Key dates to watch in the off-season

With the off-season underway there are a number of key dates worth highlighting in your calendar.

This winter is an important one for Toronto FC. There will be opportunities to strengthen the squad through a variety of different channels.

Here are a number of key dates to keep an eye on as the off-season progresses into the new year.

November 19th, 2014 - MLS Dispersal Draft for Chivas USA

December 7th, 2014 - MLS Cup Final

December 8th, 2014 - Half day trade window opens

December 10th, 2014 - MLS expansion draft

December 12th, 2014 - MLS re-entry draft phase one

December 18th, 2014 - MLS re-entry draft phase two

December 18th, 2014 - Trade Window opens at the end of re-entry draft phase two

January 2nd to 5th, 2015 - MLS SuperDraft Caribbean combine

January 9th to 13th, 2015 - MLS SuperDraft combine

January 15th, 2015 - MLS SuperDraft

End of January - Players return to Toronto