OTTAWA-GATINEAU - Ottawa Fury FC announced today the addition of two talented local players to its 2019 USL Championship roster. Midfielders Cameron Shaw and Antoine Coupland have both signed with the team on a USL Academy contract, making them eligible for selection in league games while protecting their amateur status and scholarship eligibility.
OTTAWA - Ottawa Fury FC midfielder Wal Fall was voted to the USL Championship Team of the Week for Week 16 of the 2019 season, the league announced Tuesday. Fall scored the game-tying goal for Fury FC in its 3-3 draw on the road against Nashville SC to cap a performance that also saw him record two key passes and complete 38 of 43 passes overall.
CHICAGO – Kristen Hamilton has been voted NWSL Player of the Week for Week 8 of the 2019 season by the NWSL Media Association. Hamilton scored in the 59th, 66th and 85th minute, seeing action in all 90 minutes for the first time this season. The goals also marked her first of the season, and a career-first hat trick, ending a four-game winless streak for the Courage.
NEW YORK – Relevent Sports Group (RSG) announced today that FC Barcelona and SSC Napoli will face off in the inaugural LaLiga-Serie A Cup. The annual cup will be a home and away series featuring teams from each of the leagues. The matches will be held on Wednesday, August 7 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL and on Saturday, August 10 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Pumped and ready for the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France 7 June-7 July, Jamaica’s women’s football squad, known affectionately as the Reggae Girlz, were welcomed to the City of Miramar, Florida by the city’s Vice Mayor Alexandra Davis, Consul General of Jamaica to Miami, Oliver Mair, along with Reggae Girlz Foundation President Michelle Adamolekum.
OTTAWA - With the local soccer community behind them, two young up-and-coming soccer players – Antoine Coupland and Cameron Shaw – are hoping to impress as they dress for their home pro club in this year’s CapCity Cup this Tuesday, June 18 (kickoff at 7 p.m.) when Ottawa Fury FC hosts Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact at TD Place.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Miami Dolphins today hosted the Monarch High School football team at their Organized Team Activity (OTA) practice. The team was given a tour of the Baptist Health Training Facility at Nova Southeastern University and heard from Miami Dolphins Youth Programs Ambassador and alum Twan Russell about overcoming adversity. The Monarch football team also had the opportunity to watch the Dolphins practice and meet with current players on the field.