Category: MLS

Ranking the MLS stadiums – Part 2

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

How to Make the Canadian Championship Better

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

Whitecaps Become Canadian Champions For Second Time

Whitecaps Become Canadian Champions For Second Time

They needed penalties, and it wasn't without drama, but when Tristan Blackmon slotted his penalty into the back of the goal, the Vancouver Whitecaps became Canadian Champions for the first time since 2015, and for the second time in franchise history. A Whitecaps Canadian Championship record 24,307 fans packed into BC Place for the match, … Continue reading Whitecaps Become Canadian Champions For Second Time

5 CPL Players Who Could Move to MLS

5 CPL Players Who Could Move to MLS

In the first four years of the CPL, we have seen three players make the jump to MLS. The first player come after the inaugural season in 2019, with Joel Waterman being bought by CF Montreal from Cavalry FC for $82,000. Since then, we saw Toronto FC bring in two defenders from Pacific FC after … Continue reading 5 CPL Players Who Could Move to MLS

Revitalized Toronto FC Roll Over Charlotte FC

Revitalized Toronto FC Roll Over Charlotte FC

If Toronto FC has hopes of making it to the playoffs this season, they have to start making up some ground. Taking on Charlotte FC for the first time in franchise history, Toronto had a chance to claw back some point in the table, all the while introducing their two new superstars to the home … Continue reading Revitalized Toronto FC Roll Over Charlotte FC

5 Canadians Who Could Move to the CPL

5 Canadians Who Could Move to the CPL

The Canadian Premier League is still pretty new with the league growing year by year. In the first season of the CPL, the league saw Michael Petrasso sign with Valour FC in Winnipeg, and in 2020 we saw Fraser Aird also make the jump from Europe to Winnipeg. Both players have had games with Canada's … Continue reading 5 Canadians Who Could Move to the CPL

Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

When it comes to the traditional major leagues in North America, Canada often finds itself underrepresented. With the exception of the National Hockey League, Canada has just a combined five teams in the MLB, NBA, MLS and NFL, with Toronto making up three of those teams and no Canadian team in the NFL. While we … Continue reading Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 2

Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 2

The second round of the Canadian Championship kicked off on Tuesday night, where we had an exciting matchup between teams in the CPL and MLS. York United remains as the only CPL team to come out of the second-round win after beating Pacific FC in penalties. Calvary also pushed penalties on MLS side Vancouver Whitecaps, … Continue reading Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 2

Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 1

Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 1

Round one of the Canadian Championship (The Voyager Cup), kicked off this weekend. We had 10 teams spread out over four leagues in the Canadian soccer pyramid playoff against each other to start off the tournament. Teams from the CPL ( Canadian Premier League), MLS (Major League Soccer), L1O (League One Ontario), and PLSQ (Première … Continue reading Canadian Championship Team of the Week – Round 1