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Show your support for the female players who seek equal treatment

You can sign an e-petition here to voice your support for the soccer players asking that FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association afford them the same conditions it would afford men playing in the World Cup: Fields of grass, not of fake turf. 32 more words


Father Raymond J. de Souza: Is fiscal sanity returning to international sport?

Looking for the Stampeders game on television Sunday night, I happened across the Under-20 Women’s World Cup soccer final. It was being played at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium and, having read about a lawsuit launched against FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association protesting playing upon artificial turf, I hung around to see what the problem was. 768 more words

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No Act: Tom Hanks Wants Sod For Women's World Cup

TORONTO, CANADA (CBS SF/AP) – Tom Hanks takes his soccer seriously. And when the Women’s World Cup comes to Canada in 2015, he wants the games played on grass fields. 178 more words


U20 Women's World Cup: Tournament Update

On Friday, August 8, Canada played Finland at the National Soccer Stadium in downtown Toronto. Prior to this match, I had watched Korea DPR defeat Ghana, 3-0, in an exciting albeit lopsided game. 253 more words