Archive for the ‘Sports/Soccer/CPL’ Category

Valour edges FC Edmonton with late Musse winner

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Ali Musse's first CPL goal was the only goal scored, as Valour FC topped FC Edmonton 1-0 on Sunday in Canadian Premier League play.

Strong 2nd half propels Wanderers past Pacific

Saturday, June 1st, 2019

Down 1-0 at half-time, HFX Wanderers FC mounted a two-goal comeback to defeat Pacific FC 2-1 at a packed Wanderers Grounds on Saturday, with Akeem Garcia and Luis Alberto Perea finding the back of the net on either end of the hour mark to take all three points out of this tilt.

Pacific FC cross the country in search of a winning formula

Friday, May 31st, 2019

As road trips go, this is a monster. It's a seven-hour flight for Pacific FC from Victoria to meet the Wanderers in Halifax. As Nigel Reed writes, the winless-in-four PFC better make it worth its while.

Watch Canadian Premier League: Pacific FC at HFX Wanderers

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Watch CBC Sports coverage of the Canadian Premier League match between Pacific FC and HFX Wanderers.

Cavalry stays perfect with shutout win over HFX Wanderers

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Cavalry FC remained undefeated atop of the table in the Canadian Premier League's Spring season after beating HFX Wanderers FC 2-0 at Spruce Meadows on Saturday.

Forge takes wild 905 Derby following lightning delay

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Goals from Chris Nanco and Tristan Borges following a 75-minute lightning delay gave Forge FC a 2-0 905 Derby win over York9 FC in the first Canadian Premier League match held at York Lions Stadium.

In the CPL, there’s the Cavalry FC — and then everyone else

Friday, May 24th, 2019

The Cavalry charge is in full cry. Heading into the weekend, and another home game against HFX Wanderers, the Cavs have opened up a cavernous five-point lead at the top of the standings. As Nigel Reed writes, it's a dominant statement of intent from a team that is ambitious offensively and solid on defence.

York9 advance in Canadian Championship qualifying with inaugural win

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

York9 FC is moving on in the Canadian Championship after taking down A.S. Blainville 1-0 in the second leg of their Round 1 tie Wednesday.

Watch Canadian Premier League: Forge FC at York FC

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Watch CBC Sports coverage of the Canadian Premier League match between York FC and Forge FC.

Cavalry edge Edmonton in battle of Alberta rivals

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Cavalry FC rolled its CPL win streak to four victories in a row on Saturday courtesy of a 1-0 win over rivals FC Edmonton in the first edition of Al Classico, with Cavs striker Jordan Brown scoring the only goal of the game on a rainy afternoon at Spruce Meadows.