🇨🇦 Canadian women had a big weekend across the pond with Evelyne Viens, Cloe Lacasse, Vanessa Gilles, Julia Grosso (POTM) and Marie-Yasmine Alidou all getting on the board for their clubs. Viens and Lacasse we’re absolutely on fire, and Grosso scored the game winner for Juve.
🏆 Riviere, Buchanan and Fleming advance to the Women’s FA Cup Final as Manchester United will face perennial finalists Chelsea on May 14 in what will surely be an epic match.
😨 Alphonso Davies had a rare stinker in the UEFA Champions League as Bayern Munich were thrashed 3-0 by Manchester City at the Etihad. The two sides go again on Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET on DAZN.
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☀️ As mentioned above, Kamal Miller was dealt to Inter Miami this past week, returning to the state where he made his MLS debut. In exchange for Miller and 1.3 million of MLS monopoly money, Montréal received young attacking midfielder Bryce Duke and Ari Lassiter. For deeper analysis on the trade, click here.
🌹 Portlanda continues to add even more Canadian connections in the NWSL, as attacker Adriana Leon joins the club on loan from Manchester United. Christine Sinclair and Janine Beckie already play for the club, with former CanWNT goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc serving as its general manager. Portland could offer Leon key minutes ahead of this summer’s World Cup.
🇨🇦 Recent Canadian Men’s National Team debutant Kyle Hiebert continues to impress in his first MLS season. The 25-year-old central defender scored his second goal of the campaign in a 5-1 win for St. Louis City against Cincinnati. Elsewhere, Richie Laryea did Richie Laryea things for Toronto FC in a 2-2 draw with Atlanta.
🧵 New League1 BC side Nautsa’mawt FC debuted their incredible new kit and merch, designed by Coast Salish artist Maynard Johnny J/r. The kit also features new sponsors EA Sports FC. Stunning logo, stunning kits, 10/10. You can pick up a jersey here and follow their amazing club here.