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    • Canada West SOC: 2021 Schedules Announced
      The following story from June 22, 2021is courtesy of Canada West https://canadawest.org/news/2021/6/22/mens-soccer-soc-2021-schedules-announced.aspx. VANCOUVER – The 2021 Canada West soccer schedules were unveiled Tuesday as the conference continues to release its plans for the upcoming season. This fall, women’s soccer will be the first sport to…
    • OUA Announces Soccer Schedules For 2021 Season
      The following story is from the OUA website posted on June 30, 2021, https://oua.ca/news/2021/6/29/soccer-oua-announces-soccer-schedules-for-2021-season.aspx. Burlington, Ont. – Ontario University Athletics (OUA) is pleased to announce the 2021 regular season soccer schedules, set to commence on September 22. Key DatesTraining Camp Start | W/M: September 4, 2021Regular Season Start…
    • 2021-22 AUS schedules released | Annonce des horaires du SUA 2021-2022
      The following story is courtesy of Atlantic University Sport from June 16, 2021 https://www.atlanticuniversitysport.com/genrel/2021-22_full_season_schedules. Fall and winter championship dates and hosts announced (VERSION FRANÇAISE CI-DESSOUS) (HALIFAX, N.S.) – Atlantic University Sport released the 2021-22 schedules today for both fall and winter sports. Hosts and dates…
    • Canada West: SOC: 2021 schedules announced
      The following story courtesy of Canada West by the Communications Department is from June 22, 2021: https://canadawest.org/news/2021/6/22/mens-soccer-soc-2021-schedules-announced.aspx VANCOUVER – The 2021 Canada West soccer schedules were unveiled Tuesday as the conference continues to release its plans for the upcoming season. This fall, women’s soccer will…
    • OUA announces approved structures for 2021-22 season
      The following announcement is courtesy of the OUA June 23, 2021: https://oua.ca/news/2021/6/21/general-oua-announces-approved-structures-for-2021-22-season.aspx Burlington, Ont. – Following the recent announcement from Ontario University Athletics (OUA) outlining the Board of Directors’ approval of 2021-22 league-based sport plans, the conference is pleased to provide further details on the adjusted structures. In…

    CCAA

    • ACAA Returns to Competition for 2021-22 Season
      The following story from June 28, 2021 is from the ACAA website https://www.acaa.ca/general/2021-22/ACAA_Covid_Return. Following consultation among athletic directors and a decision by the presidents of its member institutions, the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) will be returning to full competition for the 2021-22 season. The 2021-22…
    • PACWEST Soccer Schedule Unveiled
      The following story is courtesy of the PACWEST from June 29, 2021 https://www.pacwestbc.ca/sports/msoc/2021-22/releases/20210629-SoccerScheduleRelease After a year and a half of questions and uncertainty, the PACWEST is very pleased to announce the 2021 soccer schedules for both women and men. Games are still subject to change…
    • DEADLINES SET FOR 2021-22 SEASON
      This post is from the second straight year where the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) virtually. The five days of meetings took place virtually on Zoom from June 7-11. The full post can be found on the CCAA website…
    • 2021-22 MCAC volleyball and soccer champions to compete for CCAA national title
      The following story is from the MCAC website https://mcacathletics.ca/2021/06/15/2021-22-mcac-volleyball-and-soccer-champions-to-compete-for-ccaa-national-title/ posted on June 15, 2021. The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association unanimously voted in favour of the MCAC champion competing in the CCAA soccer and volleyball national championships at their annual general meeting last week. “I would…
    • OCAA CONTINUES PREPARATIONS FOR RETURN TO PLAY IN 2021-22
      Story originally posted on June 2, 2021 at https://www.ocaa.com/sports/general/2021-22/releases/06022021ocaartp TORONTO – Guided by a board-endorsed return to sport plan, the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) continues to work towards a safe return to sanctioned competition in 2021-22. The OCAA remains optimistic that it will be…

