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Thursday Roundup: Sophie Schmidt sidelined with facial fracture

Thursday Roundup: Sophie Schmidt sidelined with facial fracture

The Equalizer Staff March 9, 2017 49

Also in today’s roundup, Melanie Leupolz ruled out of Champion’s League quarterfinals with knee injury, Caroline Kastor retires, FC Kansas City announces preseason schedule and the U.S. U-20s leave La Manga on a high

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Algarve Day 2: Canada stay on course with win

Algarve Day 2: Canada stay on course with win

The Equalizer Staff March 3, 2017 18

Also included, Day 2 at the Cyprus Cup Canada 2, Russia 1 (Group A): Canada defeated Russia today to earn three more points on their quest to repeat as Algarve Cup champions. Sophie Schmidt

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A NWSL team in Vancouver? Canada WNT are all for it

A NWSL team in Vancouver? Canada WNT are all for it

Harjeet Johal February 8, 2017 24

VANCOUVER, B.C – An NWSL franchise in Canada is something that is long overdue. If Canada is going to continue to produce and develop top talent, players need an opportunity to stay in Canada and play

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Schmidt loving Germany, savoring time with Canada

Schmidt loving Germany, savoring time with Canada

Harjeet Johal February 3, 2017 24

VANCOUVER, B.C – There won’t be any chants of ‘Holy Schmidt’ when Canada takes on Mexico Saturday afternoon at B.C. Place Stadium. Sophie Schmidt is practicing with her teammates, but her availability on the

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Canada onto semis with 1-0 win as France wilts again

Canada onto semis with 1-0 win as France wilts again

The Equalizer Staff August 12, 2016 31

Canada is onto the semi-finals at Rio 2016 after downing France 1-0 on Friday afternoon in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The goal for Canada came in the 56th minute, largely against the run of play. Janine

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Sophie Schmidt enjoying life at FFC Frankfurt

Sophie Schmidt enjoying life at FFC Frankfurt

Harjeet Johal June 3, 2016 9

Sophie Schmidt has had an exciting year playing football with FFC Frankfurt in Germany’s Frauen Bundesliga. After leaving Sky Blue FC in NWSL, Schmidt was looking for a new experience that could provide a challenge

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Schmidt’s wonder strike lifts Canada past England

Schmidt’s wonder strike lifts Canada past England

Harjeet Johal May 29, 2015 26

Hamilton, Ontario — Sophie Schmidt scored a cracking goal in the first half as Canada defeated England, 1-0 on Friday in each team’s final tune-up match before the World Cup in front of 23,197 fans

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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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Canada still trying to catch world giants

Canada still trying to catch world giants

Harjeet Johal November 10, 2014 46

VANCOUVER, Canada — Canada’s friendlies against the United States, Germany, and Japan this year have proven to be a great learning experience and measuring stick for the host country as they look for improvement

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Japan beats Canada late to sweep two-game set

Japan beats Canada late to sweep two-game set

Harjeet Johal October 28, 2014 24

VANCOUVER, Canada — Aya Sameshima scored a stoppage time goal on Tuesday at BC Place in Vancouver to lift reigning world champion Japan past 2015 World Cup host Canada, 3-2. It was Japan’s second

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