Black & Gold Bullets: February 20

Thursday's Crew headlines

The Crew defeated Toronto FC 3-1 in its second preseason match of 2014 at the Disney Pro Soccer Classic in Orlando. The Black & Gold were lifted to its second preseason victory thanks to three goals scored by Federico Higuain, Josh Williams and Adam Bedell, who is an un-signed player fighting for a roster spot this preseason.

Also taking place at the Disney Pro Soccer Classic in Orlando, Sporting Kansas City and Montreal came away with wins, while Orlando City and Philadelphia tied in their first match at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex. The Crew takes on the Philadelphia Union on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. ET. Read more about Day One action in this Soccer America piece.

Bloomberg TV sat down with Sporting Kansas City defender Matt Besler and Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Brad Evans to discuss the current state of MLS and what the future holds for the League and its clubs.