VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Over 54,000 tickets have been sold for Friday's World Cup qualifying match between Canada and Mexico in BC Place and home team striker Tosaint Ricketts is confident his team can pull off an upset against El Tri.
"Training camp has been going very well, everyone is in good spirits," said Ricketts in Thursday's news conference. "I have full confidence in my teammates and that we'll go out tomorrow and get the job done."
The game is set to become the most attended...
ZURICH -- Elected to lead FIFA into a new era, President Gianni Infantino spent his first day at the office in fluorescent green boots on Monday.
Infantino kept a campaign promise by hosting a football match next to FIFA's $250 million headquarters for staff and several greats of his generation.
Another pledge he plans to fulfil within 90 days is starting the 2026 World Cup bidding contest, likely to include CONCACAF's United States, Canada and Mexico.
"It is fairly urgent," Infantino said, about...