Soccer Canada names final third-round qualifying roster

Canadian national soccer team head coach Stephen Hart announced his roster for the mid-October FIFA World Cup qualifying matches on Thursday. The 21 players on the squad will host Cuba at BMO Field on Oct. 12, and then travel to Honduras’ Estadio Olimpico in San Pedro Sula to finish off the third round of qualifiers […]

FIFA to hold hearing over Sinclair’s comments

Canada forward Christine Sinclair was scheduled to have her FIFA disciplinary case heard on Friday over critical comments that she made in regards to the refereeing after losing to the United States at the London Olympics. Canada was defeated 4-3 in heart-breaking fashion back on Aug. 6 in the semi-finals. The United States went on […]

Spain back on track after 2-0 win over Honduras

David Villa scored two goals to lead Spain past Honduras 2-0 in World Cup action Monday in South Africa. With the victory, the Spanish side can breathe a sigh of relief after suffering an abysmal loss to Switzerland in their opening match last week. Villa started the festivities in the 17th minute on a beautiful […]

Italy disappoints with a draw against Paraguay

As expected, the World Cup Group F game opener saw two of the best defensive teams in the tournament with Italy and Paraguay playing to a 1-1 draw at the Green Point Stadium in Cape Town on Monday. The defending champions were shocked by the South Americans in the first half when defender Antolin Alcaraz […]