancouver for a spot in
CONCACAF Champions League play. The Whitecaps beat The Whitecaps
beat visiting FC Edmonton 3-1 on Wednesday night to take the
two-game semifinal 5-1. The finals will open next Wednesday night
Lambe scored in the second minute, and Johnson made it 2-0 in