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    U Sports

    • COVID-19 Eligibility – Admissibilité au COVID-19
      Below is the U-Sport information on COVID-19 Eligibility. U SPORTS extends the moratorium for in-person recruiting until further notice. All information can be found at https://usports.ca/hq/covid-19-resources/covid-19-eligibility posted on October 15, 2020. Any U SPORTS student-athlete who receives an Athletic Financial Award (which requires being listed on the Eligibility…
    • OUA Announces Cancellation of Sanctioned Sport Programming Up To March 31, 2021
      Burlington, Ont. (Thursday, October 15) –  Under the direction of its Board of Directors, Ontario University Athletics (OUA), announces the cancellation of all OUA-sanctioned sport programming and championships up to March 31, 2021. In line with the previous decision regarding 1st Term Sport, this difficult decision…
    • U SPORTS Unable To Offer National Championships In Winter 2021
      Story source courtesy of the files of https://usports.ca/en/news/2020/10/2270303429/u-sports-unable-to-offer-national-championships-in-winter-2021 U-SPORTS announced Thursday that it cannot safely offer the 2021 winter national championships due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  The determination to not offer the championships comes with the unanimous support of its Board of Directors and…
    • CANADA SOCCER ANNOUNCES LATEST COACH EDUCATION A LICENCE COHORT
      From the Files of the Canadian Soccer Association https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-announces-latest-coach-education-a-licence-cohort/ October 6, 2020 Thirty coaches who began A Licence courses in 2017-8 completed requirements Canada Soccer has announced that 30 coaches who participated in the A Licence courses in 2017 and 2018 have completed the subsequent…
    • FC Edmonton’s vacant coaching role: Who will succeed Jeff Paulus?
      Courtesy of the files of canpl.ca: https://canpl.ca/article/fc-edmontons-vacant-coaching-role-who-will-succeed-jeff-paulus story byMARTY THOMPSON, DIGITAL CONTENT EDITOR (@MARTYTHOMPSON_) 2020-09-30 FC Edmonton brass is picking up the pieces after a tumultuous 2020 Canadian Premier League season. Jeff Paulus stepped down as Edmonton coach last week, which means one of eight CPL coaching…

    CCAA

    • Programme des apprenties entraîneures de l’ACSC : Foglietta
      L’Association canadienne du sport collégial (ACSC) est fière de présenter les participantes au Programme des apprenties entraîneures 2020-2021 pour le soccer. Mariners de VIU, PACWEST Apprentie : Nicole FogliettaMentor : Kevin Lindo Pendant ses cinq saisons avec Vancouver Island University (VIU), Nicole Foglietta a mené les Mariners à trois titres…
    • Female Apprentice Coach Program: Foglietta
      The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) is proud to announce its 2020-21 participants in the annual Female Apprentice Coach Program (FACP) for the sport of Soccer: VIU Mariners, PACWEST Apprentice: Nicole FogliettaMentor: Kevin Lindo During her five-year career at Vancouver Island University (VIU), Nicole Foglietta led the…
    • Female Apprentice Coach Program: Hehn
      From the files of The CCAA October 22, 2020: https://ccaa.ca/general/2020-21/releases/2020_facp_Hehn The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) is proud to announce its 2020-21 participants in the annual Female Apprentice Coach Program (FACP) for the sport of Soccer: The King’s Eagles, ACAC Apprentice: Katelyn HehnMentor: Rick Haxby After five…
    • Programme des apprenties entraîneures de l’ACSC : Hehn
      Dans les dossiers de la ACSC le 22 octobre 2020 : https://acsc.ccaa.ca/general/2020-21/releases/2020_hehn L’Association canadienne du sport collégial (ACSC) est fière de présenter les participantes au Programme des apprenties entraîneures 2020-2021 pour le soccer. Eagles de King’s, ACAC Apprentie : Katelyn HehnMentor : Rick Haxby Après cinq saisons avec les Eagles…
    • Programme des apprenties entraîneures de l’ACSC : Sanderson
      Extrait des dossiers de l’ACSC le 8 octobre 2020 L’Association canadienne du sport collégial (ACSC) est fière de présenter les participantes au Programme des apprenties entraîneures 2020-2021 pour le soccer. Aigles d’Ahuntsic, RSEQ Apprentie : Valérie SandersonMentor : André Mercho Valérie Sanderson est ravie de participer au Programme des apprenties…

