Toronto axe for Mariner
ARGYLE legend Paul Mariner has been replaced as the head coach of Toronto FC by Queens Park Rangers defender Ryan Nelsen.
Mariner, the 59-year-old former Pilgrims striker and boss, took charge of the Canada-based MLS outfit in June.
Ex-Argyle midfielder Jason Bent remains on the coaching staff at Toronto.
Toronto FC president and general manager Kevin Payne said: "I want to thank Paul for his dedicated service to Toronto FC. He had a difficult task last season when he was asked to take over the club after a tough start.
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"On behalf of our club, we wish him well in his future endeavours."