Canada perfect with six points after two matches

Canada is off an running with six points and seven goals after two matches in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Qualifiers™. The Canucks picked up another three points and remained perfect in the standings with a 3:0 victory over Puerto Rico at the Estadio Juán Rámon Loubriel in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. Canada got goals from Iain Hume, Simeon Jackson and Tosaint Ricketts in the 6 September 2011 victory.


Canada is off an running with six points and seven goals after two matches in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Qualifiers™. The Canucks picked up another three points and remained perfect in the standings with a 3:0 victory over Puerto Rico at the Estadio Juán Rámon Loubriel in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. Canada got goals from Iain Hume, Simeon Jackson and Tosaint Ricketts in the 6 September 2011 victory.



For more information about this match, please read the Canada-Puerto Rico match report.



Canada maintains a two-point lead in the standings, with St. Kitts and Nevis holding second place following a 4:2 victory on the road over St. Lucia. St. Kitts and Nevis has four points while third-place Puerto Rico has one point and last-place St. Lucia has no points.



Canada remains unbeaten at this stage of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers™ since 2000 with seven wins and one draw. That record includes a win and a draw to knock off Cuba in 2000, two wins to knock off Belize in 2004, and two wins to knock off St. Vincent and the Grenadines in 2008.















Players on the national team now return to their professional clubs, but will be back together in a month for the next FIFA World Cup Qualifier matches on 7 and 11 October in St. Lucia and Canada. Tickets to the 11 October match, to be played at BMO Field in Toronto, are available via Ticketmaster at ticketmaster.ca or 1-855-985-5000.

Guidelines for the Return to Soccer

Canada Soccer outlines return to soccer guidelines. The return to soccer guidelines provide member organizations with a five-step process, including a checklist of weighted questions known as the Return to Soccer Assessment Tool.