U Soccer Update: CanWest teams pursuing friendlies and local leagues

Canada West teams are back in action, albeit not U SPORTS sanctioned. Continue reading U Soccer Update: CanWest teams pursuing friendlies and local leagues

A Banner is the Best Revenge: A Look Back At UQTR’s Soccer Title

Trois-Rivières, QC- They were on track for a dream season until falling in the provincial final, but where some teams would fold under the disappointment, Les Patriotes seemed to take their RSEQ loss as fuel. They packed it with them as they headed towards their victor’s home on their hunt for their first ever national title.  Men’s Soccer- Champions at Last For the first time … Continue reading A Banner is the Best Revenge: A Look Back At UQTR’s Soccer Title

There’s a problem Canada’s MLS player development model, and U SPORTS is here to fix it

Vancouver, BC- There is a hole in Canadian soccer player development. Many of the country’s top players are a part of academies operated by teams in Major League Soccer, although few make it to the pinnacle of their organization.  After not being able to crack an MLS roster, many of these players turn to collegiate soccer, however, this exposes a greater problem inside MLS Canadian … Continue reading There’s a problem Canada’s MLS player development model, and U SPORTS is here to fix it

U Sports Soccer: The OUA are bringing the heat to Montreal

Carleton Ravens The Carleton Ravens have had a memorable season already. They captured the OUA title for the first time since 2006, and boast a roster that could legitimately challenge for the national title. While the ravens failed to beat out the york lions in the regular season, the OUA final was a different story. At no point during the final match did the ravens … Continue reading U Sports Soccer: The OUA are bringing the heat to Montreal

U Sports Men’s Soccer: A look at the Western flavour on display at National Championships

After they both reached the finals of the Canada West Men’s Soccer this past weekend, it meant that UBC and University of Calgary earned a spot at next week’s National Championships, which will be held in Montreal. After surviving a pair of tense semi-final matches, as Calgary staved off Mount Royal, while UBC cruised past Saskatchawan, they now find themselves at the end of the … Continue reading U Sports Men’s Soccer: A look at the Western flavour on display at National Championships