• Thursday Sep 05, 2013

    Canada, Mexico to meet women’s friendly

    Action from the last game between the women's national teams of Canada (left) and Mexico on January 27, 2012, in the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament. (Photo: Mexsport)

    VANCOUVER – The Canadian Soccer Association announced Thursday that its women’s national team will host Mexico in an international friendly match at BC Place in Vancouver on November 24, 2013.

    Vancouver is one of the six Official Host Cities for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015.

    It will be the first meeting between the sides since Canada booked its ticket to the 2012 Olympic Games with a 3-1 win at the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament, also in Vancouver, on January 27, 2012. 

    “The Canadian Soccer Association is thrilled to have the Women’s National Team host an International Friendly at BC Place in Vancouver this November,” said Peter Montopoli, Canadian Soccer Association General Secretary. “We look forward to building on the momentum of hosting matches at home and are confident Vancouver will once again show its passion for the beautiful game just as it did in January 2012 when record crowds attended the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament.

    “This match will not only serve as great preparation for the Women’s National Team, but also for the city of Vancouver as both prepare for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015.”

     Canada leads the all-time series with 17 wins to Mexico’s one dating back to 1994.

  • Champions League

    Related News


WCQ Recap: Third Round, Second Leg

On a night that saw Jamaica and Guatemala recover from first-leg deficits, the third round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup concluded Tuesday with six sides advancing to the first group stage.

Draw Determines Groups and Schedule for the 2015 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship

CONCACAF conducted today the draw for the 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship, at the Torrance Marriott in Los Angeles, California.

CONCACAF Cup 2015 Provisional 35-Player Rosters Announced  

Mexico and United States name initial lists for October 10 match at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl

Curacao names WCQ roster

Curacao head coach Patrick Kluivert announced Tuesday a 23-man roster for next month’s World Cup Qualifying, third-round series against El Salvador.

Nicaragua’s Duarte: “We lacked for nothing”

Nicaragua was minutes away from booking a historic first trip to the group stage of a World Cup Qualifying cycle, when Simon Dawkins struck for visiting Jamaica, giving it a 2-0 win last Tuesday.