CPL Quarter-Season Power Rankings

With week seven of the 2022 CPL season in the history books, we have now officially reached the quarter season mark in the season. Jostling for position ahead of the next seven games and beyond are the eight teams below, and before we go into week eight, here is where I think they stand in… Continue reading CPL Quarter-Season Power Rankings

13th Man Sports’ CPL Team of the Week – Week 7

Another week has wrapped up in the CPL, and we saw all eight teams play off against each other on this exciting weekend. With some teams preparing for their Canadian cup matchups next week, we saw some players sit this week, while giving opportunities to other players who may usually see the bench. This week… Continue reading 13th Man Sports’ CPL Team of the Week – Week 7

Nations League Is Important for Canada, CONCACAF

Everyone in the soccer world is aware of Canada's impressive world cup qualifying run. Topping the table over CONCACAF powerhouses in the likes of Mexico and the U.S.A., Canada finished first with 28 points and an 8-4-2 record, while only allowing seven goals against in the 14 games played. Now being drawn into a group… Continue reading Nations League Is Important for Canada, CONCACAF

3 Winners and 3 Losers Six Weeks Into the CPL Season

The CPL season is nearly a quarter of the way through and as talked about last week, trends and patterns are starting to emerge and take shape throughout the league. Now it's time for a closer look at the six players/teams that have stood out so far, three for the right reasons (winners), and three… Continue reading 3 Winners and 3 Losers Six Weeks Into the CPL Season

13th Man Sports CPL Team of the Week – Week 6

Week six of the Canadian Premier League wrapped up on Sunday evening, leaving the CPL table very tight. All eight teams played in exciting games on the weekend, which included Pacific FC beating FC Edmonton 2-1 to stay top of the table and leaving FC Edmonton at the bottom still searching for their first win.… Continue reading 13th Man Sports CPL Team of the Week – Week 6

Five Takeaways Five Weeks Into the CPL Season

The Canadian Premier League is now over a month into the season, and so far, it's been great to have Canada’s domestic soccer league back. While there’s undoubtedly a lot of soccer still to be played between now and the playoffs beginning, there have been some clear trends being moulded this season, and it will… Continue reading Five Takeaways Five Weeks Into the CPL Season

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

CPL Round-Up – Week 5 

It was a very entertaining and important week in the CPL, going into week five. After a COVID-19 postponement last week, Valour finally played a game at IG Field, and Atlético Ottawa hosted Pacific, knowing a win would see them join the current champions at the top of the CPL table. But to kick off… Continue reading CPL Round-Up – Week 5 

Callum Irving Steals Show as Pacific Defeat Atlético

For the first time in Pacific FC's history, they made the trip to Ottawa on Saturday evening, as they took on Atlético Ottawa. It was the first meeting of the two sides in the 2022 CPL season, and it came with an elevated level of importance, with Ottawa being just three points behind Pacific when… Continue reading Callum Irving Steals Show as Pacific Defeat Atlético

Atlético Ottawa Looking to Regain Winning Form

Atlético Ottawa started the season in dominant fashion, winning their season-opener against Cavalry FC, and following that up with a win over HFX Wanderers just a week later. Sitting atop the Canadian Premiere League table, Atlético played their third home game of the season against Valour FC, suffering a catastrophic 6-1 defeat. Last week in… Continue reading Atlético Ottawa Looking to Regain Winning Form