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2015 FIFA Women's World Cup hosts Canada will take on debutants Holland, an ambitious New Zealand, and a refurbished China in Group A.
As the seventh FIFA Women's World Cup kicks off in Canada, the hosts will be hoping to banish disappointing memories of their tournament four years ago in Germany. Led by star striker and captain Christine Sinclair, who is her nation's top scorer with 153 goals and is the most capped with 219 appearances, the team suffered a big blow when their talismanic attacker was injured in their first game against... Read the rest of the article »
In this week’s edition of #WWCWednesday, get to know the backline of defenders that stand on guard for Canada’s keepers.
Name: Allysha Chapman
Twitter/Instagram handle: @allyshachapman/ @allyshachapman
Hometown: Courtice, Ont
Playing the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on home soil is: a once in a lifetime opportunity.
The thing most people don’t know about me: I am an expert at dolphin noises
My go-to jam before a big game: Silence…it’s golden
“To... Read the rest of the article »
TSN Adds Live Coverage of #CanWNT vs. England on May 29 at 7 p.m. ET, Marking the Team’s Final Friendly before the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™
The Canadian women’s national team takes on rivals England live from Hamilton’s Tim Hortons Field. The FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ kicks off with Canada vs. China PR on Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS
TORONTO (May 19, 2015) – TSN today announced it has added exclusive live coverage of the Canadian women’s national team’s international... Read the rest of the article »
Each week leading up to the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on CTV, TSN, and RDS, look out for #WWCWednesday.
Each week leading up to the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on CTV, TSN, and RDS, look out for #WWCWednesday, an introduction to the members of the Canadian women’s national team who will compete on home soil this summer.
This weekly alert will share some of the photos, videos, and fun facts about the team that TSN gathered during a production shoot held earlier this year.
In... Read the rest of the article »
TSN Launches Tournament Digital Hub TSN.ca/FIFA Ahead of the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™
The all-new TSN.ca/FIFA is the ultimate digital hub for this summer’s tournament, featuring news, analysis, original content, and more; Bell Media’s multi-platform coverage also includes live streaming of every game on CTV GO or TSN GO and live radio coverage on TSN Radio stations across the country
As the countdown to this summer’s FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015&trade... Read the rest of the article »
Head coach John Herdman unveils the 23-player roster for the Canadian women’s national team competing in this summer’s FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™, airing live on CTV, TSN, and RDS from June 6 to July 5
Twenty-three coveted spots for the opportunity of a lifetime. TSN delivers live coverage of the Canadian women’s national team roster announcement for this summer’s FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on Monday, April 27 at 2 p.m. ET on TSN, unveiling the team that will represent Canada on home soil for the biggest event in women’s soccer.
SPORTSCENTRE’s Jennifer... Read the rest of the article »
100 days to Go: CTV, TSN, and RDS Announce FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ Broadcast Schedule
Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS, official broadcasters of FIFA events between 2015 and 2026 including the FIFA World Cup™ in 2018, 2022 and 2026, today announced the broadcast schedule for the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™.
In total, the networks will cover the tournament in its entirety, delivering live broadcast coverage of all 52 games from the FIFA WOMEN’S... Read the rest of the article »
Eurosport has acquired the live TV and digital rights of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ as part of a package of nine FIFA competitions held over 2015 and 2016.
The deal signed with FIFA also includes full rights to the Men’s and Women’s FIFA U-17 and U-20 World Cups, as well as, the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, FIFA Futsal World Cup and Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup. Every tournament will be broadcast across all Eurosport’s European territories*.
The deal confirms Eurosport is the leading channel in Europe for women’s football... Read the rest of the article »
Live from Ottawa, Canada, the countdown to the world’s top women’s soccer event begins on Telemundo as group lineups are determined
Telemundo presents the Final Draw for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ live from Ottawa this Saturday, December 6 at 12PM/11AM C/9AM PT. The award-winning Deportes Telemundo team, led by legendary sportscaster Andrés Cantor, will cover the details of this exciting event, which will be simulcast across the United States on mun2 and the Deportes Telemundo EN VIVO EXTRA app.
The... Read the rest of the article »
En vivo desde Ottawa, Canadá, las primeras emociones del máximo evento femenino de fútbol se viven en Telemundo con el sorteo de grupos
Telemundo presenta el sorteo oficial de la Copa Mundial Femenina de la FIFA Canadá 2015™ en vivo desde Ottawa, Canadá, este sábado 6 de diciembre a las 12PM/11AM C/9AM PT. El galardonado equipo de Deportes Telemundo, liderado por el reconocido periodista deportivo Andrés Cantor, transmitirá en exclusiva los pormenores de este esperado evento, en simultáneo... Read the rest of the article »
TSN Kicks Off the Countdown to the Biggest Women’s Tournament in Sport with the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2015™ OFFICIAL DRAW, December 6 at 12 noon ET
TSN, an official broadcaster of FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™, kicks off the six-month countdown to the tournament with live coverage of the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2015™ OFFICIAL DRAW (#WWCDraw2015) on Saturday, Dec. 6 at 12 noon ET from the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Que.
The FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP 2015™ OFFICIAL DRAW is also available... Read the rest of the article »
James Rodriguez's 75th minute wonder strike gave Los Cafeteros a 1-0 win, but El Tigre must not be happy after being robbed the chance of making the score sheet
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao was in action on Tuesday as Colombia traveled to New Jersey to face Canada in a friendly at the Red Bull Arena.
The 28-year-old attacker, who scored his first ever goal in a Red Devils jersey in their 2-1 win over Everton, netted in Saturday's 3-0 win over El Salvador, Falcao's first start in over a year.
And the former Atletico Madrid star would... Read the rest of the article »
Here’s where and when to watch Canada vs Colombia live online or on TV. This international friendly match takes place on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.
Canada are ranked 120th in the FIFA World Rankings. Los Cafeteros, meanwhile, are world football’s third best nation. Tuesday night’s international friendly match against Colombia appears as an amazing opportunity for the Canucks to enjoy a bit of limelight.
Key player Rickett was quoted as saying:
“It’s always great to play the best teams out there, and I think... Read the rest of the article »
With the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup kicking off in a year’s time, Canada and Jamaica will meet in Toronto’s BMO field on Tuesday in their first preparation match ahead of the confederation’s most important competition.
In 2013, the Canadian Soccer Federation decided to hire Spanish manager Benito Floro as the national team’s head coach, aiming to improve the country’s performance in international competitions; including the World Cup qualifiers.
Recent results haven’t been what they were expecting but at least Canada seems to have found a style of play, which could be developed towards the... Read the rest of the article »
Watch all matches at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup between August 5th and August 24th. LiveSoccerTV offers you the full schedule as well as live online stream and TV listings.
As a country, Canada is fast transforming into a nation where football fever truly exists. The live broadcast of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil saw CBC/Radio-Canada surpass 1 million of World Cup apps downloads and well over 30 million tune-ins.
Now the seventh edition of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup will offer the nation an amazing opportunity to groom its talents in search of the... Read the rest of the article »
CBC and Sportsnet team up to bring every match from the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in Canada, to Canadians, from August 5th to August 24th.
CBC-TV will broadcast every Canada match as well as quarter-final, semifinal, Third Place and Championship matches. CBCSports.ca will offer live streaming of every match from the tournament.
The eyes of the soccer world will be on Canada this August as the country playshost to the top 16 under-20 women’s teams at FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014 and CBC and Sportsnet World... Read the rest of the article »
Netherlands vs. Argentina becomes the second-most-watched FIFA World Cup™ match ever, behind only the 2010 Final; An average audience of more than 3.1 million Canadians watched Argentina’s shootout victory on Wednesday
Semifinal action from 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ was appointment viewing for Canadians as they flocked to TV screens across the country to watch Germany and Argentina secure their spots in the Final. Yesterday’s thrilling semifinal match that saw Argentina defeat the Netherlands in a shootout was the most-watched game of the tournament so far and the second-most-watched FIFA World Cup&trade... Read the rest of the article »
More than 29.5 million Canadians have tuned into CBC’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ coverage
Just out of the Round of 16, CBC has established new viewing records for coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, with 29.5 million Canadians tuning in on CBC/SRC or one of its partners, on TV or online since June 12, 2014. This surpasses the cumulative reach for CBC’s coverage of the entire 2010 FIFA World Cup tournament™.
Additional ratings highlights are as follows:
• To... Read the rest of the article »
28.5 million Canadians have tuned in to CBC/Radio-Canada's coverage of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil through the opening round; Average audiences for live Group Round matches have increased by 44 per cent compared to 2010
The beautiful game is Canada’s game! Canadians have embraced soccer more than ever before with 28.5 million people (or 82 per cent of the population) tuning in to at least some of CBC/Radio-Canada’s coverage across all platforms through the Group Stage of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™. This figure nearly matches the 28.7 million Canadians who tuned in to the entire 2010 tournament.
Live... Read the rest of the article »
Saturday's England vs Italy game is now CBC's highest rated FIFA World Cup group stage match ever. More than 21 million Canadians tuned into CBC’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ coverage
June 16, 2014 – The England vs. Italy game on Saturday June 14, 2014 brought in a record 2+ audience of 2.8 million viewers, making it CBC’s highest rated FIFA World Cup group stage match since England vs. USA in 2010, which drew 2.2 million Canadians. The second highest rated game to date (for 2014 FIFA World Cup™ coverage) was between Argentina and Bosnia-Herzegovina on Sunday June... Read the rest of the article »