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When Canadian soccer results are too good to be true

When I first saw CSL fixtures available for betting online, I was a little surprised.  It all seemed too real.  No longer were the available bets restricted to top-level European football half a world away, but I could put large amounts of money on matches happening just a short drive away at places like Centennial Park and Lamport Stadium in Toronto.

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Doom and gloom in Central America

Canada’s 2-0 loss in Panama last night, while hardly a surprise, has put the men’s national team’s hopes of advancing to the next stage of World Cup qualifying in serious doubt.  If this were a soccer-mad country, some of the more reactionary newspapers might be questioning head coach Stephen Hart‘s credentials.  It’s not.

Canada’s head coach pictured in front of his last two employers

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