Due to the weather predictions of thunderstorms for June 11, 2016, all games have been cancelled.
These games will be made up at a later date.
Four Academy teams will kickoff the inaugural CSL -Youth Soccer Association 2016 season the weekend of June 11th through to the end of August.
A FIFA statistic says that one in 40 Canadians are playing soccer. That’s about the same as in Italy.
Canadians bought more than 29,000 tickets to the 2014 World Cup – more than all of the other nations that did not qualify.
Since the late nineties, soccer has ranked as the most favoured sport for children in Canada between five and 14 years of age. At that time, 32 per cent of boys and girls participating in sports were playing soccer and that number jumped to 42 per cent in 2010.
In other words, soccer is becoming a mainstream sport in Canada and young people are playing a big part in the shift.