History

BMO Field has been the home of Toronto FC since the club’s inception in 2007. The C$62.9 million stadium seats 30,000 and was built on the former site of Exhibition Stadium.

Since opening, BMO Field has undergone several renovations. In 2010, the stadium’s artificial field was replaced with natural grass. The renovation also added a new drainage system and 1,400 seats to the north end. From 2014 to 2016, BMO Field underwent renovations to make the stadium compatible with CFL football to accommodate the Toronto Argonauts. The renovation changed the field dimension, increase the stadium’s soccer capacity from 21,566 to 30,000, and added temporarily expandable end zone seating.

Over the years, BMO Field has been the site of many notable events including the 2008 MLS All-Star Game and the 2010 and 2016 MLS Cup Final. The venue also hosted the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup and 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. Outside of soccer, BMO Field was the site of the 2017 NHL Centennial Classic between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings.

Historic Events