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Canadian Premier League and the, united Soccer League.Canada also has many semi-professional and amateur soccer leagues.Canada's men's and women's national soccer teams are ranked 78th and 7th respectively in the.Fifa World Rankings, as of September 1, 2019.
5 6, contents, terminology edit, soccer is played in Canada according to the rules of association football.What is called soccer in Canada today was generally known as football in Canada in the early days of the sport, as it is known in much of the rest of the world today.The British Columbia Football Association was the first provincial football association formed in Canada in 1891.7, this was followed by the Manitoba Football Association in 1896, the Ontario Football Association in 1901, the Saskatchewan Football Association in 1906, the Alberta Football Association in 1909 and the Province of Quebec Football Association in 1911.
The Dominion of Canada Football Association was formed in 1912.The governing body of the game retained that name until it was changed to The Football Association of Canada on June 6, 1952.The Association later changed its name to the Canadian Soccer Football Association in 1958 and then to the Canadian Soccer Association in 1971.History edit, early history edit, one of the earliest soccer games was played in Toronto in 1859 between the.George's Society and a team of Irishmen.
Games were played.New Westminster in 1862 and in, victoria in 1865.The first game played under modern rules took place in Toronto in 1876, after which the Dominion Football Association, the first recorded football association outside the, british Isles, 8 was formed in Toronto in 1877 to foster competition between local sides.In 1880, the Western Football Association was formed in Berlin (now.Kitchener Ontario and played a major role in the subsequent development of the sport throughout southern Ontario.In the time around 1900, the WFA had teams throughout Western Ontario in various municipalities including Seaforth, Mildmay, Listowel, Woodstock, Ingersoll, Brussels, Dundas, Aylmer, Ayr, Tavistock, Preston, Galt and Berlin.