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ANALYSIS – The 2022 CPL–U Sports Draft took place yesterday virtually. The players were selected from U Sports, who are athletes playing in Canadian universities across the country. There was a selection of 40 players that CPL teams had a chance to draft, with only 16 of them getting drafted. 2022 CPL–U Sports Draft Review […]

Marcus Velado
Thomas Nef - Feb 16, 2020

INTERVIEW – Last Word on Soccer interviewed Marcus Velado on September 26, 2019. Marcus Velado: I Want to get That U-20 Call-Up 1. How do you analyze your first pro season so far? “I think it’s a really good experience for me. Signing at such a young age – at 17. Signing a professional contract […]

Lars Hirschfeld
Thomas Nef - Feb 15, 2020

INTERVIEW – Lars Hirschfeld is a former Canadian International who played in Europe and the current Goalkeeper coach of FC Edmonton. Last Word on Soccer spoke with Lars Hirschfeld on September 15, 2019. Lars Hirschfeld: Closer to match day the intensity in training slows down 1. Was coaching something you’d always wanted to do after […]

Scott Gilroy FC Edmonton
Thomas Nef - Feb 13, 2020

INTERVIEW – Last Word on Soccer spoke to FC Edmonton Physiotherapist Scott Gilroy on September 10, 2019. FC Edmonton Physiotherapist Scott Gilroy: Sports Science is a CPL Priority 1. How did this job opportunity come to fruition and specially in the sport that you love? “It all kind of started with treating a few of […]

Ramon Soria
Thomas Nef - Feb 11, 2020

INTERVIEW – This past September 7, 2019, Last Word on Soccer spoke with Ramon Soria of FC Edmonton. Ramon Soria: From Villarreal to Canada 1. Your formation was at Villarreal, A club relatively known worldwide speaking. Did you play with any players that made it far or even a first team of a La Liga […]

fc edmonton revived

EDITORIAL – FC Edmonton fans know that 2019 was a big year for Edmonton. For the first time, the only teams they played against were Canadian with local rivalries with both Cavalry FC (Calgary) and Valour FC (Winnipeg). It was a big if a not bigger deal for Edmonton fans than for other Canadian Premier […]

FC Edmonton
Joe McMaster - Sep 3, 2019

FC Edmonton’s defensive play garners a point as FC Edmonton traveled to Halifax. Marcelin, Temguia, Esua and James played key roles in earning the single.

Bruno Zebie
Joe McMaster - Aug 16, 2019

Bruno Zebie came home to FC Edmonton to take a chance to prove a point. Having made a pact with teammates, he left Foothills to join FC Edmonton

York9 inaugural season
Joe McMaster - Aug 11, 2019

EDMONTON, AB. – FC Edmonton got handed a big opportunity to catch Cavalry FC and York 9 and move into CPL first place, as both teams failed to win on Saturday afternoon. HFX Wanderers pulled off a 0-0 draw with Cavalry, while Valour toppled York 2-0, getting an extra-time game-clinching empty-net goal. FC Edmonton Move […]

Tony Tchani
Joe McMaster - Aug 7, 2019

EDMONTON, AB. (August 7, 2019) – On the final day of the Canadian transfer window, veteran MLS midfielder, Tony Tchani, signed with FC Edmonton.  In mid-July, Jeff Paulus, Head Coach for the Eddies, had told Last Word on Soccer he intended on signing another player soon. Veteran MLS midfielder, Tony Tchani, signs with FC Edmonton […]

Joe McMaster - Jul 19, 2019

FC Edmonton is expecting to sign a new player next week. The fall season started, the transfer window open, it is an opportune time to make additions. Joe McMaster spoke with head coach Jeff Paulus about a potential addition.

Weather Delay Valour FC
Joe McMaster - Jul 18, 2019

EDMONTON, ALBERTA (July 17, 2019) – FC Edmonton hosted Valour FC from Winnipeg on Wednesday evening for their Fall Season home opener in the Canadian Premier League.  This CPL weather delay match a second match between these two teams. CPL Weather Delay: Valour FC Match vs Edmonton On Wednesday evening, kickoff did not occur for […]

Forge FC
Michael Veenstra - Jul 8, 2019

Forge FC dropped their Fall Opener against FC Edmonton on Saturday. Forge FC goalkeeper Triston Henry’s second-half own goal was the difference.

FC Edmonton
Joe McMaster - Jun 27, 2019

FC Edmonton won their second consecutive game on Wednesday against Forge FC. This is their first home win. They look claim third spot against HFX on Monday.

fc edmonton revived
Joe McMaster - Jun 23, 2019

FC Edmonton put forth a team effort at Pacific FC on Sunday. An all around effort contributed to three goals for the Eddie’s second win of the season.

FC Edmonton York9
Joe McMaster - Jun 21, 2019

FC Edmonton draws with York 9 on the road. With three games left, Jeff Paulus focuses on improving on key skills to get ready for the Fall Season

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jamie rooke - Jan 22, 2022

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Harvey Cruz - Jan 22, 2022

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jamie rooke - Jan 22, 2022

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Rob Jalón - Jan 22, 2022

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