Messi was replaced by Robert Taylor in the 37th minute with the score tied at 0-0, taking off the captain's armband and handing it to DeAndre Yedlin.
The Egyptian Coptic Festival opening ceremony took place in the presence of thousands of members of the Egyptian community in Canada.
Egyptian famed band Sharmoofers will be performing a concert at Danforth Music Hall in Toronto on Sunday March 24.
Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start, overcoming Marin Cilic 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 as the Spaniard's chase for a long-sought ATP Masters title on hardcourt heated up on Friday.
Nadal was made to wait before his second-round Rogers Cup match due to several rain delays.
Saudi state airline Saudia said in a post on its official Twitter account that it was suspending flights to and from Toronto.
Toronto police on Monday named the suspect in a shooting attack in the city as 29-year-old Faisal Hussain, who family members said had been mentally ill all his life.
The man accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians on a crowded Toronto sidewalk, killing 10 people.
The suspect in the Toronto van attack that killed nine people and injured 16 others is a 25-year-old man named Alek Minassian.
Investigators are examining terrorism as the likely motive behind a van attack in Toronto that killed nine people on Monday, a U.S. security source said.
A driver plowed his white Ryder rental van into a crowd, killing nine people and injuring 16 on a busy Toronto sidewalk on a sunny Monday afternoon, police said.
This is the third presidential election to be held since the January 25 Revolution in 2011; a run-off round, if needed, is scheduled to take place in April.
Former US President Barack Obama told Britain's Prince Harry he was concerned social media was "corroding civil discourse", in what he said.
Canadian rock musician Gord Downie, front man of the band Tragically Hip, has passed away at the age of 53 following a fight with terminal brain cancer.
Director Martin McDonagh’s comic drama, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
Oscar nominees Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon electrified audiences at the Toronto film festival Sunday with their portrayals of Thomas Edison.
The sharp reversal in Toronto’s home prices has thrown Canada’s biggest property market into chaos.
Air Canada is reporting that two airplanes have clipped wings at Toronto's international airport, but there are no injuries.
Saudi director Haifaa al-Mansour will be participating in this year's TIFF with her latest film, "Mary Shelley".
The largest heart ever seen has gone on display at Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum, giving visitors a chance to view a hugely rare biological curiosity up close.