This Day in Football from 26 November to 2 December
Posted on 26 November 2012 in Canadian soccer history
THIS DAY IN FOOBTALL: 26 November 1978
Canada wins 9:0 over Dominican Republic at the 1978 CONCACAF Youth Tournament. Branko Segota scores three goals for Canada.
THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 26 November 2006
Canada falls 1:2 after extra time to USA in the 2006 CONCACAF Women’s World Cup Qualifier championship final. USA’s Kristine Lilly scores the championship-winning goal on a penalty kick in the 120th minute. Isabelle Morneau makes her 87th (and final) appearance for Canada.
THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 27 November 1988
Canada finishes third at the 1988 CONCACAF Men’s Under-16 Championship following an 0:4 loss to Cuba in the last group match of the four-team “medal” round. It was Canada’s first loss in seven matches at the CONCACAF tournament. Canada had already qualified for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Scotland 1989 two days earlier.