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Pacific FC loses star Marcel de Jong to injury

March 15, 2019
Pacific FC CEO and general manager Rob Friend has described the season-ending injury to 56-time Canada-capped Marcel de Jong as a “massive loss.” The left-back, who came to Pacific FC after three. . .

Pacific FC getting good look at local talent

March 13, 2019
Familiar faces have been invited as trialists to fill out the roster at the Pacific FC training camp on the Pacific Institute for Sports Excellence pitch in Saanich.Pacific FC, one of seven founding . . .

Jackson Cup chase starting to heat up

March 8, 2019
Whether it’s the big-league FA Cup or the Vancouver Island Soccer League’s Jackson Cup, it’s the luck of the random draw that makes any soccer Cup competition so unpredictable. Westcastle United . . .

Pacific FC adds former German pro Hendrik Starostzik

March 7, 2019
Hendrik Starostzik, a six-foot-two centre-back from Germany, has become Pacific FC’s first import signing. The connection came through Pacific FC co-owners and former Canadian national team . . .

Pacific FC adds well-travelled soccer veteran Issey Nakajima-Farran

March 5, 2019
The Canadian Premier League was established to give young Canadian soccer players a home domestic pro league that Issey Nakajima-Farran never had. Calgary-born Nakajima-Farran signed with Pacific. . .

Canada Soccer Hall of Famer Art Hughes, a West Coast scoring legend, dies at 88

March 5, 2019
VANCOUVER — Art Hughes, a Canada Soccer Hall of Famer who was one of the country's top goal-scorers through the 1950s and 1960s, has died. He was 88.The Canadian Soccer Association confirmed that . . .

Pacific FC kicks off training camp in Tofino

March 4, 2019
Pacific FC training camp will leave a large cleat print, from Tofino to the Dominican Republic. The Tofino portion, mostly off-field from Thursday to Sunday, will consist of fitness training and . . .

Argentina clinches rugby championship with win at Westhills over Canada

March 1, 2019
Don’t cry for Argentina. Especially when it comes to rugby. Argentina sends its national B team to the Americas Rugby Championship because its full national side, the world top-10 Pumas, would . . .

Americas Rugby Championship: Canada hopes to thrive as big underdog

February 28, 2019
Can Canada do to Argentina in rugby what it had done to it in hockey by Germany? The theory goes Canada can send less than its best internationally in hockey and still win sans NHLers. But . . .

Pacific FC, CPL hope split season equals more excitement

February 27, 2019
The Canadian Premier League has borrowed a format commonly used in minor-pro baseball. The CPL will feature a split season with the first-half champion meeting the second-half champion in the . . .
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