Toronto FC

Prince Owusu named to MLS Team of the Matchday 9 Bench


Toronto FC forward Prince Owusu has been named to the Major League Soccer (MLS) Team of the Matchday 9 following his performance off the bench in the Reds’ 3-2 road loss against Charlotte FC this past Saturday.

Entering the match at the start of the second half, Prince Owusu made an instant impact when he tapped home Federico Bernardeschi’s low cross to equalize for the Reds in the 49th minute. Owusu then doubled his tally for the night when he converted Jahkeele Marshall-Rutty’s cross for TFC’s second equalizer in the 78th minute. The performance marked Owusu’s first brace for Toronto FC and the German’s Matchday 9 selection as a substitute marks his first-ever MLS Team of the Matchday honour.’s Team of the Matchday – Matchday 9:

F: Mateusz Bogusz (LAFC), Rafael Navarro (COL), Lionel Messi (MIA)

M: Erik Thommy (SKC), Evander (POR), Diego Gómez (MIA), Joseph Paintsil (LA)

D: Caleb Wiley (ATL), Ethan Bartlow (HOU), Kai Wagner (PHI)

GK: Matt Freese (NYC)

Coach: Ben Olsen (HOU)

Bench: Zack Steffen (COL), Malte Amundsen (CLB), Aaron Herrera (DC), Keaton Parks (NYC), Nicolás Lodeiro (ORL), Liel Abada (CLT), Josef Martínez (MTL), Prince Owusu (TOR), João Klauss (STL)