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Toronto, ON, Canada

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Toronto FC starts work on revamping roster, declining options on Gonzalez, Zavaleta

Toronto FC, under new boss Bob Bradley, began work on revamping its roster Wednesday by declining contract options on five players including veteran d... → Read More

Canadian bantamweight Josh Hill hits the books in studying mental side of MMA game

Canadian bantamweight (Gentleman) Josh Hill had had to battle performance anxiety as well as his opponents during his mixed martial arts career. → Read More

Wilkinson lands dream job, but mindful she had to flee Canada to pursue soccer career

Rhian Wilkinson’s introduction as Portland Thorns head coach was filled with smiles and laughter, with effervescent general manager Karina LeBlanc add... → Read More

Kailen Sheridan says competition brings the best out of the Canadian women

The Canadian women look to put the finishing touches on a golden year Saturday with the first of two matches against Mexico. → Read More

It’s CONCACAF versus Oceania in Qatar 2022 World Cup intercontinental playoff

CONCACAF got a break Friday, with a draw determining that the fourth-place qualifier from North and Central America and the Caribbean will face a side... → Read More

Canadian men’s rugby sevens coach Henry Paul takes young squad to Dubai

Canada men’s rugby sevens coach Henry Paul is no stranger to Dubai, having played, coached and lived there → Read More

Canadian women’s rugby sevens team opens new World Series season in Dubai

The Canadian women’s rugby sevens team heads into the 2022 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series season with an overhauled roster and new interim coach. → Read More

Canada’s success brings attention to TFC’s domestic internationals

TORONTO - Richie Laryea and Jonathan Osorio say Canada’s success on the international front provided a welcome break from Toronto FC’s dismal season. → Read More

Toronto FC names Bob Bradley head coach and sporting director

Toronto FC has named Bob Bradley head coach and sporting director, looking to his experience and savvy to revive the franchise after a failed season. → Read More

Out of contract, veteran midfielder Nick DeLeon set to say goodbye to Toronto FC

TORONTO - After three seasons, Nick DeLeon is set to say goodbye to Toronto. → Read More

Saying time is right, Allen Vansen to step down as Rugby Canada CEO In January

CEO Allen Vansen is leaving Rugby Canada at the end of January, part of a “general reset” in the sport’s governing body → Read More

Toronto FC parts ways with caretaker coach Javier Perez

TORONTO - Javier Perez, who took over as coach from the fired Chris Armas on July 4, will not be back with Toronto FC. → Read More

Jim Brennan out as head coach, technical director of York United FC

TORONTO - York United FC has parted ways with the only coach it has ever had. → Read More

FIFA delegation wraps up visits to 2026 World Cup candidate cities with Toronto stop

TORONTO - A FIFA delegation wrapped up its visits to candidate cities for the 2026 World Cup with a stop in Toronto on Monday, having already seen Can... → Read More

Canadian cricketer Saad Bin Zafar makes history, headlines with perfect bowling day

Canadian cricketer Saad Bin Zafar is making waves and headlines around the world. → Read More

Canada’s band of brothers will be wearing different colours in cup final Sunday

Moments after Canada beat Mexico in snowy Edmonton on Tuesday, Samuel Piette had a chat with Canadian teammate Jonathan Osorio. → Read More

Forge looks to dispatch York United and move within one win of a third CPL title

In a season that has seen it travel to El Salvador, Panama and Costa Rica, Forge FC is looking to make its mark at home Sunday when it hosts York Unit... → Read More

Another soccer showdown in Alberta as Calvary FC hosts Pacific FC in CPL playoffs

Four days after Canada’s memorable World Cup qualifying win over Mexico in snowy Edmonton, there’s another soccer showdown in Alberta. → Read More

Canadian men climb to No. 40 in latest FIFA rankings, matching all-time high

Fuelled by wins over Mexico and Costa Rica, Canada has risen eight places to No. 40 in the latest FIFA world rankings, matching its highest-ever posit... → Read More

Priestman looks to extend unbeaten run in a pair of December games in Mexico

TORONTO - The Canadian women will look to extend their 12-game unbeaten run with a pair of games in Mexico. → Read More