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Atletico Ottawa Canadian Championship Win Over the HFX Wanderers FC
Evan Curnew - Apr 20, 2023

ANALYSIS – The Atletico Ottawa Canadian Championship quarter-finals match was against the HFX Wanderers on April 19th. The match took place at York Lions Stadium as neither the Wanderers nor Atletico Ottawa could host the match and it was moved to a neutral location. Atletico Ottawa took the 3-1 win over HFX Wanderers to advance […]

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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 […]

Pacific FC's Pa-Modou Kah and Alessandro Hojabrpour with their CPL Awards in Toronto

ANALYSIS – The 2021 CPL Awards had some surprises as many players/coaches won the award for the first time. This might be highlighted by Pacific FC, which won two of the four awards given out on Tuesday. There was a fifth award called the Golden Boot, however, it was already determined before the awards ceremony […]

CPL Final - Forge FC vs HFX Wanderers FC - Charlottetown-PEI - Sept 19, 2020 - Championship Team Photo. (CPL-Chant Photography)

Both Hamilton Forge FC and HFX Wanderers FC were equal in the first half of the game. Hamilton Forge FC looked like the better team, but the Wanderers had the best chance in the first half. The Wanderers played well defensively to keep the ball out of the net. However, Wanderers kept turning it over […]


Learn about Pacific FC, who closed off their 2020 CPL season with the second-biggest win in CPL history against the HFX Wanderers FC.

Thomas Nef - Aug 24, 2020

CPL Island Games East Preview Special. Michael Veenstra on Forge FC, James Grossi on York 9, AJ Jakubec on Atletico Ottawa, Gary Griffiths on HFX Wanderers.

CPL Island Games
Michael Veenstra - Aug 20, 2020

A tired Forge FC side managed only a draw against HFX Wednesday night at the CPL Island Games. It was the third match in six days for Forge FC.

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EDITORIAL – The Canadian Premier League (CPL) isn’t the first time Canada has tried to launch its own national football league. In fact, the plans for creating the CPL were first put in place shortly after the closure of the ill-fated Canadian Soccer League in 1992. Lessons Learned From the First CPL Season However, after […]

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.

Canadian Premier League Valour FC
Justin Laniuk - Aug 6, 2019

n addition, a total of five cards shown to Valour FC in the second half – including an absolute meltdown by Jordan Murrell that resulted in a sending off.

Michael Veenstra - Jul 18, 2019

VICTORIA, BC (July 17, 2019) – Forge FC returned to winning ways on Saturday against Pacific FC in Victoria. Tristan Borges had a brace in the road victory, and captain Kyle Bekker had one assist in the 3-2 victory. It was an exciting game that helped set Forge up for a home test against HFX […]

Justin Laniuk - Jun 27, 2019

HALIFAX, NS. (June 26, 2019) – Valour FC’s woes continued during their penultimate match in the Canadian Premier League’s inaugural Spring Season. HFX Wanderers FC took advantage of a sloppy performance from Valour, and did enough beat the Winnipeg side 2-0 at home. Mohamed Kourouma scored on a penalty, and Akeem Garcia added an insurance […]

Michael Veenstra - May 6, 2019

Forge FC and Wanderers FC played the first professional soccer game in Nova Scotia in nearly 30 years, with the home side earning a well-deserved victory.

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CanWNT Forward, Cloé Lacasse, Scores and Helps the CanWNT Clinch Olympic Berth

ANALYSIS – In what was a memorable game for Canadian soccer, the CanWNT clinches an Olympic berth at BMO Field. Credit to Jamaica, who went out fighting, but the Canadians generated the majority of the scoring chances and were able to get turnovers in key areas of the park. Canada won this game 2-1 and […]

MLS: Colorado Rapids at Vancouver Whitecaps FC in the Whitecaps vs Colorado game
Felipe Vallejo - May 6, 2019

PREVIEW – The Vancouver Whitecaps can make up some lost ground in the table with their rescheduled match against the already-eliminated Colorado Rapids in Denver, Colorado. If the ‘Caps win this game, they can jump up to 4th on level matches with most of the teams around them. Colorado, meanwhile, will look to build towards next […]

rapids double loss week
Matt Pollard, Editor - May 6, 2019

PODCAST – Hello Colorado soccer fans. Eric Stinson joins Matt Pollard on this episode of Holding The High Line. We discuss the Rapids double loss week and look ahead to the home DGW this week. We also talk Rapids 2. Holding The High Line: Rapids Double Loss Week Holding The High Line is an independent […]

Revs draw in Chicago and secure 2023 MLS Cup playoffs spot in the process.
Jamie Rooke - May 6, 2019

The New England Revolution battled it out in Illinois over the weekend and secured a spot in the 2023 MLS Cup playoffs in the process. There has been a whirlwind of drama surrounding the club but that hasn’t prevented them from returning to Massachusetts with a point. 2023 MLS Cup Playoffs will Feature the Revolution […]

Nwsl: Portland Thorns FC at Washington Spirit, Is One of Three Players With an Increased Rating for EA FC 24 NWSL
Connor Marshall - May 6, 2019

Last year, EA Sports added women’s club teams to their roster in FIFA 23 for the first time in the series’ history. The inaugural clubs came from the Women’s Super League, Division 1 Feminine, and NWSL. Now the rebranded EA FC 24 was released for early access on Friday, September 22, and will be available […]

MLS: Toronto FC at New York City FC as NYCFC Tops Toronto FC
Joshua Davis - May 6, 2019

NYCFC are back in a Finals Series Play-Off spot following their win over Toronto FC Sunday afternoon. The final score of the match was 3-0. Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey played host to the encounter. When the game began the Canadian outfit were last in the Eastern Conference and the New York club […]

Estadio Akron, Home of Guadalajara
Joshua Davis - May 6, 2019

Tuesday night will see Guadalajara face Mazatlan F.C. in a Liga MX Apertura matchup with big implications for both clubs. A win for the hosts could see them move ahead of either Pumas, Atlas or Juarez in their continued bid to secure a Final Series spot rather than settle for a play-off position. The visitors, […]

MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Real Salt Lake on September 23, 2023
Felipe Vallejo - May 6, 2019

SANDY, UTAH – It was another back-to-back defeat for the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday, as they succumbed to a 2-1 defeat at the hands of a Jefferson Savarino-less Real Salt Lake in Sandy, Utah.  This now makes it the second time the Whitecaps have lost to RSL in the league. “Soft” Whitecaps Succumb to Real Salt […]