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Jim Blundell, Hall of Fame honoured member, dies at 79

Posted on 4 April 2019 at 13:51 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Jim Blundell, a Canada Soccer Hall of Fame honoured member and Canadian champion, has passed away peacefully at the age of 79 in Burnaby. One of the country’s top players throughout the 1960s, he was Vancouver Firefighters FC’s top goalscorer across their storied history in the Pacific C More

Art Hughes, Hall of Fame honoured member, dies at 88

Posted on 5 March 2019 at 17:56 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Art Hughes, a Canada Soccer Hall of Fame member and two-time Canadian champion, has passed away peacefully at the age of 88 in Vancouver. One of Canada’s top goalscorers through the 1950s and 1960s, he scored twice in Canada’s first-ever competitive international match in FIFA World Cup More

Three Canadians drafted in the top 10 of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft

Posted on 11 January 2019 at 14:37 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Canadian content was on display at 2019 MLS SuperDraft with three Canadians being the most ever drafted in the top ten. FC Dallas drafted young Canadian Callum Montgomery with the fourth overall pick. Ajax, ON native and Canada Soccer’s Men’s U-20 National Team goalkeeper Dayne St. Clair More

Bianca St. Georges picked 20th overall at 2019 NWSL College Draft

Posted on 10 January 2019 at 15:58 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Bianca St. Georges, from West Virginia University, was picked second in the third round of 2019 NWSL College Draft by the Chicago Red Stars.St Georges, from St. Felix de Valois, Quebec, made her debut in the youth program in 2012 before representing Canada at the 2013 CONCACAF Women's Under-17 Champ More

Brian Hughes, former player and national coach, passed away

Posted on 16 October 2018 at 09:28 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Brian Hughes, a one-time Western Canada Soccer League winner and a coach with Canada Soccer's youth and national "A" teams, has passed away. The former Welsh youth international had made his home in Victoria, British Columbia since 1970.Hughes served as an assistant coach for Canada in FIF More

Christine Sinclair makes 100th NWSL appearance for Portland Thorns FC

Posted on 21 June 2018 at 14:57 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Canada Soccer Women’s National Team Captain Christine Sinclair made her 100th appearance for Portland Thorns FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Friday, 22 June, tying the record for the most games played for the club. Sinclair is the all-time career goal leader for Portland More

William Hoyle, Canada Soccer Hall of Fame honoured member, passes away at age 92

Posted on 23 February 2018 at 11:07 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Mr. William Hoyle, a Canada Soccer Life Member and an honoured member of the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame, has passed away at age 92. A veteran of the Second World War, Mr. Hoyle was involved in the sport of soccer in Canada for more than 50 years as a referee, administrator, and executive.Mr. Hoyle n More

Canada Soccer announces 2018 NWSL allocations

Posted on 15 February 2018 at 10:18 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Canada Soccer has announced the eleven Canadian Women’s National Team players allocated to the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL), including nine returning players and two additions.  The 2018 allocation list includes Rebecca Quinn, previously of Duke University, who was selected the h More

NWSL Draft Day: Quinn drafted third, Matheson traded to Utah

Posted on 18 January 2018 at 21:49 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Rebecca Quinn became the highest Canadian draft pick in National Women’s Soccer League history while returning veteran Diana Matheson found a new home with the Utah Royals. Those were only two of the club moves that highlight a flurry of off-season activity in the lead up to the 2018 NWSL seas More

Canada’s Atiba Hutchinson to face Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League Round of 16 with club team Beşiktaş

Posted on 12 December 2017 at 10:37 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Canada’s Atiba Hutchinson is headed to the Round of 16 in the UEFA Champions League More

Toronto FC wins 2017 MLS Cup at home

Posted on 9 December 2017 at 18:38 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Toronto FC have won the 2017 MLS Cup with a 2-0 victory over Seattle Sounders FC. MLS Cup Most Valuable Player Jozy Altidore (67’) scored in the second half and Victor Vazquez (90 +4’) sealed it with a goal in injury time.FT: Win the cup and make our dreams come true ✅2017 #MLSCup Champi More

Montréal wins Gladys Bean Trophy as U Sports champions

Posted on 12 November 2017 at 20:20 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Université Montréal 1:0 Cape Breton University More

Cape Breton wins Sam Davidson Trophy as U Sports men's champions

Posted on 12 November 2017 at 20:56 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Cape Breton 2:2 a.e.t. Montréal / Cape Breton wins 5-4 on kicks More

Vancouver Island University wins CCAA men's championship

Posted on 11 November 2017 at 19:02 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Vancouver Island University 1:0 Douglas College More

Élans Garneau win fourth-straight CCAA women's championship

Posted on 11 November 2017 at 19:40 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Collège François Xavier Garneau 1:0 Champlain College Saint-Lambert More

Connaught Series: the captains who lifted Canada's national laurels

Posted on 1 October 2017 at 21:43 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Connaught Series 1913 to 1939 More

Thorlakson retired from soccer career that included FIFA Women's World Cup

Posted on 30 September 2017 at 11:55 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Thorlakson scored winning goal of 2011 Jubilee Trophy finals More

Connaught Series: 18 scoring stars that notched the Championship winner

Posted on 24 September 2017 at 07:51 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

18 players scored Championship winners from 1913 to 1939 More

Connaught Series: Verdun Park win 1934 Championship

Posted on 10 September 2017 at 10:10 AM EST in Around the Soccer World

Verdun Park win national honours More

Connaught Series: Nanaimo City win national titles in 1923 and 1927

Posted on 3 September 2017 at 18:24 PM EST in Around the Soccer World

Nanaimo City wins Connaught Series in 1923 and 1927 More

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