Ontario teams return from Nationals with three medals


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October 16, 2019
National Championships
Men’s National team
Ontario Soccer Summit tickets
Regional League Championships
Toronto FC tickets on sale
HUB International Presents: Session Prep
Soccer Fitness Trainer Diploma Level 2
Provincial Screening
All Abilities Soccer Webinar
OSCAR Updates
League1 grads in CPL final
Academy Cup
OPDL Charity Shield
Ontario Soccer Strategic Plan video
2019-2021 Strategic Plan
Membership Benefits
Upcoming Events
Ontario Soccer Summit tickets on sale
Oct. 23

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Ontario teams win one Gold and two Silvers at Toyota National Championships
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Ontario teams brought home a gold medal and a pair of silver medals from the Toyota National Championships.

Ottawa TFC Academy won the Girls U-17 Cup in Charlottetown, PEI.

Woodbridge SC settled for silver after narrowly falling to Calgary’s Foothills 1-0.

Ottawa St. Anthony went undefeated through group play but fell to Surrey’s Central City Breakers 2-0 in the Gold Medal game.

Click here to find out more about the Toyota National Championship results.

Find more coverage from Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, Day 5.


Canada delivers historic 2-0 win over USA at home fortress in Toronto
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Canada delivered a historic 2-0 victory over USA in the Concacaf Nations League with Alphonso Davies and Toronto’s Lucas Cavallini scoring second-half goals at BMO Field in Toronto.

The victory keeps Canada in first place in Group A of Concacaf Nations League and earns them 18 points on the FIFA rankings, moving them into sixth place among the Concacaf nations on the FIFA World Rankings.

Click here to read more about this exciting result.


One week left until Ontario Soccer Summit tickets go on sale and speakers revealed
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The city of Hamilton will play host to the 2020 Ontario Soccer Summit at Redeemer University College.

Ontario Soccer with the Hamilton and District Soccer Association is set to deliver an event even better than the last with a roster of amazing speakers including headliners FIFA vice president and CONCACAF President Victor Montagliani.

Click here to find out how to take advantage of early bird and group pricing.

Click here to watch the Ontario Soccer Summit preview video.


Regional League Championships settled in Guelph
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The Regional League Championships were decided over the weekend at the University of Guelph.

The winner of each of the Youth Regional Leagues in Ontario participated in this competition to determine the Regional League Champions in the U-14, U-15 U-16 and U-17 boys and girls, divisions.

Click here to find the results and photos from the weekend.


Playoff tickets to Toronto FC still available. Purchase yours today
Toronto FC secured a home start to the 2019 MLS Cup Playoff on Sunday with a win over Columbus Crew SC.

And after a quick scheduling change, they will now play under the lights at BMO Field with a 6 pm kick-off on Oct. 19.

Tickets are still available but selling quickly.

Click here for more on the matchup and how to get tickets.


HUB International Presents: Session Prep – 11v11 Initial Game
HUB International and Ontario Soccer are proud to present a series of Coaching Development videos targeted at helping coaches of all levels.

The HUB International Session Prep series focuses on different topics relevant to educating today’s coaches further.

This week’s video will demonstrate how a coach can set up an 11v11 game. This activity will allow coaches to have the most realistic game settings possible in order to prepare their team for a competitive game.

Click here to watch this week’s video.

Click here to watch all 12 videos in the Session Prep series.


Register for the Soccer Fitness Trainer Diploma Level 2
Ontario Soccer is pleased to announce the date and location of the upcoming Soccer Fitness Trainer Diploma Level 2.

This is a diploma course produced by Ontario Soccer, as a second level to the Soccer Fitness Trainer Diploma Level 1 courses, which combine theoretical and practical components of Soccer Fitness Training.

Click here for more information and how to register.


Selections announced for Provincial Screening
Ontario Soccer is pleased to announce the selections for the Provincial Screening Competition in October.

The Provincial Program is available to all Ontario Soccer registered players who are competing at either a U14, U15 or U16 age group.

The Provincial Program focuses on player screening, talent identification and benchmarking players through competition.

Click here to find out this year’s selections.


Webinar – All Abilities Soccer: Where do we start?
Matt Greenwood, the Executive Director of Pickering Soccer, hosted a webinar on All Abilities in Soccer – Where to Start.

This webinar is intended for anyone designated in a club to lead program development or inclusion, or for anyone with a real passion for All Abilities in sport.

Click here for more information or to watch this webinar.


Find the latest updates on OSCAR
Ontario Soccer has added an additional page to its website where regular updates and changes to OSCAR can be found for those who are active in using the registration platform on a more consistent basis.

Recently, there have been updates, support insights, tip of the week and spotlight on an Ontario club.

Click here to read more about OSCAR and how to find updates.


League1 Ontario grads ready to shine in CPL final
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With the Canadian Premier League final just weeks away, it’s important to recognize where the finalists have developed their players from.

The Forge FC and Cavalry FC feature core groups of players from two district player development pathways – Sigma FC of League1 Ontario has played an integral part in the makeup of the Forge in year one.

Click here to read more about the role League1 Ontario and Sigma have played in moving players along the development pathway.


Academy Cup wraps up for three divisions, one more still to come
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The Ontario Academy Soccer League culminated recently at the first-ever Academy Cup which saw three of the academy divisions lift silverware in the U-14, U-16 and U-17 boys divisions.

“Congratulations to the winners of the Cup finals,” said Gary Miller, Ontario Soccer Director of Soccer Operations. “It is great to see the private Academies prepare players and compete at the OASL level. Continue the development in preparation for 2020.”

Click here to find out who won the Academy Cups.


OPDL caps sixth season in style with Charity Shield Showdown
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Ontario Soccer’s Ontario Player Development League (OPDL), presented by Toronto FC, officially wrapped up its sixth season, as the OPDL Charity Shield match-ups took place at the Ontario Soccer Centre.

The top teams from the boys and girls U-14, U-15 and U-17 divisions competed in one game finals, in front of a packed house at the venue in Vaughan.

As well as a great opportunity for scouts to see Ontario’s talent up close, the OPDL Charity Shield also raises money for charity.

This year, over $7,000 was raised and the winning teams will now donate a portion of the proceeds to their charities of choice.

Click here to find out who won the Charity Shields and find all the match coverage from the weekend.


WATCH – Ontario Soccer Strategic Plan: Reflections and Ambitions
Ontario Soccer announced its 2019-2021 Strategic Plan early in 2019.

At the Ontario Soccer Summit, delegates got a first look back on the recent successes at Ontario Soccer and a deeper dive into the areas Ontario Soccer will target over the next three years.

Click here to watch the Ontario Soccer Strategic Plan: Reflections and Ambitions.


Ontario Soccer releases 2019-2021 Strategic Plan
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Ontario Soccer is pleased to announce its, Board of Directors approved new Strategic Plan for 2019-2021, which will serve as a road map for soccer in the province over the next three years.

The Strategic Plan will focus on four key areas of the sport and within those areas, each have three Strategic Initiatives where Ontario Soccer will look at tackling opportunities on and off the field.

Click here to read more about the 2019-2021 Strategic Plan.


What are the benefits of being an Ontario Soccer member?
As the third-largest youth sports organization in Canada, Ontario Soccer is proud to serve a massive membership of over half a million Ontarians.

Our organization develops, supports and delivers programs and services throughout Ontario in partnership with grassroots communities, Clubs, Districts, Private Academies and many more.

Click here to read more about the benefits of being a member of Ontario Soccer.

Click here to read the 2018 Annual Report.



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