BC Soccer News, Monday, July 6, 2015

FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Sunday, July 5 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP FINAL UNITED STATES 5  JAPAN  2 BC PLACE STADIUM, VANCOUVER USA thumps Japan in Women’s World Cup final – Sportsnet A remarkable hat trick from captain Carli Lloyd propelled the United States to a 5-2 win over Japan in the FIFA Women’s World Cup […]

Our View: Surrey Permits For Pickup Soccer Violates Public Rights

– Bill Currie, BC Soccer Web On Friday, we learned of a disturbing incident involving Surrey RCMP and a local bylaw officer called to a park at Brookside Elementary School to break up a game of pickup soccer. The incident was captured on video by one of the participants and can be seen here. Their […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, July 3-5, 2015

FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Sunday, July 5 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP FINAL UNITED STATES vs. JAPAN 4:00 PM – BC PLACE STADIUM, VANCOUVER Saturday, July 4 THIRD PLACE MATCH GERMANY 0 ENGLAND 1 (EXTRA TIME) COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON BC Soccer News, Weekend, July 3-5, 2015 Wambach: All I want to do is win – FIFA […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, July 2, 2015

FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Sunday, July 5 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP FINAL UNITED STATES vs. JAPAN 4:00 PM – BC PLACE STADIUM, VANCOUVER Saturday, July 4 THIRD PLACE MATCH GERMANY vs. ENGLAND 1:00 PM – COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON BC Soccer News, Thursday, July 2, 2015 Stoppage-time own goal sinks England; Japan to final – The […]

BC Soccer News, July 1, 2015

DAYS 25-26 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP SEMI FINALS Wednesday, July 1 JAPAN  vs. ENGLAND 4:00 PM – COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON Tuesday, June 30 UNITED STATES 2  GERMANY 0 OLYMPIC STADIUM, MONTREAL BC Soccer News, July 1, 2015 USA beats Germany to reach Women’s World Cup final – Newsday The Americans will have to wait until […]

BC Soccer News, June 30, 2015

DAYS 25-26 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP SEMI FINALS Tuesday, June 30 UNITED STATES 2  GERMANY 0 OLYMPIC STADIUM, MONTREAL Wednesday, July 1 JAPAN  vs. ENGLAND 4:00 PM – COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON BC Soccer News, June 30, 2015 Germany vs. USA semifinal: A battle of the best – Sportsnet When the draw for the FIFA Women’s […]

BC Soccer News, Monday, June 29, 2015

PLAYER DEVELOPMENT (EDITOR’S NOTE: In the wake of Canada’s loss in the Women’s World Cup, TSN analyst & UEFA PRO coaching candidate Jason deVos penned a thoughtful and important article on Canadian player development. We’ll be keeping this article here all week. We think every player, coach, administrator and soccer parent should read it and […]

Kamloops Youth Soccer House League Playoff Results

The Kamloops Youth Soccer Association (KYSA) crowned nine champions today at the association’s House League playoffs at McArthur Island. Fifty boys and girls teams from U13 to U18 were vying for bragging rights and the chance to be called league champions for the 2015 season. Preliminary round games were held Saturday. Final and consultation round […]

Across the border, the 2004s begin Making their Mark

– Submitted by Edward Pereira Over the last few years, the 2004 generation of Canadian players have benefited from a truly development-minded set of coaches. Rival clubs or not, the development team coaches in this age group across the Lower Mainland maintain an informal telephone and email list and use it continuously to set up […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, June 26-28, 2015

DAYS 21-23  FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Saturday, June 27 ENGLAND  2   CANADA  1 BC PLACE, VANCOUVER AUSTRALIA  0  JAPAN  1 COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON Friday, June 26 GERMANY 1  FRANCE  1 (GERMANY  WINS ON PENALTIES 5-4) OLYMPIC STADIUM, MONTREAL CHINA 0  UNITED STATES 1 LANSDOWNE STADIUM, OTTAWA Canada show heart and fight as they bow […]