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A CPL Fans Opinion on the State of Their Team

A CPL Fans Opinion on the State of Their Team

With over half the season behind us, most of us are tired of the same worn-out opinions from the Onesoccer commentators and want a fresh opinion on their team. So there was no one better to ask than the fans themselves. I asked one fan from each team in the CPL the exact same 4 questions … Continue reading A CPL Fans Opinion on the State of Their Team

Atlético’s Season, Sam Salter’s Form on Upswing

Atlético’s Season, Sam Salter’s Form on Upswing

Atlético Ottawa still has plenty of work left in their remaining 18 games to earn a playoff berth, but after winning their second-consecutive game with a 1-0 win over Vancouver FC, things seem to be back on the rails a little bit. On Saturday afternoon, Atléti came out of the locker room ready to rock, … Continue reading Atlético’s Season, Sam Salter’s Form on Upswing

Vancouver FC Experiencing Stagnation, Frustration After Loss to Atlético

Vancouver FC Experiencing Stagnation, Frustration After Loss to Atlético

Five points in Vancouver FC's first four games in the Canadian Premier League had an air of optimism surrounding the expansion side to begin the season, but with just two points coming in their next six games, that has quickly faded, leaving fans, players, and staff frustrated. With a chance to move clear of Atlético … Continue reading Vancouver FC Experiencing Stagnation, Frustration After Loss to Atlético

The CPL’s Winners and Losers After 8 Weeks

The CPL’s Winners and Losers After 8 Weeks

Usually, when you do this kind of thing, you're looking for an even number of winners as losers, but this season in the Canadian Premier League, there have been far more disappointments than there have positive things happening. You'll notice Vancouver FC has been omitted from this list entirely, and that's mostly because their launch … Continue reading The CPL’s Winners and Losers After 8 Weeks

Match of the Week Biases Yet Again

Match of the Week Biases Yet Again

Another season is upon which means another in-depth look at how biased the Match of the Week (MOTW) is for/against certain teams. The league's favourite team Forge, yet again leads the league in appearances with a grand total of nine. What is surprising is who comes in second place for most appearances. Both Halifax Wanderers … Continue reading Match of the Week Biases Yet Again

CPL Power Rankings Week 3 – Forge Rise, Ottawa Falls Hard

CPL Power Rankings Week 3 – Forge Rise, Ottawa Falls Hard

Remember last season when it seemed like every single week left the Canadian Premier League with a new leader? It was a lot of fun, right? Well, are you up for a second round of that? So far this season - albeit only three weeks in - that's what we're getting, as you can't really … Continue reading CPL Power Rankings Week 3 – Forge Rise, Ottawa Falls Hard

CPL Power Rankings Week 2 – York Tumble, Vancouver Gets Club’s First Win

CPL Power Rankings Week 2 – York Tumble, Vancouver Gets Club’s First Win

The second week of the Canadian Premier League season has come to a close, and once again, it was an incredibly interesting week. Here's how things shake down after two weeks, and a Canadian Championship window. 8. York United Last Match: Vs. Vancouver - Loss (1-2) Last Ranking: 7th Average Vote: 8 Next Match: @ … Continue reading CPL Power Rankings Week 2 – York Tumble, Vancouver Gets Club’s First Win

Sleepy York United Surrender to Vancouver’s History

Sleepy York United Surrender to Vancouver’s History

It was always going to be a tough week for York United, but as the days wore on, it seemed as though the difficulty only increased. Plagued by injuries once again as the third match in six days approached, the reality was the Nine Stripes would be heavily handicapped. Fashioning a backline with two out-of-position … Continue reading Sleepy York United Surrender to Vancouver’s History

York Earns Quarterfinal Berth in a Gritty Canadian Championship Match

York Earns Quarterfinal Berth in a Gritty Canadian Championship Match

In the first-ever meeting between York United and Vancouver FC, the stakes could not be higher. The opportunity to host giants Vancouver Whitecaps was on the line in what would be a massive moment for both clubs. Once the dust settled, it was York who came out of it victorious - but only just. They … Continue reading York Earns Quarterfinal Berth in a Gritty Canadian Championship Match

CPL Power Rankings Week 1 – Valour Surge, Ottawa Faulter

CPL Power Rankings Week 1 – Valour Surge, Ottawa Faulter

The offseason in the Canadian Premier League is long, but still, it feels like time has flown by after Forge took home the championship at TD Place at the end of October. While the fifth season is now underway, it comes with many changes being made. FC Edmonton is no longer, British Colombia has a … Continue reading CPL Power Rankings Week 1 – Valour Surge, Ottawa Faulter