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Three things learned: Canada draws New Zealand

Three things learned: Canada draws New Zealand

Harjeet Johal June 12, 2015 0

EDMONTON, Alberta — Canada played New Zealand to an underwhelming, scoreless draw on Thursday at Commonwealth Stadium. Here are three things we learned: Canada can’t score in open play, off a set piece, via

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Herdman on New Zealand: ‘We’re a better team’

Herdman on New Zealand: ‘We’re a better team’

Harjeet Johal June 10, 2015 20

EDMONTON, Alberta – Canada coach John Herdman may as well have taken out advertising space in the local newspaper to provide his next opponent some bulletin board material. Herdman didn’t pull any punches when

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Amid injuries, Herdman not tipping lineup for opener

Amid injuries, Herdman not tipping lineup for opener

Harjeet Johal June 4, 2015 2

EDMONTON, Alberta — Canada held a training session at Edmonton Soccer Complex on Thursday afternoon just as thunderstorms rolled in. Diana Matheson did light training on the side with fellow recovering players Rhian Wilkinson, and

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Matheson, Sesselmann on Canada World Cup roster

Matheson, Sesselmann on Canada World Cup roster

The Equalizer Staff April 27, 2015 41

Midfielder Diana Matheson and defender Lauren Sesselmann are both on Canada’s 23-player roster for the World Cup, which coach John Herdman announced on Monday. Both players have been recovering from torn left ACL injuries.

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Herdman still hopeful for Matheson return

Herdman still hopeful for Matheson return

Jeff Kassouf April 22, 2015 9

It sounds like Canada midfielder Diana Matheson will be given the chance to get healthy in time for the World Cup on home soil, which begins on June 6. “We think we can get

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Herdman names 24-player Canada roster for Cyprus

Herdman names 24-player Canada roster for Cyprus

The Equalizer Staff February 23, 2015 9

Canada coach John Herdman named his 24-player roster for the Cyprus Cup on Monday. The Cyprus Cup will be Canada’s final tournament before the World Cup starts on home soil on June 6. Canada

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Canada readies for World Cup with China tournament

Canada readies for World Cup with China tournament

Harjeet Johal January 6, 2015 12

VANCOUVER, B.C – As Canada prepares this week for the Four Nations Tournament in China, the World Cup is squarely on everyone’s minds. And a match against China will serve as a look ahead

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Herdman names roster for Four Nations Tournament

Herdman names roster for Four Nations Tournament

The Equalizer Staff January 5, 2015 11

John Herdman on Monday named Canada’s 23-player roster for the upcoming Four Nations Tournament in China later this month. Notable additions to the roster are Boston Breaker forward Nkem Ezurike and Texas Tech University forward

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Tancredi: Canadians joining NWSL teams after WC

Tancredi: Canadians joining NWSL teams after WC

The Equalizer Staff December 17, 2014 35

Almost a year ago, The Equalizer reported that Canada would withhold its players from participating in the National Women’s Soccer League in the months prior to the 2015 Women’s World Cup. A Canadian Soccer

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Herdman relishing game vs. old team, New Zealand

Herdman relishing game vs. old team, New Zealand

Harjeet Johal December 6, 2014 11

VANCOUVER, Canada — The 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Draw handed host Canada has a fairly comfortable group as they will play China, New Zealand and the Netherlands in the opening round of the

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