Benoit Cheyrou and Tosaint Ricketts scored two minutes apart in extra time and Toronto FC advanced to the MLS Cup final, outlasting the Montreal Impact, 5-2, in the rain Wednesday night for a 7-5 aggregate victory.
It took extra time and 12 goals to decide the two-leg Eastern Conference final. Toronto will host the Seattle Sounders on Dec. 10 in the MLS championship game, becoming the first Canadian team to play for the title.
“Tonight was a special night,” captain Michael Bradley said. “Ten days from now we want to do one better.”
Toronto trailed 3-2 after Game 1 in Montreal and fell further behind after the Impact scored...