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TFC declines options on Elkinson, Ruiz, Melo and Gaudet
January 12, 2009, 5:39 PM
Filed under: Announcement, MLS Preseason, Toronto FC, Waived

Toronto FC has 16 roster spots available for International Players (5 of which must be used on US Domestic Players). The club did not exercise the option for the following players from its 2008 roster: defender Killian Elkinson, midfielder Joey Melo, forward Carlos Ruiz, and defender Derek Gaudet.

The final touches are also being put on the pre-season schedule for Toronto FC. All players will report to Toronto for medicals on February 2 and the team will remain here through till February 5. Notice of media availability for players and coaches will be sent out at a later date. The team will also spend some time in Florida, here are the dates:

Feb.6 – Feb.14: Team trains in Bradenton, Florida

Feb. 15 – Feb. 19: Team trains in Toronto

Feb. 20 – Feb. 27: Team trains in Sunrise, Florida

Feb. 28 – Mar. 5: Team trains back in Toronto

The rest of the March schedule will be released at a later date.

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