Bend it like Bradley? Toronto FC DP buries his first for Reds | SIDELINE

The definitng trait of Michael Bradley, soccer player has been his ability to add dimensions to his game over the years. In the Eredivisie it was ruthlessly timed third runs into the box; in Germany it was precision passing from deep; and in Italy, it was -- apparently -- the ability to put a Beckhamesque bend on his free kicks.

Check out the swerve:

Not a lot has gone right for TFC this preseason -- they dropped this match 4-2 to the Fluminense U-23s, continuing a streak of worrisome defensive performances -- but that moment of magic will give the fans some hope as March winds start to blow.

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