Mississauga Eagles FC

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For the defunct club Mississauga Eagles, see Mississauga Eagles P.S.C..
Mississauga Eagles FC
Mississauga-Eagles-FC.jpg
Full name Mississauga Eagles Football Club
Nickname(s) Eagles
Founded 2010
Ground Hershey Field
Mississauga, Ontario
Owner(s) Erin Mills Soccer Club
GM Susan Rossiter
Coach Alex Szczotka
League Canadian Soccer League
2013 Regular season: 7th
Playoffs: Quarter-finals
Website Club home page

Mississauga Eagles FC are a Canadian professional [1] soccer team founded in 2010 to begin play in the Canadian Soccer League, a league no longer sanctioned by a FIFA-recognized body, in 2011. The Eagles are owned and operated by the Erin Mills Soccer Club and play at the Mississauga Hershey Field in the city of Mississauga, Ontario.

History[edit]

During the championship match of the 2010 CSL season, former president of the league, Dominic Di Gironimo, announced that four expansion teams would begin play in 2011: Ottawa, Kitchener, Pickering (Pickering Power), and Erin Mills in Mississauga.[2] On January 3, 2011, the Erin Mills Soccer Club, home of the Erin Mills Eagles, announced that it would be holding open tryouts for the newly revealed CSL expansion club Mississauga Eagles FC.[3] The announcement also revealed the organization would field a CSL Reserve Team and Ontario Soccer League (OSL) senior men's team of the same name.[4] The club withdraw from the Canadian Soccer League in 2012 and returned to the league in march 2014, after one year break.[5]

Notable players[edit]

Current Reserve Squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Canada GK Tiano Allen
18 MF Gabriel Sosa
19 FW Michael Kraminski
20 MF Jose DeSousa
21 MF James Langlois
25 DF Dante Monti
29 FW Alex Zwierzynski
30 DF Thomas Szczotka
No. Position Player
31 MF Bryan Miranda
32 GK Christopher Prouting
33 FW Omar Nakeeb
34 DF Ryan Borg
35 MF Patryk Majcher
36 FW Dante Samuels
38 FW Darragh Roe
MF Gil Hong

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CANADA'S PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE.........No changes contemplated". Canadian Soccer League. 
  2. ^ "Brantford Galaxy CSL Champs". www.canadiansoccerleague.ca. 2010-10-31. Retrieved 2010-11-02. 
  3. ^ "EMSC Announces New Professional Soccer Team". Erin Mills Soccer Club. Retrieved 29 December 2010.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  4. ^ "Mississauga Eagles FC Tryouts and Training Program". erinmillsoccer.com. 2011-01-03. Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  5. ^ "MEFC Taking a Break for 2013 Season". erinmillsoccer.com. 2011-01-03. Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  6. ^ Kamal Hylton's 10 rising stars in the CSL
  7. ^ Eagle goes pro in Hungary

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