York United FC

Atletico Ottawa vs York United: York United FC wins in penalties

OTTAWA, ON – York United FC wins a thriller at TD Place Stadium in the nation’s capital. It was a tight game with both teams having similar shots on goal. Both teams made game-saving tackles to extend it to penalty kicks. In the penalty shootout, York was the one who came out on top. York […]

York United FC players celebrates Max Ferrari's goal against Master's Futbol Academy

Yesterday, York United (nicknamed the Nine Stripes) won big against the Master’s Futbol Academy (nicknamed the Saints). They started off their Canadian Championship campaign with a 5-0 win over Master’s Futbol Academy in the 2021 Canadian Championship. York played well defensively in the first half and only looked vulnerable at the start of the second […]

Eva Havaris talks about CANWNT finishing the 2012 Summer Olympics in third place

Eva Havaris in the second part of the interview continues to talk about leadership. She also talks about CPL and the chances of possibly having a professional woman’s soccer team in Canada. In particular, Eva Havaris talks fondly of working in the Canadian Premier League (CPL). Eva Havaris is currently the Executive Vice President and […]

Eva Havaris talks about CANWNT finishing the 2012 Summer Olympics in third place

Eva Havaris is a prominent sports businesswoman. She is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff of York United FC. Eva Havaris is also the Lead Strategist and Confidante of Eva Havaris’s Leadership Mindset Design. Eva Havaris wants to make a difference in leadership and to improve the inequality that exists between men […]

York United FC Logo.

Learn about York United FC, the new name of York region’s professional soccer team in the Canadian Premier League announced this afternoon.

CPL Island Games

This was an even game between Cavalry FC and York 9. However, Cavalry FC was slightly the better team and it showed on the scoreline. They had the better chances and threatened the backline more often than York 9. Marcus Haber Scores Game-Winning Goal for Cavalry FC Three Keys to the Game Cavalry FC Had […]

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.

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 CPL
dburzynski - Nov 6, 2019

York9 finished their first-ever season in the Canadian Premier League in third place, and with plenty of goal-scoring players making their names known.

York 9
dburzynski - Oct 3, 2019

EDITORIAL – Following York 9’s impressive 2-0 victory over Pacific FC at the Westhills Stadium in Vancouver Island September 11, an opportunity opened up for York 9 to go on a positive run as they next hosted a Valour FC side which had been struggling heading into their match. York 9 Inconsistency Continues With 4 […]

York9 inaugural season
dburzynski - Sep 13, 2019

EDITORIAL – Many questions have been asked heading into the first ever Canadian Premier League season. Which teams would coalesce quickly to become title challengers and which teams would be fighting to stay out of the basement were debates which raged into the start of the Spring Season. Answers became available with the passing of […]

Michael Veenstra - May 26, 2019

Forge FC picked up a crucial rivalry win in the Spring Season standings on Saturday. A 2-0 result was a great reward for a team that was up against an organized York 9 FC side and a rain delay that was nearly 90 minutes long. They also had to contend with whatever this is: Reasons […]

AJ Wales - May 18, 2019

York 9 battle to a scoreless draw in the first leg of the Canadian Championship. The second leg will take place this upcoming Wednesday.

Michael Veenstra - Apr 27, 2019

Nothing separated Forge FC and York 9 FC as the first ever Canadian Premier League game finished a 1-1 draw after a physical, hard-fought game.

Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Jan 31, 2019

From days gone by at Bristol City in England to playing in front of the rabid fans at Toronto FC, former player Jim Brennan has taken up his role as the first manager of York9 in the soon-to-be underway Canadian Premier League. One thing is for certain: experience is part of the gameplan.  Jim Brennan […]

Canadian Premier League
Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Jan 29, 2019

Hamilton, ON The Canadian Premier League (CPL) announced Tuesday that Forge FC will host York9 FC at Tim Hortons Field in the CPL’s inaugural match. The game is scheduled for Saturday, April 27 at 1 p.m. For fans patiently awaiting the schedule, the rest will be released at a later date. “Celebrating the launch of […]

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Gary Smith Derby

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NYCFC player Valentin Castellanos reacts after scoring against Pumas
Riley Frain - May 11, 2022

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CanMNT players, Dayne St. Clair and Junior Hoilett, celebrates World Cup berth in Toronto, Ontario

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Elias Laradi - May 11, 2022

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Kévin Cabral

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 11, 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 11, 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 […]