News and Sports

Aurora FC director says 2026 World Cup will have “huge impact” on Canadian soccer

August 8, 2018   ·   0 Comments

Though still eight years in the future, the 2026 FIFA World Cup is arguably already changing the landscape of Canadian soccer.


York 9 FC names Brennan as inaugural head coach

A student of the game for over thirty years, Canadian soccer legend Jim Brennan now steps into the role of teacher. The former TFC captain, and founding organizer of York 9 FC of the newly-formed Canadian Premier League, was announced as the team’s first head coach at a news conference on Friday.


Junior A Tigers beef up blue line with offseason deals

The junior hockey roster carousel keeps spinning, and with it comes a new set of faces to defend the Aurora Tigers’ blue line.


Aurora FC ride hot streak to win over North Mississauga

Halfway through the League1 Ontario season, the Aurora FC men’s side is hitting its stride. The club picked up its second win of the 2018 season on Sunday evening, a 3 – 2 victory over North Mississauga SC, as part of a 2-1-1 streak dating back to mid-June.


Varsity Lions fall to Oshawa in OFC first round

The Varsity York Legion Lions roared through the Ontario Football Conference in 2018, only to be muffled in week one of the post-season. The league’s second-best defense clashed with the league’s top offense in a battle between the Lions and Oshawa Hawkeyes at St. Max Kolbe field on Saturday, with the Hawkeyes’ high-flying passing game coming out on top 28 – 9.

Jays eliminated from North Dufferin playoff contention

A perennial contender in the North Dufferin Baseball League will be sitting out of this year’s postseason.


Apps debuts on rugby sevens World Cup stage

An up-and-coming force on the world rugby stage, Olivia Apps traded in the blue, black, and white of the Aurora Barbarians for the red and white of Team Canada in her national debut at the Rugby World Sevens in January.


Aurora Soccer Club feeding community through charity games

Barbecue, beverages, and the beautiful game: what better way to spend a Saturday afternoon, and for charity nonetheless?


Aurora FC climbing League1 table after draw

In a league where every point is precious, Aurora FC’s 1 – 1 draw with Whitby’s Darby FC on Saturday was a monumental step in climbing the League1 ladder.


Keeper battle leads to scoreless draw for Aurora FC

With plenty of chances on both ends, Aurora FC and West Ottawa each had chances to put away their League1 matchup for good with just one strike.

Next Page »
Page Reader Press Enter to Read Page Content Out Loud Press Enter to Pause or Restart Reading Page Content Out Loud Press Enter to Stop Reading Page Content Out Loud Screen Reader Support