    Canadian National Team

    • Herdman before 2nd leg with Haiti: CanMNT ‘know they’re on the cusp of something important’
      The following story by Benedict Rhodes, CANPL Contributor is courtesy of https://canpl.ca/article/herdman-before-2nd-leg-with-haiti-canmnt-know-theyre-on-the-cusp-of-something-important from June 15, 2021. The Canadian men’s national team takes on Haiti on Tuesday night (9pm ET/6pm PT on OneSoccer) in what is one of the biggest matches the men’s national team has…
    • Herdman lauds ‘balance’ in CanMNT squad for WCQ: ‘I believe in this group’
      Excerpts of the following story are from CANPL.ca on May 29, 2021 by CHARLIE O’CONNOR-CLARKE, digital content editor (@CHARLIEJCLARKE): https://canpl.ca/article/herdman-lauds-balance-in-canmnt-squad-for-wcq-i-believe-in-this-group Canadian men’s national team coach John Herdman held court with the media on Saturday morning, shedding some light on his decisions after revealing the 24-man squad that…
    • 23 CPLers to take part in Canada Soccer C/B Coaching Licence program
      Excerpts of this story are courtesy of https://canpl.ca/article/23-cplers-to-take-part-in-canada-soccer-cb-coaching-licence-program from May 19, 2021 by the CANPL staff. A group of Canadian Premier League players is taking advantage of a new opportunity to help them get into coaching beyond their playing days. CPLers from across the country will be…
    • CANADA SOCCER HALL OF FAME CELEBRATES EARLY LEGENDS OF THE WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM
      Originally posted April 29, 2021 https://www.canadasoccer.com/news/canada-soccer-hall-of-fame-celebrates-early-legends-of-the-womens-national-team/ The Class of 2021 inductees are Sue Brand, Annie Caron, Carla Chin Baker, Janet Lemieux, Luce Mongrain, Suzanne Muir, Cathy Ross and Sue Simon Canada Soccer has honoured eight legends from the early days of its Women’s National Team…
    • Canada Soccer announces Professional Club Licensing renewals for 2021
      Courtesy of Canada Soccer Originally posted April 10, 2021 (French Story to Follow Below) Canada Soccer announces Professional Club Licensing renewals for 2021 Ahead of the 2021 season, Canadian Premier League clubs HFX Wanderers FC, Atletico Ottawa, York United FC, Forge FC, Valour FC, Cavalry…

    Canadian Premier League

    • CANADIAN PREMIER LEAGUE ANNOUNCES 2021 SEASON FORMAT
      With the CPL season finally on its way in Winnipeg, MB this past weekend, with the help of the CAN PL themselves, we take a look at the season format with the media release from June 24, 2021 from https://canpl.ca/article/canadian-premier-league-announces-2021-season-format. Toronto, ON (June 24, 2021) – The…
    • 2021 CPL season: What you need to know before ‘The Kickoff’
      Excerpts of the following story by are courtesy of the Canadian Premier League by Marty Thompson, Digital Content Editor (@MARTYTHOMPSON_) from June 10, 2021: https://canpl.ca/article/2021-cpl-season-what-you-need-to-know-before-the-kickoff With “The Kickoff” presented by Volkswagen, all eight CPL clubs set to travel to the heart of the continent –…
    • Cavalry FC’s Tommy Wheeldon Jr. on training return, trialists & doing ‘whatever needs to be done’ for 2021 season
      Excerpts of this story by Benedict Rhodes a CANPL.CA contributor, are courtesy of CANPL.ca from May 27, 2021 https://canpl.ca/article/cavalry-fcs-tommy-wheeldon-jr-on-training-return-trialists-doing-whatever-needs-to-be-done-for-2021-season. With the 2021 Canadian Premier League season rapidly approaching, Cavalry FC have been back in training for about a month now. CanPL.ca caught up with Cavalry FC…
    • 2021 CPL pre-season: What we know so far
      Parts of this original story is from May 17, 2021 at https://canpl.ca/article/2021-cpl-pre-season-what-we-know-so-far. Ever since the 2020 Canadian Premier League season ended in September, fans have been eagerly awaiting news about the league’s third year. CPL commissioner David Clanachan said in his most recent statement, on May 14, that…
    • 23 CPLers to take part in Canada Soccer C/B Coaching Licence program
      Excerpts of this story are courtesy of https://canpl.ca/article/23-cplers-to-take-part-in-canada-soccer-cb-coaching-licence-program from May 19, 2021 by the CANPL staff. A group of Canadian Premier League players is taking advantage of a new opportunity to help them get into coaching beyond their playing days. CPLers from across the country will be…