Professional Soccer is Returning to the Peg!

The last time Winnipeg had a professional soccer team was from 1987-1992 in the former Canadian Soccer League but it looks like your call has been answered for a return to our city.

The Canadian Premier League has announced that a team will be calling Winnipeg home starting in April 2019.  The team will be based at Investors Group Field.

The Winnipeg Football Club will announce details today at 2:30pm such as, the team’s logo, colours and info on ticket prices.  The public is welcomed to attend, doors open at 2pm.

SOURCE: @CPLsoccer Twitter


The league has confirmed 7 teams for next year:

  • Cavalry FC (Calgary, Alberta)
  • FC Edmonton (Edmonton, Alberta)
  • Hamilton (Ontario)
  • HFX Wanderers FC (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
  • Port City (Greater Victoria, British Columbia)
  • Winnipeg (Manitoba)
  • York 9 FC (York Region, Ontario)


Featured Image via Canadian Premier League website / Source via Global News Winnipeg

Posted in All Stories, Annoucer Blogs, News, Stacey Lazor

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