The Toronto FC Academy U-16 (2001) team is headed south to Mexico City to compete in the 2017 Liga MX International Tournament. The tournament features top MLS and Liga MX Academy talent in a seven match nine-day marathon.
The Reds will open the tournament on August 17th against the LA Galaxy Academy. They will then play CD Toluca, Club Atlas and Santos Laguna from Mexico and Atlanta United FC and FC Dallas. They will close out their tournament on August 25th with a match against Mexican side C.F. Pachuca.
The culmination of the tournament will be a match between the top MLS and Liga MX teams at the famous Estadio Azteca. Follow TFCAcademy on twitter for updates from the tournament.