One day after the Canadian men turned heads with an impressive 4-1 World Cup qualifying win over Panama, Canada women’s coach Bev Priestman talked of turning her Olympic champion team into a perennial contender.
A country cheered when Christine Sinclair led the Canadian women's soccer team to Olympic gold this summer. Now the Canada captain looks to help her club team, the Portland Thorns, to a remarkable fourth trophy this year.
Lionel Messi and record-breaker Mohamed Salah converted coolly taken penalties to seal 3-2 wins for Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool amid a goal rush on a wild night in the Champions League.
Canada's Desiree Scott and the rest of the Olympic gold-medal gang is getting back together this week for a "Celebration Tour," convening ahead of friendlies against New Zealand in Ottawa on Saturday at TD Place and Oct. 27 in Montreal.