Please see below for a selection of recent L1O-related content:
Northern Tribune: Halifax, Vaughan Link Continues With Riley Ferrazzo
Patrice Gheisar is bringing another familiar over to the Halifax Wanderers with the addition of Canadian defender Riley Ferrazzo, who arrives on a one-year deal with club options for 2024 and 2025.
Read more by John Jacques: https://northerntribune.ca/halifax-wanderers-riley-ferrazzo/
SaltWire: Joining professional ranks: St. John’s athlete Holly O’Neill has her coat packed as she heads to Iceland to play professional soccer
Last season, O’Neill was a captain of the Electric City Football Club in Peterborough, Ont. That team plays in the semi-professional League 1 Ontario.
Read more by Nicholas Mercer: https://www.saltwire.com/atlantic-canada/sports/joining-professional-ranks-st-johns-athlete-holly-oneill-has-her-coat-packed-as-she-heads-to-iceland-to-play-professional-soccer-100815725/
Canadian Soccer Daily: Celtic and Canada favourite Alistair Johnston says fans are biggest difference between Scotland and MLS
In December 2022, Alistair Johnston secured a move to Celtic after a spirited World Cup campaign for Canada in Qatar.
Read more by Canadian Soccer Daily staff: https://canadiansoccerdaily.com/2023/01/20/celtic-and-canada-favourite-alistair-johnston-says-fans-are-biggest-difference-between-scotland-and-mls/
Calgary Sun: Cavalry open trials bring surprising talent to Calgary
The Cavs have signed 23-year-old striker Ethan Beckford from Simcoe County Rovers FC to a multi-year contract.
Read more by Todd Saelhof: https://calgarysun.com/sports/soccer/calgary-cavalry/cavalry-open-trials-bring-surprising-talent-to-calgary
Northern Tribune: Trio Of Vancouver FC Players Training With Huddersfield Town
Canadian Premier League side Vancouver FC appears to have sent three of its inaugural roster to train with an English Championship side ahead of the club’s own preseason camp.
Read more by John Jacques: https://northerntribune.ca/trio-of-vancouver-fc-players-training-with-huddersfield-town/
The Canadian Encyclopedia: Cyle Larin
Cyle Christopher Larin, soccer player (born 17 April 1995 in Brampton, ON). Cyle Larin is the all-time leading goal scorer for the Canadian men’s soccer team.
Read more from the Canadian Encyclopedia: https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cyle-larin