Montagliani: Canadian soccer has to do more than just host MLS Cup

Victor Montagliani, president of CONCACAF and former president of the Canadian Soccer Association, speaks at a press conference in 2016. (Bebeto Matthews/AP)

Victor Montagliani, CONCACAF President and FIFA VP, joined Sportsnet 590 The FAN to discuss how the Toronto-hosted MLS Cup will effect Canadian soccer, the concern about racism in Russia ahead of the World Cup, and how Canada (along with the U.S. and Mexico) is getting it’s World Cup bid ready for 2026.

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What kind of impact will the MLS Cup Final have on Canadian soccer?
December 08 2017
Listen to the MLS Cup final between Toronto FC and the Seattle Sounders on Saturday, Dec. 9 from BMO Field live on Sportsnet 590 The FAN and online at the Sportsnet 590 website. Pre-game coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. ET. Kickoff is at 4:00 p.m. ET. Dan Riccio and James Sharman will have the call of the match.

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