Canada stays unbeaten advances to Gold Cup quarters

2017 Gold Cup: Canada 0 Honduras 0 By Matthew Gourlie For the third straight Gold Cup, Canada ended the group stage with a goalless draw. This time it sends them through the quarter-finals instead of sending them home. Canada and Honduras battled to a 0-0 stalemate that left Canada second in Group A and Honduras…

Canada grinds out draw and tops Group A

2017 Gold Cup: Canada 1 Costa Rica 1 By Matthew Gourlie After a lot of high points and a few low ones in the opener, Canada put out a much more consistent effort to put themselves at the top of Group A Tuesday. Canada needed nine saves from keeper Milan Borjan to earn a 1-1…

Honduras arrive at Gold Cup under-staffed

2017 Gold Cup preview: Honduras By Matthew Gourlie Honduras failed to advance from their group at the Gold Cup two years ago. Their World Cup qualifying hopes are dimming. Now, the Catrachos are a mess as they enter the 2017 Gold Cup. Honduras are hardly alone when it comes to missing players heading into the…

Canada looks to surprise at Gold Cup

2017 Gold Cup preview: Canada By Matthew Gourlie If there’s a bright side to inheriting a team that hasn’t scored a goal in two straight continental championships it is that the bar is set low. Octavio Zambrano brings a young squad armed with an attacking mind-set to the Gold Cup. The new head coach has…