Those who have been following the CONCACAF Nations League this year will know that the semi-finals are coming up soon. This time the defending champion is the United States who will play opposite Mexico. The semi-finals are set to play on June 15th in Las Vegas.
John Herdman, the Canada football men’s team coach for its appearance in the first World Cup in 36 years. Even though he has received offers, he has no plans of leaving his position. Herdman previously said that he plans to remain as the coach of Canada through 2026 and reiterated his loyalty to the program after recent reports agreed to take over the national team of New Zealand.
According to him, success at this level brings in more opportunity and he has received many offers in recent months, all of which he has turned down, including an offer from New Zealand Football. He stated that he wants to reiterate his commitment to Canada Soccer and the growth of the program. Continue reading “John Herdman Is Committed to Coaching Canada Football”
The Canadian Football League or short for CFL is the professional league for this sport in Canada. It offers the highest level of Canadian football. There are a total of nine teams, each representing the different cities of Canada. You find them divided into two major divisions. The East Division comprises four teams while West Division includes a total of five teams.
Atlético Ottawa earns their first-ever CPL Final at TD Place Stadium. They drew 1-1 against Pacific FC and were the second-best team for a lot of the first half. However. Ottawa still got the job done, as their first-leg win played a big role in the nation’s capital hosting the CPL Final.
Atlético Ottawa Gave Themselves Chances To Score
Atlético Ottawa started the game really well at TD Place Stadium. They had a couple of chances to score at the start of the game. Ottawa also created some scoring chances like: Carl Haworth’s shot missed the net in the 12-minute. Ballou Tabla’s shot was stopped by the Pacific FC goalkeeper. Continue reading ” ATLETICO OTTAWA EARN FIRST-EVER CPL FINAL BERTH”
Canada international Alphonse Davies played the whole game as his Bayern Munich side recorded an impressive victory over Spanish side Barcelona in Group C as far as this season’s Champions League group stage campaign is concerned.
Canada international star Jonathan David is on the radar of Premier League giants Manchester United according to the latest reports emanating from the British media. The specific report from the Daily Mirror revealed that the Red Devils could have a free run at David if they pursue a move for him. Canada striker David plays his club football for Lille in the French top flight and the immediate past French Ligue 1 champions have set an asking price of €50m (£42m) for him.
Canada striker Jonathan David is a possible replacement for Robert Lewandowski at German club Bayern Munich according to the latest reports emanating from the media. Polish international Lewandowski could leave the Bavarian giants this summer with Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona on his trail. The Catalan giants want to sign the striker who has one year to go on his current Bayern Munich contract and they have already made several bids for him. The German champions have maintained that Lewandowski is not for sale this summer despite the interest from Barcelona and despite the player’s refusal to extend his contract.
Canada will resume their ConcacafNations League campaign when they take on Curacao at home next week. The Canadians will take on Panama in an international friendly on Monday before the Nations League clash with Curacao. Canada would be hoping to avenge the 1-0 defeat suffered at the hands of Panama in March when the two teams meet in a matter of a few days. Gabriel Torres was the recipient of the only goal of the game when Panama got the better of Canada.
The Canadians were beaten by Panama during the March international break in a qualifying game ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup tournament on Qatari soil. Canada were very impressive during the qualifying campaign for the Qatar 2022 World Cup from the Concacaf section. They didn’t taste defeat throughout their World Cup qualifying campaign until three games to the end. The Panama game made it two losses in three games. It was the last game of the qualifiers for both Panama and Canada. Continue reading “CANADA RESUME NATIONS LEAGUE AGAINST CURACAO”
Two Canada international forwards came up against each other last weekend when Troyes played hosts to immediate past champions Lille in a French Ligue 1 clash which took place on Sunday. Canada national team star Jonathan David lined up for Lille, while national team colleague Ike Ugbo lined up for Troyes. Ugbo is on loan at French club Troyes from Genk in the Belgian top flight.
Troyes led 1-0 at the halftime break after Florian Tardieu scored from the penalty spot following the call that Tristan Dingomewas brought down by Lille defender Jose Fonte. Continue reading “UGBO BESTS DAVID IN LIGUE 1”