Canada U-20 Women advance to semi-finals at 2018 CONCACAF championship

Canada U-20 Women advance to semi-finals at 2018 CONCACAF championship

By Aldwyn McGill Canada advanced to the semi-finals of the 2018 CONCACAF Under-20 Women’s Championship in Trinidad and Tobago, winning all three of their games and finished atop Group A. The offensive power of the Canadian team proved to be too much for Haiti, Costa Rica and host Trinidad and Tobago. Scoring hat tricks for […]

Canada Soccer names roster for Women’s U-20 Championship in Trinidad-Tobago

Canada Soccer names roster for Women’s U-20 Championship in Trinidad-Tobago

Canada Soccer has named the 20 players who will represent Canada at the CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship in Trinidad and Tobago, which serves as the qualification tournament for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 to be held later in the year. The tournament running from  January 17 to  January 28 will see Canada, […]

Man jailed for racially assaulting Raheem Sterling

Man  jailed  for racially assaulting Raheem Sterling

MANCHESTER,  England  -A convicted football hooligan has been jailed for 16 weeks after he admitted racially assaulting Manchester City and England footballer Raheem Sterling. Karl Anderson, 29, of  Manchester who pleaded guilty to racially aggravated common assault in the Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court last week, was also ordered  to pay one hundred pounds in […]

Bolt vows to pursue football dream

Bolt vows to pursue football dream

AUSTIN, Texas— Retired sprint king Usain Bolt has vowed to pursue his dream of playing professional football but admits he will not “embarrass” himself if his goal is out of reach. The Jamaican track and field superstar, who retired from athletics after August’s World Championships, has long spoken of trying his hand at soccer and […]

US knocked out of FIFA World Cup

US knocked out of  FIFA  World Cup

COUVA , TRINIDAD – The United States failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1986 on Tuesday, crashing to a shock 2-1 defeat against Trinidad and Tobago. An own goal from Omar Gonzalez, in the 16th minute put Trinidad and Tobago in front, before a stunning striker from defender Alvin […]

Jamaica enjoys BMO field support as Canada wins 2-0

Jamaica enjoys BMO field support as Canada wins 2-0

Canada defeated Jamaica 2-0 in the international friendly match played at BMO Field Stadium in Toronto last Saturday to avenge its quarter-final loss to the Reggae Boyz at the ’17 Gold Cup. Jamaica came into the game after a tremendous run-up to the Gold Cup final before falling 2-1 to the United States. Ironically, the […]

CAN vs JAM Gold Cup rematch at BMO Field

CAN vs JAM Gold Cup rematch at BMO Field

By Aldwyn McGill Thousands of soccer fans in Toronto are eagerly awaiting the big clash between Canada and the Jamaica Reggae Boyz at BMO Field Stadium on Saturday September 2. It is the rematch of this year’s CONCACAF Gold Cup quarter final game that left both coaches wanting a better finishing performance from their teams. […]