PLASTIC PITCH 9 (SUMMER, 2016)
- The Federal Minister of Sport, Carla Qualtrough, talks about Canada’s proposed bid for the 2026 World Cup;
- Nik Ledgerwood on his return to Alberta and his impressions of the NASL;
- David Monsalve talks about winning a Guatemalan championship; and having to leave after the season because he wasn’t getting paid;
- Canadian futsal keeper Joshua Lemos on what it will take to build the sport in Canada
- A pre-Olympic look at the women’s national team’s goalkeeping situation;
- We profile Whitecap Marco Bustos;
- As well, we look at how the USL’s Swope Park Rangers has become a hotbed for Canadian players;
- Daniel Haber on the decision to return to North America and playing for the VWFC2.
- And, a photo essay on great soccer shrines throughout the Vancouver area and Vancouver Island.