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Rose, Smith to lead Canada at CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship

TORONTO — Defender Jade Rose and forward Olivia Smith, who have both been capped at the senior level, will lead Canada at the CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship. The tournament, which runs Feb.
CF Montreal seeks retribution against Mexico's Santos Laguna in Champions League

CF Montreal seeks retribution against Mexico's Santos Laguna in Champions League

MONTREAL — March 5, 2009 is a day that lives in infamy for many Montreal soccer fans. The Montreal Impact were in Mexico and just five minutes away from pulling off an incredible upset and advancing to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions League.

Edmonton Elks sign veteran receiver Duron Carter to play defensive back

EDMONTON — Duron Carter is returning to the CFL. The Edmonton Elks signed the veteran American receiver on Monday but he'll play as a defensive back, the CFL club announced.

Alouettes re-sign defensive back Jarnor Jones, sign linebacker Jawuan Johnson

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes re-signed American defensive back Jarnor Jones on Monday. The six-foot-three, 209-pound Jones returns to Montreal after appearing 17 games in 2019, registering 23 tackles and 11 special-teams tackles.

Ontario slightly accelerates lifting restrictions on sporting event attendance

TORONTO — Ontario limits on attendance at indoor sports events during the pandemic changed again Monday with Premier Doug Ford slightly accelerating previously announced plans.

B.C. Lions sign American defensive linemen Woody Baron, Ivan McLennan

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions signed American defensive linemen Woody Baron and Ivan McLennan on Monday. Baron, 28, spent the last three seasons with the Montreal Alouettes.
Altidore departure from Toronto and arrival in New England finally confirmed

Altidore departure from Toronto and arrival in New England finally confirmed

TORONTO — After months in limbo with Toronto FC, star striker Jozy Altidore's move to the New England Revolution was finally confirmed Monday. The news came in rapid-fire fashion.
Christian Eriksen marks 30th birthday by playing game again

Christian Eriksen marks 30th birthday by playing game again

LONDON (AP) — Christian Eriksen celebrated his 30th birthday on Monday with his first game action since suffering cardiac arrest at the European Championship.
De Bruin wins monobob bronze, Canada roars into women's hockey final

De Bruin wins monobob bronze, Canada roars into women's hockey final

BEIJING — Christine de Bruin wore an Olympic medal around her neck for the first time in her career, and the Canadian bobsledder liked the feeling. "It feels awesome," she said of the bronze medal she claimed in the Olympic debut of the monobob.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers sign defensive back Deatrick Nichols to a one-year extension

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed American defensive back Deatrick Nichols to a one-year contract extension Monday. Nichols is now under contract with Winnipeg through the 2023 season.