Jozy Altidore says he is focused on staying fit as he looks ahead to a strong upcoming season with Toronto FC and the United States national team.
Altidore, 26, says that despite a tough few years, he is feeling positive and is looking forward to a successful season.
"We start this year with our whole mindset on getting fit," he told ESPN FC. "The past couple of years have been rough so I just want to stay healthy, stay fit and try to help my team the best way I can."
The U.S. international has already...
The Colorado Rapids traded goalkeeper Clint Irwin to Toronto FC on Monday amid talk of their interest in signing Tim Howard from Everton.
In exchange for their starting keeper of the past three seasons, Colorado receives targeted allocation money, a third-round pick when the MLS SuperDraft resumes on Tuesday, and a conditional first-round pick in next year's draft.
The move comes three days after sources told ESPN FC that the Rapids are attempting to acquire U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard from...