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Seventeen Canadian Match Officials named to FIFA International Referees List

Posted on 2 January 2019 at 13:37 PM EST in Referees

Canada Soccer has placed 17 of its match officials to the FIFA International Referee List in 2019. With veteran referees Joe Fletcher and Daniel Belleau retiring from International duty, two new appointees round out the match officials named. They include Referee Myriam Marcotte, and Assistant Refer More

Alphonso Davies named Postmedia Male Athlete of the Year

Posted on 29 December 2018 at 08:04 AM EST in Awards & Recognition

Alphonso Davies was named 2018 Postmedia Male Athlete of the Year after a standout season for both Canada and Vancouver Whitecaps FC. He is the first soccer player to win the multi-sport award.Davies, who turned 18 in November, was also named 2018 Canada Soccer Player of the Year earlier this month. More

Canada Soccer ushers in new era with Nike

Posted on 18 December 2018 at 13:24 PM EST in Sponsors & Partnerships

Canada Soccer is pleased to announce Nike will become the official footwear, apparel and equipment supplier for Canada Soccer and its Men’s and Women’s National Teams at every level starting in January 2019.  "This watershed moment for Canada Soccer is further proof that C More

Canada Soccer completes third A Licence course of 2018

Posted on 17 December 2018 at 18:33 PM EST in Coaching

A Licence candidate coaches from across the country completed the second part of their A Licence course this past weekend. Candidates on the course completed the first part in December 2017. The third A Licence course of the year, which included a French language course for the first time, rounded o More

Alphonso Davies honoured with 2018 Canadian Player of the Year award

Posted on 12 December 2018 at 11:57 AM EST in Awards & Recognition

Alphonso Davies has been voted the Canadian Player of the Year after a standout season with Canada Soccer’s Men’s National Team and yet another breakout season with Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Of note, he helped Canada climb to current third-place position in qualifying and within a point of More

Christine Sinclair honoured with 14th Canadian Player of the Year award

Posted on 11 December 2018 at 11:06 AM EST in Awards & Recognition

Christine Sinclair has been voted the Canadian Player of the Year in recognition of another successful season highlighted by scoring the winning goal that qualified Canada for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. It was the nation’s most important goal of the year as Canada Soc More

Derek Cornelius and Jordyn Huitema named Canada Soccer’s Youth International Players of the Year

Posted on 10 December 2018 at 13:45 PM EST in Awards & Recognition

Canada Soccer’s young footballers Derek Cornelius and Jordyn Huitema have been named the 2018 Canadian Youth International Players of the Year. The young duo have been recognised for their excellence at the international level with Canada Soccer’s national youth teams. Derek Corneli More

Canada to face Cameroon, New Zealand and Netherlands in Group E of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ 

Posted on 8 December 2018 at 13:14 PM EST in Women's National Team / Olympic Team

Canada will face Cameroon, New Zealand and Netherlands in the group stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. Canada are handing off the competition to France having hosted the most recent edition in six Canadian cities from coast to coast in 2015 when a record 1.35 million More

2018 Canada Soccer Player Awards: Jacob Orellana top in Futsal; Damien Wojtiw top in Para Soccer

Posted on 7 December 2018 at 10:45 AM EST in Awards & Recognition

Jacob Orellana has been named Canadian Futsal Player of the Year and Damien Wojtiw has been named Canadian Para Soccer Player of the Year as part of the 2018 Canada Soccer Player Awards. The two first-time winners have been recognised for their excellence at the international level in their respecti More

James Pantemis wins 2018 Allstate Good Hands® Award

Posted on 5 December 2018 at 15:23 PM EST in Awards & Recognition

Canadian soccer fans have voted James Pantemis’s athletic save against Japan during the Toulon Tournament on June 3 as the 2018 Allstate Canadian National Teams Good Hands® Award. The save came in the 41st minute with Canada’s U-23s leading 1-0. On the save, Japan’s Ayase Ueda More

Canada finish fourth at Uruguay 2018 after falling 1:2 to New Zealand

Posted on 1 December 2018 at 16:37 PM EST in ↳ Women's EXCEL U-14 to U-23

Canada finished fourth at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 after falling 1:2 to New Zealand in the Match for Third Place at Estadio Charrúa in Montevideo. One of only three nations in the world to have finished top-10 in all six editions since 2008, Canada finished with thei More

