The Peterborough City Soccer Association provides player development and playing opportunities at the representative level for youth and adult soccer players in the greater Peterborough area. If you want to find out what’s happening at our club, then keep reading or click on one of the links on the left.
Position Opportunity – Academy Director
The PCSA is presently seeking applications for the position of Academy Director. The application deadline is July 3, 2019. Please go to the Position Opportunities page for details.
Peterborough Festival & Challenge Cup for Boys
Mother Nature has blessed us with beautiful sunshine on the second day of tournament play in the Peterborough Festival & Challenge Cup for Boys (June 15 – 16, 2019). We hope that all participating teams enjoyed their time here. We had 77 teams participating in 11 divisions, with 146 games played over the two days. Congratulation to the champions and finalists in the 7 competitive divisions, several of which were decided either by a single goal or even by PK’s, such was the quality of the teams.
Peterborough Festival & Challenge Cup for Girls
The Peterborough Festival & Challenge Cup for Girls wrapped up on Sunday (June 2). The overnight rain did not dampen the enthusiasm of the players or the excitement of the competition as the final stages played out. Congratulations to the winners and runners-up in the five competitive divisions. We had 56 teams participating in 9 divisions, with a total of 102 games played over the two days. The organizers sincerely hope that everyone had a good time.
The Peterborough Festival & Challenge Cup for Boys will take place on the weekend of June 15-16.
Summer CampThe Peterborough City Soccer Camp is a joint venture of the City of Peterborough Recreation Division and the Peterborough City Soccer Club. It offers four weeks of fun and skills training with certified coaches at Eastgate Park between July 2 and July 26. The camp caters to all skill levels, from novice to rep players, from 5 to 16 years of age. In addition to half-day micro-camps and full day development camps, there are specialized programs exclusively for “girls only”, for rep players and for goalkeepers. For details check out the PCSA Summer Camps page.
Players Wanted – U12 Boys
The U12 Boys division has a few openings for boys born in 2007. If you are interested, please contact the division head coach or the Director of Coaching.
Canada (#5) will face Cameroon (#46), New Zealand (#19) and Netherlands (#7) in the group stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 which will take place in France from 7 June to 7 July 2019. Canada earned one of the three automatic Concacaf qualifying spots by finishing second in the Concacaf Women’s Championship Final in October. Canada defeated Mexico by a score of 3 – 0 on May 18 in their final warm-up match in preparation for the World Cup. Canada is currently ranked 5th in the world behind USA, Germany, England and France.
Next up for the Canadian Women –
- FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 (France), 7 June – 7 July 2019
Canada (U17 Girls) finished fourth at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay in November 2018 after falling 1-2 to New Zealand in the Match for Third Place. Canada’s finish equals the best ever for any Canadian National Team in a FIFA competition.
May 6 – July 31, U6/7 Development Program