This Day in Football from 9-15 January

A look back at the history of Canada’s national teams.

THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 10 January 1999
Charmaine Hooper becomes the second player to make her 50th appearance for Canada. Canada falls 3:4 to host Australia in the 1999 Australia Women’s Cup in Canberra. Geraldine Donnelly and Charmaine Hooper (two) score for Canada, but Australia’s Anissa Pann Darby scores the winning goal in the 90th minute.

THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 10 January 1996
Carlo Corazzin scores his first international goal while Kevin Holness scores twice in a Canada 3:1 win over Honduras at the 1996 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 11 January 2000
Goalkeeper Lars Hirschfeld makes his debut for Canada, replacing starter Craig Forrest in the 72nd minute of a 2:0 win over Bermuda in an away Men’s International Friendly match. Martin Nash scores both goals for Canada.

THIS DAY IN FOOTBALL: 12 January 1996
Tomasz Radzinski scores his first goal at the international “A” level. He is the lone goal scorer in a 1:4 loss to Brazil at the 1996 CONCACAF Gold Cup at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, CA.

Photo of Tomasz Radzinski / 12 January 1996: Canada Soccer Archives / Covershots

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.