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    6 things you need to know about the new Canadian Premier League

    6 things you need to know about the new Canadian Premier League


    The Canadian Premier League is ready for liftoff this weekend and promises to change the face of the sport in this...

    The Canadian Premier League is ready for liftoff this weekend and promises to change the face of the sport in this country.

    Jackson-Hamel scores 2 to lead Impact over Revolution

    Jackson-Hamel scores 2 to lead Impact over Revolution


    Anthony Jackson-Hamel recorded his first two goals of the season, and the Montreal Impact scored twice over a six-minute stretch late in the second half to beat the New England Revolution 3-0 on Wednesday night at Foxborough,...

    Anthony Jackson-Hamel recorded his first two goals of the season, and the Montreal Impact scored twice over a six-minute stretch late in the second half to beat the New England Revolution 3-0 on Wednesday night at Foxborough, Mass.

    Toronto FC's Jozy Altidore sidelined 2-3 weeks with hamstring injury

    Toronto FC's Jozy Altidore sidelined 2-3 weeks with hamstring injury


    Toronto forward Jozy Altidore will be out of game action for two or three weeks with a hamstring injury. The forward leads the Major League Soccer club with five goals this...

    Toronto forward Jozy Altidore will be out of game action for two or three weeks with a hamstring injury. The forward leads the Major League Soccer club with five goals this season.

    Nani's late goal lifts Orlando City over Whitecaps

    Nani's late goal lifts Orlando City over Whitecaps


    Luis Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha scored in the closing minutes to help Orlando City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 1-0 on...

    Luis Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha scored in the closing minutes to help Orlando City beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 1-0 on Saturday.

    Union put an end to Impact's shutout streak, 3-game unbeaten run

    Union put an end to Impact's shutout streak, 3-game unbeaten run


    Cory Burke and Jamiro Monteiro each scored to help the Philadelphia beat the Montreal Impact 3-0 on Saturday for the Union's fourth win in their last five...

    Cory Burke and Jamiro Monteiro each scored to help the Philadelphia beat the Montreal Impact 3-0 on Saturday for the Union's fourth win in their last five games.

    Ronaldo stands out in Juventus' 8th consecutive Serie A title win

    Ronaldo stands out in Juventus' 8th consecutive Serie A title win


    Striker Cristiano Ronaldo played a key role in the winning goal and Juventus beat Fiorentina 2-1 Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A...

    Striker Cristiano Ronaldo played a key role in the winning goal and Juventus beat Fiorentina 2-1 Saturday to clinch a record-extending eighth straight Serie A title.

    TFC offence red-hot but defence an issue in wild win over Minnesota

    TFC offence red-hot but defence an issue in wild win over Minnesota


    Substitute Jordan Hamilton scored two goals in two minutes to give Toronto FC a 4-3 comeback win over Minnesota United on a wild Friday...

    Substitute Jordan Hamilton scored two goals in two minutes to give Toronto FC a 4-3 comeback win over Minnesota United on a wild Friday night.

    The Canadian Premier League is coming to CBC Sports

    The Canadian Premier League is coming to CBC Sports


    CBC Sports and CBCSports.ca will live stream 20 games of the Canadian Premier League, including the league's inaugural match Apr. 27 at 1 p.m. ET when Hamilton's Forge FC hosts Toronto's York9...

    CBC Sports and CBCSports.ca will live stream 20 games of the Canadian Premier League, including the league's inaugural match Apr. 27 at 1 p.m. ET when Hamilton's Forge FC hosts Toronto's York9 FC.

    Inbeom Hwang nets 1st MLS goal in Whitecaps win

    Inbeom Hwang nets 1st MLS goal in Whitecaps win


    Hwang's goal in the 27th minute was the difference as the Vancouver Whitecaps beat LAFC 1-0 to record their 1st win of the MLS...

    Hwang's goal in the 27th minute was the difference as the Vancouver Whitecaps beat LAFC 1-0 to record their 1st win of the MLS season.

    Whitecaps top LAFC for 1st win of season

    Whitecaps top LAFC for 1st win of season


    The Vancouver Whitecaps have won their first game of the season, topping Los Angeles FC 1-0 on...

