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York United FC goalkeeper Niko Giantsopoulos in Langford, British Columbia

LANGFORD, BC – Niko Giantsopoulos came up big for York United FC with two critical saves to keep his team in the Canadian Championship. It was an impressive win as they were facing the defending North Star Shield champions, Pacific FC. Niko Giantsopoulos played a big role in York United FC’s win Three keys to […]

Pacific FC celebrates a goal at Starlight Stadium

PREVIEW – The North Star Shield will be awarded on Sunday, December. 5. Forge FC (based in Hamilton) will look to make it three in a row. This is while Pacific FC (based in Langford and in Greater Victoria) looks to win their first-ever North Star Shield. It is everything to play for each team […]

2021 Canadian Premier League Semi Finals at ATCO Field

FOOTHILLS COUNTY, AB – Pacific FC advanced to their first-ever CPL Finals appearance in club history at ATCO Field. They got this result on the road against a very tough Cavalry FC (representing Calgary) side. The same side that Pacific had problems within the Canadian Premier League regular season. However, Pacific stepped up when needed […]

Pacific FC head coach Pa-Modou Kah on October 30, 2021

PREVIEW – Pacific FC (based in Langford, British Columbia) will play their first-ever Canadian Championship semi-finals game against Toronto FC. It will be a first for Pacific, but it will be a tough order. They will face a more in-form TFC side that just got a result on the road against a good MLS side. […]


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

Valour FC score
Thomas Nef - Aug 24, 2020

CPL Island Games in a West Preview Show: Martin Bauman on Pacific FC, Steven Sandor on FC Edmonton, Sandra Prusina on Cavalry FC, Ryan Brandt on Valour FC.

CPL Forge Pacific
Michael Veenstra - Aug 22, 2020

A 97th minute goal from Kyle Bekker helped Forge FC steal a late 2-1 win against Pacific FC. Forge now sit at the top of the Canadian Premier League table.


Learn about the Canadian Premier League and the four sites the league is looking to play at. These cities include Charlottetown, Moncton and Langford.

Canadian Premier League

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 - May 13, 2019

Editorial (May 12, 2019) – FC Edmonton had their home opener for their inaugural season in the Canadian Premier League on Sunday afternoon.  They played host to Pacific FC who were playing their fourth match of the season, whilst it was only Edmonton’s second. CPL: FC Edmonton and Pacific FC Battle it Out in a […]

Michael Veenstra - May 9, 2019

Forge FC defeated Pacific FC 3-0, earning their first three points with early goals from Anthony Novak and Emery Welshman.

Karthik Balachander - May 1, 2019

Pacific FC win their first game of the Canadian premier league, against Halifax Wanderers at the WestHills Stadium in Langford, Vancouver Island.

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Karthik Balachander - Mar 22, 2019

Editorial (March 22, 2019) – As pre-season training & conditioning gathers pace, it is natural that we as fans, start looking for key players on Pacific FC’s roster. Marcel de Jong and Marcus Haber undoubtedly are the headline acts. They are almost certain to be the most authoritative voices in the dressing room, bar a […]

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The Los Angeles Galaxy were in a slump. Three straight league games without a win. Javier Chicharito Hernandez had not scored since the last El Tráfico. The team had been struggling offensively. On Wednesday night they hosted Los Angeles FC in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Maybe the magic of the cup is exactly […]

Montreal dominate Forge FC
Elias Laradi - May 25, 2022

Montreal is into the semifinals of the 2022 Canadian Championship after dominating Forge FC 3-0 thanks to Ibrahim Sunusi who scored all three goals.

HFX Wanderers FC vs Toronto FC - Wanderers Grounds

HALIFAX, NS – Toronto FC got a late-game-winner at Wanderers Grounds, which resulted in them advancing to the Canadian Championship semi-finals stage. Halifax fought valiantly, but in the end, their inability to score played a big role in how the game was decided. Toronto FC got a late winner at Wanderers Grounds Three keys to […]

CF Montreal faces FC Cincinnati: Fans cheer on the return of local MLS Soccer at Saputo Stadium in Montreal, Quebec
markmanganiello - May 25, 2022

PREVIEW – CF Montreal faces Forge FC in a rematch of last year’s Canadian Championship. This time playing at Saputo Stadium, the team from Hamilton should expect a very stiff test against probably the best Canadian team in MLS right now. CF Montreal faces Forge FC at Saputo Stadium Embed from Getty Images Montreal on […]