    Canadian National Team

    • CANADA SOCCER HOSTS VIRTUAL ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS
      November 23, 2020 Canada Soccer hosted a virtual Annual Meeting of the Members on 21 November after postponing its planned May 2020 event in Winnipeg, MB due to restrictions related to COVID-19. As part of the proceedings, Canada Soccer Members elected Dr. Nick Bontis as…
    • CANADA SOCCER ANNOUNCES COACH EDUCATION PROGRAM LICENCE RECIPIENTS
      From the files of Canada Soccer https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-announces-coach-education-program-licence-recipients/. November 10, 2020 Canada Soccer has announced an additional 30 candidates that have completed the assessment process and have been granted Canada Soccer Coach Education Program Licences in 2020. In total, 22 A Licence candidates have completed the…
    • Soccer World Loses Tony Waiters, 83, Who Led the Canadian Men to 1986 World Cup
      Tony Waiters, Canada Soccer’s Men’s National Team Head Coach that won a Concacaf Championship and took Canada to the 1986 FIFA World Cup, has passed away at age 83. Waiters will be forever linked to one of Canada’s biggest soccer memories — the 1986 World…
    • BEV PRIESTMAN NAMED HEAD COACH OF CANADA SOCCER’S WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM
      Priestman takes charge of Canada Soccer’s Women’s National Team starting 1 November From the files of Canada Soccer October 28, 2020. Canada Soccer have announced that Bev Priestman has been appointed Head Coach of the Women’s National Team through the next quadrennial. Priestman takes charge…
    • CANADA SOCCER ANNOUNCES LATEST COACH EDUCATION A LICENCE COHORT
      From the Files of the Canadian Soccer Association https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-announces-latest-coach-education-a-licence-cohort/ October 6, 2020 Thirty coaches who began A Licence courses in 2017-8 completed requirements Canada Soccer has announced that 30 coaches who participated in the A Licence courses in 2017 and 2018 have completed the subsequent…

    Canadian Premier League

    • The Method, Vol. 4: How To Get The Best Out of Young Players (ft. Rob Gale & Jimmy Brennan)
      The following story is from the files of OneSoccer in an ongoing series “The Method” by Oliver Platt from November 7, 2020. It’s something that we as coaches in all of our programs have all faced especially at the post-secondary level: How do we get…
    • HFX Wanderers FC Boss Stephen Hart Wins CPL Coach of the Year Award
      Story courtesy of CANPL website https://canpl.ca/article/hfx-wanderers-fc-boss-stephen-hart-wins-cpl-coach-of-the-year-award by CHARLIE O’CONNOR-CLARKE, DIGITAL CONTENT EDITOR (@CHARLIEJCLARKE) November 26, 2020 No CPL team saw their stock rise in 2020 more than HFX Wanderers FC, whose magical run at The Island Games in PEI ended in a CPL Final appearance, just…
    • FC Edmonton names Alan Koch new coach, Director of Football Operations
      Original story November 24, 2020 by John Molinaro, CANPL Director of Content (@JOHNMOLINARO): https://canpl.ca/article/fc-edmonton-names-alan-koch-new-coach-director-of-football-operations There’s a new man in charge at FC Edmonton. The Eddies unveiled Alan Koch as their new head coach and Director of Football Operations on Tuesday, a move that sees the…
    • The Method, Vol. 3: How To Win In Knockout Football (ft. Bobby Smyrniotis & David Edgar)
      The following story is from the files of OneSoccer in an ongoing series “The Method” by Oliver Platt from October 22, 2020. It has been a remarkable run for a club in its second year of existence. Since last year’s Concacaf League kicked off on…
    • The Method, Vol. 2: The art of the team talk (ft. Pa-Modou Kah & Stephen Hart)
      The following story is from the files of OneSoccer in an ongoing series “The Method” by Oliver Platt.  In the second instalment, Oliver Platt from OneSocccer explores the “Art” of the team talk with Pacific FC’s Pa-Madou Kah and Halifax’s Stephen Hart. The Do’s and Don’ts…