Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) - Toronto FC announced on Friday the club has
acquired defender Bradley Orr on loan from English Championship side Blackburn
As per team and league policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
"Bradley Orr represents the addition of a versatile defender with valuable
experience, and gives greater depth to our backline," Toronto FC general
manager Tim Bezbatchenko said in a statement. "Ryan (Nelsen, head coach) has
known Bradley for some time and was instrumental in helping to secure his
arrival to our club."
Orr, 31, most recently spent time on loan from Blackburn with Championship
club Blackpool, where he made four appearances. He began his career at
Newcastle United and was sent on loan to Burnley FC in 2004.
At the conclusion of his Burnley loan, Orr signed on with Bristol City where
he went into to make 235 appearances before signing with Queens Park Rangers
in 2010 and helping the Hoops win promotion to the Premier League that season.
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