Ranking the MLS stadiums – Part 2

As we begin the second half of the list, a noticeable trend is occurring. A lot of new world-class soccer-specific stadiums have been built for MLS teams, which is amazing for the league and shows how far it has come from the days of teams just playing mostly in NFL/College football stadiums. It also, admittedly,… Continue reading Ranking the MLS stadiums – Part 2

The Long and Adaptive History of TD Place Stadium

Canadian Football has changed a lot since 1903. The game is unrecognizable from the early twentieth century, and many teams have come and gone. Nowhere is this fact better known than in the nation's capital, a place that has been the home of three CFL franchises in under thirty years. But one thing that has… Continue reading The Long and Adaptive History of TD Place Stadium

Ranking the MLS stadiums – Part 1

The MLS has come a long way since 1996. Recently, it signed a huge broadcasting deal with Apple that could have a seismic shift on the league itself as it nears its third decade. While the only constant in the MLS is change, we thought now was as good of a time as ever to… Continue reading Ranking the MLS stadiums – Part 1

Ranking the 2022/2023 Premier League Stadiums

It’s that time of the year again, the most popular league in all of football is starting back up again and with it, comes twenty stadiums being brought into the limelight during the season. Some are old, some are new but all are different, which makes ranking the 2022/23 Premier League admittedly a lot of… Continue reading Ranking the 2022/2023 Premier League Stadiums

Four Seasons In, the CPL Talent Pipeline Is in Full Swing

Four years ago, the inaugural CPL season was launched, giving Canada its first professional domestic league in nearly thirty years. One of the main reasons for forming the league was to give Canadian talent a platform to grow and develop their game, with the intention of nurturing their talent to the point where they’re hopefully… Continue reading Four Seasons In, the CPL Talent Pipeline Is in Full Swing

5 Possible Expansion Destinations for League 1 BC

The season has come and gone, and despite the looming shadow of BC Soccer's internal power struggle, it has been a very successful first season for League 1 British Columbia, with Whitecaps Fc winning the woman’s championship, and TSS Rovers winning the mens championship. Success breeds more success, and the next natural step for the… Continue reading 5 Possible Expansion Destinations for League 1 BC

How to Make the Canadian Championship Better

With the strike of Tristan Blackmon‘s right foot, the Vancouver Whitecaps won the 2022 Voyageurs Cup, and thus, brought the curtain down on a very entertaining Canadian Championship. From HFX playing in Guelph, to a dog fight between Cavalry and Vancouver, the competition this year had plenty of great moments. Going into 2023, the Canadian… Continue reading How to Make the Canadian Championship Better

The Double Edge Sword of CONCACAF Champions League Expansion

In June 2022, CONCACAF officially unveiled their new Champions League format, starting in 2024. From that season on, the Canadian Premier League will have two allocated spots in the competition, with both the regular season league winners and overall CPL Champions qualifying for the first round of the Champions League. In the event a team… Continue reading The Double Edge Sword of CONCACAF Champions League Expansion

Ranking the CPL Stadiums

The CPL is a league that is spread coast to coast across Canada, and it's fitting that with such a large league, (in terms of geographical size) comes a large variety of stadiums. The CPL is still in its formative years, and that is shown by the stadium used throughout. Temporary stadiums, university stadiums, and… Continue reading Ranking the CPL Stadiums

3 Winners and 3 Losers 15 Weeks Into the CPL Season

We're over halfway into the 2022 CPL season, and since the last time we checked in on the league's winners and losers, there have been quite a few head-turning moments. Blistering form up front, misses beyond belief, newfound defensive solidity, and defensive collapse have all been apparent to see, and as we continue to go… Continue reading 3 Winners and 3 Losers 15 Weeks Into the CPL Season