Hamilton club forging a promising future

New CPL club Forge FC offering co-founding memberships to general public Matthew Gourlie Bob Young described the creation of the Canadian Premier League and a club for Hamilton as a “six-year process.” Thursday all those years of hard work paid off as the Forge Football Club was unveiled in Hamilton at Tim Hortons Field. “The…

Canadian Premier League gaining momentum

Two more cities have expressed interest in new league in the past week By Matthew Gourlie In the week since they have been sanctioned by the Canadian Soccer Association, the Canadian Premier League has gained valuable momentum. “I knew the soccer fans would be really engaged, interested and excited by this, but what has really…

Dare to dream: Canadian Premier League approved by CSA

Hamilton and Winnipeg granted first franchises in CPL By Matthew Gourlie For the first time in 25 years Canada once again has its own nation-wide soccer league. The Canadian Premier League received unanimous approval from the Canadian Soccer Association Saturday at its annual general meeting in Whistler, B.C. In addition to granting status to the…