Canada Soccer names Jim Loughlin as Master Coach Developer

Posted on 30 November 2018 at 09:26 AM EST in Canadian Soccer Association

As part of its expanded coach education offerings and focus, Canada Soccer has named Canada Soccer A Licence holder, and Master Learning Facilitator Jim Loughlin as a Master Coach Developer.“Jim Loughlin brings a wealth of education, experience, and knowledge from a career in soccer that will More

Canada aiming for a podium finish at Uruguay 2018 in Match for Third Place against New Zealand

Posted on 30 November 2018 at 11:51 AM EST in ↳ Women's EXCEL U-14 to U-23

Canada Soccer’s Women’s U-17 team is aiming for a podium finish at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 as it gears up for the Match for Third Place against New Zealand on Saturday 1 December at 16:00 local (14:00 ET/11:00 PT) LIVE on TSN1 and RDS2 in Canada.“This tea More

Canada to play for third place at Uruguay 2018 after 0:1 loss to Mexico

Posted on 28 November 2018 at 19:15 PM EST in ↳ Women's EXCEL U-14 to U-23

Canada Soccer’s Women’s U-17 team will now play for third place at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 after falling 0:1 to Mexico in the Semi-final at Estadio Charrúa in Montevideo. Canada will face New Zealand in the Match for Third Place on Saturday 1 December at More

Active Start Soccer Fests celebrates Canadian Soccer in 2018

Posted on 29 November 2018 at 14:52 PM EST in Active Start Soccer Fests

Canada Soccer’s Active Start Soccer Fests 2018 season has wrapped-up with 140 community soccer clubs hosting fun-filled festivals in every Province and Territory from coast-to-coast. Over the past year, Canada’s largest grassroots soccer program connected nearly 100,000 Active Start part More

Men's nominees for the 2018 Canada Soccer Player Awards

Posted on 28 November 2018 at 10:21 AM EST in Men's National Team

Scott Arfield | SCO / Glasgow Rangers FCScott Arfield earned Man of the Match honours in Canada’s record 8-0 win over US Virgin Islands in Concacaf Nations League Qualifying. At the club level, he split the year between Burnley FC in England’s Premier League and Glasgow Rangers FC in Sco More

Women's nominees for the 2018 Canada Soccer Player Awards

Posted on 28 November 2018 at 10:20 AM EST in Women's National Team / Olympic Team

Janine Beckie | USA / Sky Blue FC | ENG / Manchester City FCJanine Beckie scored four goals and two assists in 11 international matches in 2018, also winning a Concacaf silver medal in October. At the club level, he spent the first part of the year playing for Sky Blue FC in the NWSL. He then joined More

Canada sets sights on Concacaf rival Mexico for Uruguay 2018 Semi-final

Posted on 27 November 2018 at 07:34 AM EST in ↳ Women's EXCEL U-14 to U-23

Canada Soccer’s Women’s U-17 team will face-off against Mexico in an historic FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Semi-final when the Concacaf rivals clash at 19.00 local (17.00 ET / 14.00 PT) on Wednesday 28 November. Both teams will be making their Semi-final debut in this competition an More

2018 Canada Soccer Player of the Year Awards Nominees Announced

Posted on 27 November 2018 at 13:28 PM EST in Awards & Recognition

Canada Soccer has announced the list of nominees for the 2018 Canada Soccer Player of the Year Awards, with voting open for media and coaches from 27 November through 6 December. At the top of the list are the nominees for the 2018 Canadian Players of the Year, celebrating the top male and female fo More

Tickets on sale today for Canada v French Guiana Qualifier at BC Place

Posted on 27 November 2018 at 17:01 PM EST in Men's National Team

Individual tickets to the Canada v French Guiana Concacaf Nations League Qualifier will go on sale to the public today, Wednesday, 28 November at 10am PT / 1pm ET via Ticketmaster.ca and by phone at 1.855.985.5000. With a place in Group A of 2019-20 Concacaf Nations League and the 2019 Concacaf Gold More

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