Gauchos in the Pros: Trio of Gauchos take to the Pitch
TORONTO – Three former Gauchos appeared in one Major League Soccer match for the first time this season during Saturday's pairing between Toronto FC and D.C. United. Eric Avila, Luis Silva and Chris Pontius all made appearances in the match and the latter scored the game-winning goal in the 55th minute for D.C. United.
Avila (2005-07) and Silva (2008-11) are currently teammates for Toronto FC. Pontius (2005-08) is in his fourth season with D.C. United.
To view highlights from the game, including Pontius' fifth goal of the season, click here.