Canada News

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Canada lining up World Cup 2026 bid

ESPN staff | January, 24 2014

The Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) has talked up plans to put forward a bid to host the World Cup in 2026. • World Cup Daily: Friday The North American nation, who are ranked 111th in the world, have only ever participated in one Wor...

Friendly: United States frustrated by Canada

ESPN staff | June, 4 2012

Canada relied on staunch defence to hold CONCACAF rivals the United States to a 0-0 draw in their international friendly at BMO Field on Sunday evening.

Hart appointed Canada's interim coach

April, 17 2009

Stephen Hart has been appointed coach of Canada's soccer team for the rest of the year.

Dale Mitchell fired as Canada's head coach

March, 27 2009

Dale Mitchell was fired Friday as the national soccer coach of Canada, which has not played in the World Cup since 1986.

Canada, Costa Rica reach Gold Cup quarters

June, 5 2007

Canada beat Haiti 2-0 and Costa Rica beat Guadeloupe 1-0 on Monday to book their places in the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarter-finals.

Injury puts Petit out of Portugal squad

March, 20 2005

Benfica midfielder Armando Petit will miss Portugal's friendly against Canada next week and their World Cup qualifier against Slovakia on March 30 after sustaining a rib injury on Saturday.

Davis one of few pluses for Sanchez

February, 10 2005

Steve Davis looks likely to retain his place in the Northern Ireland team to face England in a World Cup qualifier at Old Trafford on March 26.

Sanchez seeks home improvement

February, 8 2005

Lawrie Sanchez is in it for the long haul with Northern Ireland - but first of all he wants a taste of home slickness.

N.Ireland to host Canada friendly

December, 10 2004

Northern Ireland will host Canada in a friendly international on February 9, the Irish Football Association said on Friday. Canada last visited Belfast in 1999 when the sides drew 1-1.

Canadian squad named for Wales

May, 22 2004

Striker Olivier Occean will be the only new face in the Canadian lineup, named on Friday, for the international friendly against Wales.

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