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June 6, 2018
Centre Circle Awards
Annual General Meeting
The Robbie
Masters Provincials
Canadian Championship
League1 Ontario recap
Joe Fletcher
LTOD Fitness Training videos
Ontario Soccer partners
Canada vs Germany
C License Course
Canada v Germany Roster
Canadian Men’s Soccer
Accessible Soccer
Sheldon Kennedy on abuse in sport
Upcoming Events
Annual General Meeting Weekend
June 8-10

Centre Circle Awards
June 9

Click here for more Ontario Soccer events


Have you purchased your tickets to this weekend’s Centre Circle Awards?
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The Centre Circle Awards are Ontario Soccer’s highest level of recognition and are presented annually to deserving volunteers and organizations nominated on the basis of their outstanding contributions to the development of soccer in Ontario and Canada.

Ontario Soccer has announced the 2018 class of Centre Circle Award winners.

Do you know someone who won? Did someone win from your region? Come out and show support for the great volunteers who make our game run.

Click here to find out who this year’s winners are.

Click here for information on how to purchase tickets.


Ontario Soccer’s Annual General Meeting will take place this weekend
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Notice has been given that the Annual Meeting of the Members will be held Sunday, June 10, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Toronto – International Airport (Trillium Ballroom) – 970 Dixon Rd. Toronto, ON.

All active members (District Associations) and Associate Members are expected to attend. Please RSVP no later than June 1.

Click here for more information on the AGM, registering, accommodations and travel.


Registration is now open for The Robbie International Tournament
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The registration for the Robbie International Soccer Tournament / Festival is now open and teams can begin applying.

This tournament has gained worldwide recognition as the largest annual charitable youth soccer tournament/festival with over $1.6 million donated to Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

Click here for more information on the event.


Masters Provincial Soccer Championship draws are now released
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The Masters Provincial Soccer Championship draws have been finalized and teams now know their route to the finals.

The winners earn a trip to the Masters Men’s Eastern National Club Championship and the Masters Women’s Western Club Championship held in September.

Click here to find out the draws for the Men’s and Women’s Masters.



The Battle for the North kicks off Wednesday night
It will be a historic Canadian Championship opening round when AS Blainville faces League1 Ontario’s Oakville Blue Devils on June 6 at the Stade Desjardins au Centre Bois-de-Boulogne in Laval.

For the first time ever, Canada Soccer’s signature competition will feature champions from leagues in Ontario and Quebec in the First Qualifying Round to face professional side Ottawa Fury FC.

Click here for more information on the game and how to watch the match that kicks off at 7:30 p.m.


League1 Ontario strikers maintain red-hot early season form
With League1 Ontario’s matchweek five in the books, the story of two red-hot strikers continues to impress.

On the men’s side, Sigma FC’s Marcel Zajac has scored seven goals in three league matches and smashed a brace in his team’s only cup match to date.

On the women’s side, FC London’s Jade Kovacevic, has nine goals in five games and leads the women’s division once again.

Click here to get all caught up on the action in League1 Ontario.


Ontario’s Joe Fletcher prepares for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia
In the four years since receiving his appointment to a FIFA World Cup, Assistant Referee Joe Fletcher has been busy.

Fletcher, who hails from Ontario. was appointed to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil and returns to the competition after a successful cycle that included a number of successful appointments.

Click here to read about how Fletcher is preparing for the FIFA World Cup Russia.


HUB International Presents – The LTOD Fitness Training series
Ontario Soccer is proud to announce the release of the HUB International Presents – LTOD Fitness Training series.

The first eight videos in this series focus on what every match official needs to do to get themselves in shape for the season.

Click here to watch these videos and learn more about Long Term Match Official Development.


What are Ontario Soccer’s partners saying about working with us?
Ontario Soccer’s partners recently weighed in on the benefits of working with a leading Provincial Sport Organization and how this province is helping them Play, Inspire and Unite in our communities.

Click here to watch the video.

Click here for more information on becoming an Ontario Soccer partner.


The Canada vs Germany game is nearly here. Purchase your tickets
Individual tickets to Canada vs Germany Women’s International match at Tim Horton’s Field in Hamilton are on sale to the general public.

Have you purchased your tickets to the game yet?

Click here for more information on how you can get tickets.


Upcoming C License to be held at SWRSA
Ontario Soccer is pleased to announce the dates and location of an upcoming coach development opportunity.

The South-West Regional Soccer Association will host a C-License course on Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 27-28.

Click here for more information.


11 Ontario players included in Canada roster for June 10 game
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Canada Soccer has selected the 20 Women’s National Team Players who will represent the maple leaf against Germany June 10, in Hamilton.

The two-time Olympic bronze medalists will welcome Germany, the reigning Olympic Champions to Tim Hortons Field for the Sunday afternoon match, which will feature 11 players who hail from Ontario.

Click here to find out which players made the cut.


Canada Soccer selects 11 Ontario players for youth tournament
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Canada Soccer has brought together a promising group of 20 young players for the upcoming Festival International Espoirs Provence from May 26 to June 9 in France.

The squad, which has 11 Ontario players in the roster, will face a series of tough opponents as the players continue their international development towards contributing to the future success of Canada Soccer’s Men’s National Team.

Click here to read more about the tournament and find out who made the cut.


Make soccer accessible in your community
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Accessible Soccer is the beautiful game, for all.

Ontario Soccer believes that the intention of any accessible and inclusive soccer program should focus on providing an opportunity for players in their own community to discover soccer, develop skills and build friendships as part of a team.

This guide will assist clubs, academies and districts with generating awareness about Accessible Soccer as well assist with understanding the Accessibility for Ontarians with the Disabilities Act.

Click here for more on the guide and how to download it.


WATCH – Sheldon Kennedy’s discussion on abuse in sport

After a riveting special screening of Swift Current, presented by Respect in Sport, Sheldon Kennedy joined the audience at the Ontario Soccer Summit 2018 for an intimate question and answer session about the abuse he suffered as a youth athlete and how we can prevent it from happening in soccer.

A former NHL player, Kennedy has been instrumental in bringing governments, public and private sector partners together to influence policy change and improve the way child abuse is handled.

Click here to watch the discussion with Kennedy.



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