Some 2 1/2 months after winning gold at the Tokyo Olympics, Desiree Scott says she is still pinching herself. “You see a sign that [says] Olympic gold medallist and every time you read that, it solidifies that much more what we accomplished,” said the 34-year-old midfielder from Winnipeg.
Olympic Stadium (French: Stade olympique) is a multi-purpose stadium in Montreal, Canada, located at Olympic Park in the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve district of the city. Built in the mid-1970s as the main venue for the 1976 Summer Olympics , it is nicknamed "The Big O", a reference to both its name and to the doughnut -shape of the permanent component of the stadium's roof.
In January 1974 the Quebec Soccer Federation decided to field a team in the NSL for the 1974 season. The team was called the Quebec Football Club but was commonly known as the Quebec Selects. The team was made up the best amateur players in Quebec. Head coach was former Montreal Olympique (NASL) coach Graham Adams.
Thomas MacDonald. August 04, 2021. Fair warning: you're about to feel like an underachiever. Here are eight Olympic athletes from Quebec with jobs — and, in some cases, longstanding careers — outside of their sport. This information comes from the athletes' Team Canada bios as well as some of their personal sites.
Canada just won gold in women's soccer at the Tokyo Olympics. The Canadian team delivered a striking final blow to Sweden, claiming victory after a series of stressful penalty shots. Just one Quebecer, Evelyne Viens of L'Ancienne-Lorette outside of Quebec City, was among the Canadians on the official roster, according to the Team Canada website.
The Première Ligue de soccer du Québec is a semi-professional soccer league created in 2012, organized by the Quebec Soccer Federation, which operates at the third tier of the Canadian soccer pyramid. The Canadian Soccer Association relies on provincial soccer organizations to sanction regional leagues at the tier 3 level. The men's division is below the Canadian Premier League and equal to League1 Ontario and League1 British Columbia. Both L1O and L1BC are Division III leagues. The PLSQ ...
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Soccer Quebec is letting the Government of Quebec know that the organization is disappointed with the announcement that the Ministry of Tourism is withdrawing its financial support for Montreal ...