Playoff Scenarios: How Toronto FC can clinch this weekend

Believe it or not, we've reached the "playoff clinching" part of the unprecedented 2020 MLS regular season. Toronto FC (10W-2L-4D), which leads in the Supporters' Shield race and tops the Eastern Conference, can be the first to book their postseason berth Saturday when they take on FC Cincinnati (7:30 pm ET | TSN2 in Canada; MLS LIVE on ESPN+ in US) at Nippert Stadium. Here's how Greg Vanney's side can do it.

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Toronto FC

Toronto will clinch a berth in the Audi 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs if:

  • Toronto win vs. Cincinnati
  • – OR –
  • Toronto tie vs. Cincinnati AND ...
  • Miami lose or tie vs. Houston AND ...
  • Chicago lose vs. D.C. United