    The Vancouver Whitecaps have won their first game of the season, topping Los Angeles FC 1-0 on Wednesday.

    Tottenham stuns Man City to reach semifinals

    Tottenham stuns Man City to reach semifinals


    Fernando Llorente sent Tottenham into its first European Cup semifinal in 57 years and ended Manchester City's quadruple hopes by scoring the decider in a breathtaking Champions League game that produced seven goals and saw an apparent injury-time winner...

    Fernando Llorente sent Tottenham into its first European Cup semifinal in 57 years and ended Manchester City's quadruple hopes by scoring the decider in a breathtaking Champions League game that produced seven goals and saw an apparent injury-time winner for City ruled out after a video review.

    Ajax, Barcelona move on to semis, Ronaldo denied 4th straight title

    Ajax, Barcelona move on to semis, Ronaldo denied 4th straight title


    Ajax eliminated another one of the favourites from the Champions League as it won 2-1 at Juventus on Tuesday to reach the semifinals for the first time since 1997 and end Cristiano Ronaldo's hopes of a fourth straight...

    Ajax eliminated another one of the favourites from the Champions League as it won 2-1 at Juventus on Tuesday to reach the semifinals for the first time since 1997 and end Cristiano Ronaldo's hopes of a fourth straight title.

    Kevin McKenna, Randee Hermus headed to Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

    Kevin McKenna, Randee Hermus headed to Canada Soccer Hall of Fame


    Former Canada captain Kevin McKenna and Randee Hermus have been named to the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame. McKenna, 39, won 63 caps for Canada between May 2000 and October 2012, serving as captain 27 times. A defender who could also play forward, the...

    Former Canada captain Kevin McKenna and Randee Hermus have been named to the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame. McKenna, 39, won 63 caps for Canada between May 2000 and October 2012, serving as captain 27 times. A defender who could also play forward, the Calgary native scored 11 goals.

    Canada to face Mexico, Martinique and Cuba at Gold Cup

    Canada to face Mexico, Martinique and Cuba at Gold Cup


    Canada's soccer credentials under coach John Herdman will be tested by the best CONCACAF has to offer at this summer's Gold...

    Canada's soccer credentials under coach John Herdman will be tested by the best CONCACAF has to offer at this summer's Gold Cup.

    Liverpool builds 2-0 quarter-final lead over Porto

    Liverpool builds 2-0 quarter-final lead over Porto


    Liverpool built a 2-0 lead over Porto heading into the second leg of their quarter-final thanks to first-half goals by Naby Keita and Roberto Firmino at Anfield on...

    Liverpool built a 2-0 lead over Porto heading into the second leg of their quarter-final thanks to first-half goals by Naby Keita and Roberto Firmino at Anfield on Tuesday.

    Pele returns to Brazil after being hospitalized in Paris

    Pele returns to Brazil after being hospitalized in Paris


    Pele has arrived back in Brazil after spending five days in a Paris hospital with a urinary infection. The 78-year-old soccer great landed in Sao Paulo shortly after 6 a.m. local...

    Pele has arrived back in Brazil after spending five days in a Paris hospital with a urinary infection. The 78-year-old soccer great landed in Sao Paulo shortly after 6 a.m. local time.

    Sophie Schmidt scores winner as Canada beats Nigeria in soccer friendly

    Sophie Schmidt scores winner as Canada beats Nigeria in soccer friendly


    Janine Beckie and substitute Sophie Schmidt scored early in the second half to lift Canada to a 2-1 win over Nigeria in a women's soccer friendly...

    Janine Beckie and substitute Sophie Schmidt scored early in the second half to lift Canada to a 2-1 win over Nigeria in a women's soccer friendly Monday.

    Brazil soccer icon Pele hospitalized in Paris

    Brazil soccer icon Pele hospitalized in Paris


    Brazil soccer great Pele was hospitalized in Paris late on Tuesday with a strong fever but his condition is not life-threatening, RMC Sport...

    Brazil soccer great Pele was hospitalized in Paris late on Tuesday with a strong fever but his condition is not life-threatening, RMC Sport reported.