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Canada men's national soccer team

men's national association football team representing Canada

Canada national soccer team is the national soccer team of Canada.

Canada[1]
Nickname(s)The Canucks, Les Rouges (The Reds)
AssociationCanadian Soccer Association
ConfederationCONCACAF
Head coachJohn Herdman
CaptainScott Arfield
Most capsJulian de Guzman (89)
Top scorerDwayne De Rosario (22)
Home stadiumBC Place, Vancouver (54,313)
BMO Field, Toronto (30,991)
FIFA codeCAN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 79 Decrease 1 (February 7, 2019)[2]
Highest40 (December 1996)
Lowest122 (August 2014, October 2014)
Elo ranking
Current 68 Increase 8 (March 3, 2019)[3]
Highest32 (May 30, 2000)
Lowest92 (May 1979, June 2014)
First international
Unofficial:
Canada Canada 1–0 United States 
(Newark, United States; November 28, 1885)
Official:
 Australia 3–2 Canada Canada
(Brisbane, Australia; June 7, 1924)
Biggest win
Canada 8–0 U.S. Virgin Islands 
(Bradenton, United States; September 9, 2018)
Biggest defeat
 Mexico 8–0 Canada
(Mexico City, Mexico; July 18, 1993)
World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 1986)
Best resultGroup stage, 1986
CONCACAF Championship
& Gold Cup
Appearances15 (first in 1977)
Best resultChampions, 1985 and 2000
Confederations Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2001)
Best resultGroup stage, 2001

Most capped and top scorersEdit

Caps and goals updated as of September 2, 2017. Bold notes player is still active with the national team.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Website (first colours), in www.canadasoccer.com.
  2. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. February 7, 2019. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  3. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. March 3, 2019. Retrieved March 3, 2019.