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/ 5 days ago

Embarrassing: Canada's MLS owners unite to pay Jesse Marsch

Jesse Marsch will lead the Canada men's national team at this summer's 2024 Copa America after being hired Monday night. The American coach previously made a name for himself at European clubs such as RB Leipzig and Leeds United. However, he has been without a managerial job since departing the English side over a year […]


/ 18 days ago

Vancouver plans for huge payoff at World Cup despite rising costs

Vancouver now believes the price of hosting the 2026 World Cup games to be double what was previously expected. British Columbia officials claimed on Tuesday that costs could reach up to $422 million. This would be a massive difference from the initial plans. Previous estimates two years ago were only at around $189 million. The […]


/ 39 days ago

USA tops Canada in epic shootout to win seventh SheBelieves Cup

The USA women's national team collected their fifth consecutive SheBelieves Cup title on Tuesday night in Columbus, Ohio, with a win over Canada. It was the side's seventh overall triumph at the tournament. Twila Kilgore's side dramatically won the trophy, as the Americans eventually topped their northern rivals in a penalty shootout. The Stars and […]


/ 41 days ago

Frank Lampard linked to vacancy at Canada men's national team

Canada is yet to fill the void left by John Herdman the English coach who joined Toronto FC during the 2023 MLS campaign. Herdman led Canada back to the World Cup in 2022 for the first time since 1986. In doing so, he helped Canada emerge as one of the top soccer nations in North […]


/ 56 days ago

2024 Copa America: Canada face Messi, Costa Rica in Group D

As the United States prepares to host the 2024 Copa America, CONMEBOL has started making announcements about the details of the tournament. In the summer of 2024, the United States will play home to the 48th edition of the event. Teams from CONCACAF will go head-to-head as Argentina seek to defend their championship. Overall, North […]


/ 76 days ago

USWNT bounces back in W Gold Cup, faces Canada in semifinal

The United States Women's National Team (USWNT) defeated South American side Colombia to reach the semifinals of the W Gold Cup. Goals from Lindsey Horan, Jenna Nighswonger and Jaedyn Shaw, all in the first half, led to a comfortable victory. Moreover, it was a major bounce back from a poor showing against Mexico to close […]


/ 116 days ago

FIFA giving World Cup host cities more control is a step forward

FIFA is willing to be more flexible with the 2026 World Cup host cities regarding fan fests. The world's governing body of the sport typically has strict guidelines for cities set to host World Cup games. This includes forcing cities to organize a free fan entertainment area outside of arenas where the matches are being […]


/ 131 days ago

Man Utd interested in signing Canadian striker Jonathan David

Manchester United could be set to turn to Lille forward Jonathan David to help ease their scoring issues. The Red Devils are in desperate need of attacking reinforcements during the January transfer window. After all, the Premier League side has only managed to score 22 goals in 20 top-flight matches this season. Burnley and Sheffield […]

Bayern Munich

/ 131 days ago

Real keeping tabs on Alphonso Davies ahead of summer move

Real Madrid is reportedly still pushing to sign Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies. The Spanish giants have been linked with a move for the Canadian international for the last few months. Reports surfaced in early November that Real was already "confident" in signing Davies in the future. The player's agent, Nedal Huoseh, even admitted at […]


/ 149 days ago

Manchester City plots swoop for Canada star from Inter's grip

In light of Inter wingback Juan Cuadrado's successful left Achilles tendon surgery, the club is looking at Club Brugge's Tajon Buchanan as a replacement. The Nerazzurri made an official announcement stating that the procedure had been successful. This past week, it became clear that Cuadrado, a 35-year-old international for Colombia, would have to have surgery […]

Canadian Cup

/ 154 days ago

What league do soccer teams in Canada compete in?

Canada has a growing soccer structure, but many people only know of their biggest teams. But there is more to the soccer scene in Canada than just their three Major League Soccer sides. Here's where clubs from Canada play. Pro Soccer in Canada: Origins A couple of names you'll recognize from today actually date back […]


/ 158 days ago

Personal tragedy makes ex-Canada coach regret World Cup trip

John Herdman has said that he ought to have resigned as coach of the Canadian national team before the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. In March of 2022, Herdman led Canada to their first World Cup qualification in 36 years. However, he experienced a personal tragedy about which few knew. The Canadian soccer coach does […]


/ 175 days ago

Why do some Canadian soccer teams join MLS?

Around the world, a soccer club playing in a league outside their own country is unusual, but not completely unheard of. However, it's usually reserved for clubs from very small nations that aren't big enough to have a robust league of their own. So why do Canadian teams – from a large, developed country – […]


/ 211 days ago

Record holder Christine Sinclair makes emotional Canada choice

Christine Sinclair, the world's most prolific international goalscorer and a beloved sporting icon in Canada has announced her international retirement. This decision marks the culmination of an extraordinary 24-year international career. During the past two decades, she has played a pivotal role in transforming the sport in her nation. The long-time Canucks captain has shared […]


/ 264 days ago

Herdman leaves Canada role to manage MLS club Toronto

John Herdman has left his role as Canada's national team manager to become the new head coach of Toronto FC. Herdman will, however, continue helping Canada during the transitional period over the next month. The 48-year-old coach will then officially take over at Toronto on Oct. 1. Herdman claims time was right to take Toronto […]