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  1. Vancouver Likely to Host Next Round of World Cup Qualifying in NovemberRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Waking The Red

    British Columbia hasn't hosted a men's national team game for more than a decade. But baring some unforeseen circumstances the first match of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying round 4 will be in Vancouver.

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  2. Canada Men's National Team Focusing Internally Ahead of Belize MatchRead the original story

    Yesterday | Waking The Red

    As an opponent Belize are difficult to scout, but Canada is only worried about themselves ahead of round 3 of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers. Canada's men's national soccer team admit to not knowing much about Belize, tomorrow's opponent in round 3 of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers.

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  3. Canada calls up nine MLS players to face BelizeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Soccer America

    Leading Rookie of the Year candidate Cyle Larin and 2014 winner Tesho Akindele are among nine Canadian MLS players summoned for a Concacaf World Cup qualifying series against Belize. Head coach Benito Floro has named 22 players for games against Belize to be played Sept.

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  4. Canadian veterans return for World Cup qualifying series against BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Globe and Mail

    Veteran midfielders Atiba Hutchinson and Will Johnson are back in the Canadian fold for a World Cup qualifying series against Belize. Hutchinson, arguably Canada's best player, missed out on the Gold Cup in July due to injury.

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  5. Adekugbe, Teibert Called Up For World Cup Qualifying vs. BelizeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Eighty Six Forever

    Two of Vancouver's Homegrown contingent will join the Canadian men's national team in preparations for a two-legged series in September. Now that the Voyageurs Cup party has died down somewhat, it's time to put our focus on other competitions of importance to the Canadian soccer fan - World Cup qualifying, for example.

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  6. Atiba Hutchinson, left, and Emre Can of Liverpool fight for the ball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | CTV

    Veteran midfielders Atiba Hutchinson and Will Johnson are back in the Canadian fold for a World Cup qualifying series against Belize. Hutchinson, arguably Canada's best player, missed out on the Gold Cup in July through injury.

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  7. Hutchinson, Johnson back with CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | DurhamRegion.com

    Veteran midfielders Atiba Hutchinson and Will Johnson are back in the Canadian fold for a World Cup qualifying series against Belize. Hutchinson, arguably Canada's best player, missed out on the Gold Cup in July through injury.

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  8. Floro names roster for World Cup qualifiers against BelizeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Waking The Red

    Floro is set to once again turn to a strong youth presence having included a number of young players in his squad for the upcoming games against Belize. Will Johnson and Atiba Hutchinson are set to return to the Canadian Men's National Team as they were included in Benito Floro's 22-man roster that was announced on Thursday afternoon.

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  9. First Toronto FC captain honoured for play on both sides of the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Weyburn Review

    Jim Brennan attends a press conference at Toronto FC to announce his retirement as a player and his appointment as assistant to General Manager Mo Johnston, in Toronto on April 7, 2010. Jim Brennan left home at 17 to pursue his soccer dream.

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  10. First Toronto FC captain honoured for play on both sides of the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jim Brennan left home at 17 to pursue his soccer dream. His original destination was Glasgow Celtic but the manager got fired on the eve of his arrival, ending the Scottish powerhouse's interest.

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  11. A study in perseverance, goalkeeper Pat Onstad heads to Soccer Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Brandon Sun

    Goalkeeper Pat Onstad goes through drills during a practice with the Canadian men's soccer team Wednesday, June 18, 2008 in Montreal. The six-foot-four, 215-pound goalkeeper from Vancouver didn't get a chance to showcase his skills in Major League Soccer until 35, an age that usually signals the end of an elite career not the beginning.

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  12. Pat Onstad, a soccer study in perseveranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | DurhamRegion.com

    The six-foot-four, 215-pound goalkeeper from Vancouver didn't get a chance to showcase his skills in Major League Soccer until 35, an age that usually signals the end of an elite career not the beginning. He went on to win MLS titles in 2003 with San Jose and '06 and '07 with Houston and was named the league's top 'keeper in 2003 and 2005.

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  13. Kara Lang honoured for a stellar soccer career cut short by injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    Canada's forward Kara Lang reacts after losing 2-1 to the United States in a women's quarterfinal soccer match at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Shanghai, Friday, Aug. 15, 2008. Jim Brennan, Lang and Pat Onstad highlight the Class of 2015 for Canada's Soccer Hall of Fame.

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  14. Canada defeated 3-1 by ArmeniaRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2012 | Times-Herald

    Canada started brightly but eventually paid the price for some slack play as Brazilian-born Marcos Pizzelli scored twice to give Armenia a 3-1 win in a soccer friendly Wednesday.Captain Kevin McKenna gave Canada a fifth-minute lead at Tsirio Stadium but the Armenians took control as the game wore on and had far more scoring chances. "We still have a lot of work to do but I'm really happy we played this game because the quality of the opposition, the way they played, the speed at which they played at was fast," coach Stephen Hart said.

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  15. Coach defends Canada after Gold Cup exit in 0-0 draw with Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    David Edgar of Canada battles for the ball against David Ramirez of Costa Rica during the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer action in Toronto on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Aaron Vincent Elkaim David Edgar of Canada battles for the ball against David Ramirez of Costa Rica during the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer action in Toronto on Tuesday, July 14, 2015.

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  16. Lang honoured for stellar soccer careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | DurhamRegion.com

    Kara Lang was always ahead of her time so perhaps entering Canada's Soccer Hall of Fame at 28 is just par for the course. Lang was just 15 when she debuted for Canada on March 1, 2002.

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  17. Kara Lang honoured for a stellar soccer career cut short by injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Lethbridge Herald

    Canada's forward Kara Lang reacts after losing 2-1 to the United States in a women's quarterfinal soccer match at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Shanghai, Friday, Aug. 15, 2008. Jim Brennan, Lang and Pat Onstad highlight the Class of 2015 for Canada's Soccer Hall of Fame.

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  18. Kara Lang leads trio into Canadian Soccer Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | CBC News

    Former Canadian women's soccer player Kara Lang is being inducted into the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame. Lang was just 15 when she debuted for Canada on March 1, 2002, Lang went on to win 92 caps and score 35 goals in a stellar soccer career that was cut short at age 24 by serious knee injuries.

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  19. Home is Where the Heart Breaks: Canada Eliminated from Gold Cup After Costa Rica DrawRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Waking The Red

    It was their best performance of the tournament, potentially of the Benito Floro era, but it wasn't enough to see Canada to their goal of reaching the CONCACAF Gold Cup knockout stages. For a moment it seemed like Canada had pulled off the upset against Costa Rica.

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  20. Coach defends Canada after Gold Cup exit in 0-0 draw with Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    In a lengthy news conference following Canada's early exit from the Gold Cup, coach Benito Floro defended his team's progress, pointed to the problems Canadian soccer faces and said how proud he was of his players. A 0-0 draw Tuesday night with Costa Rica slammed the door on Canada's progress at the CONCACAF championship.

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