The Women’s Game is Growing: Can Canada Keep Up? (A Deeper Dive)

I was bleary-eyed when Julia Grosso struck that golden kick. The Minister of Defence, Stephanie Labbe had kept a couple Swedish strikes out of the net and Canada were Olympic Champions for the first time ever. They planned to change the colour of the medal - two consecutive Olympic bronzes - and they did. It… Continue reading The Women’s Game is Growing: Can Canada Keep Up? (A Deeper Dive)

Gibb Leads Alberta Ladies Hoopers to Canada Games Gold

The 2022 Canada Games have come to an end with Ontario leading in both Gold Medals and the overall medal count. One of the highlights of the games was the gold medal game in women's basketball. With the game tied 56-56 with about five minutes left Delaney Gibb, Miss Alberta Basketball took a Steph Curry-range… Continue reading Gibb Leads Alberta Ladies Hoopers to Canada Games Gold

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

Reasons to Be Cheerful: League 1 Canada

In 2013, the Ontario Soccer Association announced the launch of League 1 Ontario - a semi-professional league for the province and in 2014, the league had its first season. It marked the second semi-professional provincial league in Canada to be established around that time, joining the Quebec-based Première Ligue de Soccer du Québec (PLSQ) which… Continue reading Reasons to Be Cheerful: League 1 Canada

Canadians in Europe: 2021-22 Season Review – Women’s Team Edition

Having already taken a look at the core members of the Canadian Men's National Team that play in Europe and how their seasons went, it’s now time to look at the members of the Canadian Women’s National Team who also apply their trade in Europe. There were many impressive seasons on show from the women,… Continue reading Canadians in Europe: 2021-22 Season Review – Women’s Team Edition

A Year In Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 3

As the temperatures dropped and autumn set in, Canadian soccer braced itself for three months that would decide the fate of playoff ambitions, silverware, and chances of World Cup glory. Everything was on the line heading into October, but after producing arguably Canadian soccers finest hour, perhaps it's only appropriate to begin part three of… Continue reading A Year In Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 3

A Year In Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 2

Heading into the second half of the year, the excitement in Canadian Soccer was showing no signs of slowing down. The summer months gave us Canadian soccer fans lots of memorable moments. Some that will indeed last for a very long time. July July would see the Canadian MNT begin their campaign in the 2021… Continue reading A Year In Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 2

A Year in Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 1

What a year for Soccer in Canada! In the men's game, Les Rouge have been trending upwards for a while now, but in 2021, they made the world take notice. The Women’s team, not to be outdone, also made plenty of history for their own this year. For Canada’s national sides, 2021 will live long… Continue reading A Year in Review – Canadian Soccer 2021, Part 1

Canadian WNT Finishes Historic Year With Doubleheader Against Mexico

Bev Priestman‘s side went into their doubleheader against Mexico looking to end the year on a high and hopefully finish the golden year on a 15 game unbeaten run. It wouldn’t quite work out that way in Mexico City but there were still plenty of positives to take and lots of great football played by… Continue reading Canadian WNT Finishes Historic Year With Doubleheader Against Mexico

Mike Morreale, CEBL Interested In Bringing Women’s Basketball League to Canada

When it comes to professional basketball for Women, there is really only one good option, the National Women's Basketball Association. As Canadian celebrities including Drake pine for a WNBA team to play out of Toronto, little has been suggested about a Canadian League rather than just one Canadian team. The Canadian Elite Basketball League is… Continue reading Mike Morreale, CEBL Interested In Bringing Women’s Basketball League to Canada