New Canucks travel to Venezuela

Canada’s men’s national team is traveling from Argentina to Venezuela for the second part of its South American trip. The Canadian team will have a couple of days of training together in Merida, Venezuela before facing Venezuela on Saturday 29 May.

Canada’s men’s national team is traveling from Argentina to Venezuela for the second part of its South American trip. The Canadian team will have a couple of days of training together in Merida, Venezuela before facing Venezuela on Saturday 29 May.



The Canada-Venezuela match will be broadcast on Rogers Sportsnet. For more information on this match, please visit the following fixture link.



Seven Canadian players from the Argentina match have returned to their professional clubs. Rejoining Major League Soccer clubs are Dwayne De Rosario with Toronto FC, Pat Onstad and André Hainault with Houston Dynamo, and Will Johnson with MLS champion Real Salt Lake. Returning to European professional clubs are Daniel Imhof with St. Gallen in Switzerland and Josh Simpson with Manisaspor in Turkey.



Joining the Canadian team will be Jonathan Beaulieu-Bourgault (FC St. Pauli), Eddy Sidra (Energie Cottbus), Massih Wassey (Schalke) and Gianluca Zavarise (VfL Bochum) from professional clubs in Germany, Terry Dunfield (Shrewsbury Town FC) and Gavin McCallum (Hereford United) from professional clubs in England, and Issey Nakajima-Farran (AC Horsens) from his professional club in Denmark.

Guidelines for the Return to Soccer

Canada Soccer outlines return to soccer guidelines. The return to soccer guidelines provide member organizations with a five-step process, including a checklist of weighted questions known as the Return to Soccer Assessment Tool.