Apply now to host the 2014 Ontario Cup

Applications to Host an Ontario Cup Tournament Round in the 2014 Ontario Cup are now available. Click on the following link to find out more information about hosting an Ontario Cup Tournament Round and to download an Ontario Cup Tournament Host Application Form. The Ontario Cup Tournament Host Application Form is due at your District more »


OSA President Ron Smale on Red Card

OSA President Ron Smale appeared on last night’s edition of Red Card with Anthony Totera to discuss League1 Ontario. Click on the link below to hear the show http://www.nextsportstar.com/index.php/show/red-card-november-21st-2013/


Congratulations to Olympic Bronze Medalist Melanie Booth

The membership of The Ontario Soccer Association congratulates Melanie Booth on her significant achievements & successes. Melanie, we are all very proud of your accomplishments.   Olympic Bronze Medalist Melanie Booth announces retirement 13 November 2013 After 65 appearances for Canada’s Women’s National Team, veteran defender Melanie Booth has decided to call it a career more »


OSA TO PILOT SEMI-PRO LEAGUE1 ONTARIO IN 2014-2015

  Offers competitive program for male players below professional FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VAUGHAN, ON (November 15, 2013) — The Ontario Soccer Association has announced it will pilot League1 Ontario in 2014 and 2015 as a semi-professional men’s league. The intent behind League1 is to develop a high performance outlet for talented players as an integral more »


Two OSA Officials Named to 2014 National List

Referee Alexis Vaughan (TSA) and Assistant Referee Peter Pendli (DRSA) were conditionally accepted to the 2014 National List of Referees, the final two steps are the official FIFA fitness test and exam. The OSA nominated the pair and the Canadian Soccer Association invited them to the U18 Club Nationals on the East Coast over Thanksgiving. more »


2014 Ontario Indoor Cup Open For Registration

  VAUGHAN, November 6, 2013 — Now that the 2013 outdoor season has come to a close, it is time to look forward to 2014. The online entry form for the 2014 Ontario Indoor Cup is now available! The entry deadline for is Tuesday, December 3, at 12 midnight. Preliminary Rounds will be played at more »


OSA HITS THE ROAD TO MAKE GRASSROOTS SOCCER BETTER

OSA Aim to survey young players & educate parents FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VAUGHAN, ON (October 30, 2013) — The Ontario Soccer Association will be travelling to clubs around the province this fall and winter to find out from kids directly why they play soccer and how to make the game better through the first-ever OSA more »


FIFA GRASSROOTS FESTIVAL LAUNCHES NEW TRAINING INITIATIVE

Based on the smiles of the 300 youngsters who participated in the FIFA Grassroots Soccer Festival on Saturday, June 15 2013 the event was a huge success. The 30 coaches in attendance from across the province were smiling too, as they led the young players through a variety of specially designed technical activities and small-sided more »


President’s Message

Change, important decisions, finding solutions—and working together to make the game even better I have been planning to communicate with everyone since the Board meeting of September 20-22, to review some matters of concern about important decisions made around the OPDL. That said, I wanted to wait until some of the initial emotion has eased more »


Ontario Tops Medal Count at National Club Championships

VAUGHAN, October 17, 2013 – The teams from Ontario took top honours at the 2013 Sport Chek National Club Championships, capturing the highest gold medal count with three, and winning the most medals overall with six. The tournament took place in four provinces and culminated in the final day of competition on Thanksgiving Monday. Ontario’s more »