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Toronto F Altidore to miss 2-3 weeks

Toronto FC forward Jozy Altidore (17) recovers on the ground after being tackled during the second half against Minnesota United during an MLS soccer match in Toronto on Friday, April 19, 2019.(Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) Toronto forward Jozy Altidore will be sidelined for two-to-three weeks with a hamstring injury.

The 29-year-old left Friday night's 4-3 win over Minnesota in the 82nd minute, citing hamstring tightness. After the match, he accused team president Bill Manning of hurting player welfare by banning trainer Giuseppe Gueli because of his affiliation with the now-departed Sebastian Giovinco.

"The person we've been working with the past 3+, four years is not allowed in the building," Altidore said then. "You give everything on the field, you give everything for the city, you give everything for your teammates and because of a little whatever, misunderstanding with a guy, players got to pay the price. I just think that's ridiculous."

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