TOURNAMENT AND SEASON...
BROSSARD - DOWN WITH ALTITUDE SICKNESS
Finishing at the top of the standings didn't turn out to be such a great strategy in Brossard this winter.
LAVAL WOMEN - DOUBLE (RAFALES) TROUBLE
Each forced to go about it in different ways, Rafales 1 and 2 both found a way get their names on their respective divisional trophies.
RDP - RE-REPEATING SOME DRAMATIC HISTORY
The defending C1 Division champs could not have asked for even one ounce more of additional adversity to overcome this winter.
LAVAL - MANNING UP TO REALITY
A couple of long shot playoff pioneers were caught without a leg to stand on when the music finally came to an abrupt end.
RDP - HIGH ON TRUMPED-UP INSINUATION
Having ended a so-so season with a bang before knocking out a pair of big time playoff opponents, Cafe Victoria's might be feeling entitled to a little grand...
BROSSARD - NOT DEAD JUST YET
It wasn't too long ago that MCFC were riding a confidence high after taking out the then C-Division leaders.
LAVAL – A PAY-PER-UPSET EVENT
Stats and seeds rarely tell the whole story.
LAVAL WOMEN - DETERMINATION UNDER DURRESS
With their playoffs hopes fading and four last-minute cancellations to contend with, Amazons had every reason to pack it in last Sunday.
BROSSARD - ART AND LIFE STILL HAND IN HAND
If FC Dale Weise can provide any cosmic clues, the former Habs darling after which they are named will be just fine.
RDP - NURSING THE PAIN OF THE PAST
You can't always expect the scenery to be pretty on the long and lonely road to the top.
LAVAL MEN - THE MIGHTIEST OF UNDERSTATEMENTS
If Zeus won't come out and directly proclaim themselves THE team to beat in the upcoming B2 Division playoffs, somebody has to at least point out their good ...
BROSSARD - CHOMPING AT THE BIT
While it still might be a little early still to call this season a wrap, FC Esteqlal's Firdaus Mayar has already begun uttering the old C word.
LAVAL WOMEN - SITTING ON A WINNING FORMULA
AS Espigoule are no strangers to winning.
RDP - PUSHING A NO STATEMENT GAME
With the playoffs just around the corner, second-seed Potenza Calcio has still got a basket of top division fish to fry.
BROSSARD - THE WIN THAT'S GOT THEM TALKING
They say there's no bad way to win a game.
LAVAL MEN - HIGH ON THE TABLE D'HÔTE
Two months without a loss can really put the old championship dreams back on the team menu.
LAVAL WOMEN - STAYING MUM ON LES CHEMINOTS
Armada and Joga Bonita have both been doing everything right - that is, except opening up a frank discussion about defeating les Cheminots.
RDP - UP AND AT THEM
Those constantly looking up leave themselves vulnerable to the occasional low blow.
BROSSARD - DIGGING DOWN IN THE ROSTER
Never underestimate the frustrating power of a volunteer backup keeper and the defenders committed to defending him.
LAVAL MEN - ALL THE STOPS FOR THE TOP
Only in a division as competitive as Laval's C1 would an undefeated team still find itself shut out of first.
LAVAL WOMEN - PERFECTION IN PERSPECTIVE
In their short and sweet winter, the Ninjas have learned that even victories can leave a bitter taste.
RDP MEN - IN FOR A HEALTH CHECK
Despite getting up in age, the heartbeat remains strong in this one.
BROSSARD - A FEW GOOD (TROPICAL) MEN
Rather than spend their winters longing for their tropical island homeland, childhood friends Joshua Parboo and Ashwin Samul sought to replicate it on the p...
LAVAL MEN - SO FAR, SO PERFECT
Tutto Per Uno have become so domineering as of late, they almost forgot what it felt like to have an opponent actually fight back.
LAVAL WOMEN - A STINGER OF A START
Undefeated Repentigny got a rude awakening mere minutes into their most important and bruising regular season game yet.
BROSSARD - LOOKING OUT FOR GREENER PASTURES
No disrespect to FC Degens and company, but Chacals may have been looking hoping to get a little more bang for their C Division buck.
RDP - MATTERS OF THE FAMILY
It might take them a while to get going, but MTL City FC have been together long enough to know exactly the right time to turn up the heat.
LAVAL MEN - SCOPING OUT THE CHAMPS
It's not like Ashton Villa wasn't a formidable opponent.
BROSSARD - SELECTING THE STATUS QUO
After dominating both ends of the 2015 winter season, FC Select look primed to pick up precisely where they left off.
RDP - CARVING STORYLINES BEFORE THE FIRST SNOW
Winter hasn't even started and yet certain pre-season matchups are promising to fuel the competitive fires at Marie Vic.
LAVAL - THE ONLY MATCH TO YOUR FUSE
It's not everyday that two pre-season champs get to duke it out all winter long.
RDP - FEEDING THEIR OWN HUNGER GAME
For an undefeated team, the FC Stinjs sure came out playing some seemingly desperate and determined soccer.
LAVAL WOMEN - NURSING A LEAD AND A LOSS
Les Cougars proved the age-old adage that to sit on a lead is to commit championship suicide.
LAVAL MEN - THE CASE OF LAST GOAL WINS
On a toe-numbing Thursday night, the last thing anyone would have wanted was a tit-for-tat finale that dragged into the wee hours.
ST. LEONARD - ALL 'HUSTLE AND MUSCLE'
Cafe Riviera has done what few teams in Totalcampo's illustrious playoff history have managed to do.
ANJOU - THE WAY THE COOKIE CRUMBLED
Neck and neck all season long, right down to the final championship whistle.
LAVAL MEN - THE COMFORT OF LOCKDOWN
You can't blame returning champs for doubling down on what they do best.
RDP - THE STORY OF PETE AND REPEAT
Get a bunch of Peters from RDP with a slight Man United bent together and the following just might happen.
LAVAL WOMEN - MOTHER-TOUGHIN' INTUITION
The battles between those squads who don't win as often as they'd like to are often the most grueling.
LAVAL - WINNING FOR THEIR LIVES
Armada picked a devil of a time to finally come to terms with a disappointing and challenging season.
ST. LEONARD - A BURGEONING AGE-OLD RIVALRY
Undefeated since the Summer Solstice, the FC Bricks should be forgiven for believing this is the year they finally win it all.
ANJOU - LATE SUMMER CATCALL
It may be the dog days of August but the Cougars are still very much on the prowl.
LAVAL MEN- STRENGTH WITHOUT NUMBERS
The real secret to Borussia Kronz' success won't appear on any game sheet.
RDP - PRIMED FOR A RIPPING GOOD TIME
Rip City, for lack of a classier term, has pretty much torn RDP's top division a new one this summer.
LAVAL WOMEN - THE TIES THAT BIND
Games might slip away.
ST. LEONARD - HOW TO BUILD ON A BEATING
The wins that should come easiest can be just as important as those losses that are almost to be expected.
LAVAL MEN - THE DAY ICE CAUGHT FIRE
Most of the FC Pumas spent their youth as high-caliber hockey talents.
ANJOU - NO COLD FEET ON THIS BENCH
The Benchwarmers have hit a collective stride that has been several summers in the making.
RDP - EXPENDING ALL FEAR AND DOUBT
Even with all the pieces in place, it's shocking just how quickly the puzzle can come into focus.
LAVAL MEN - THE PAUSE THAT REFRESHES
Maybe Ibericos C.
LAVAL WOMEN - STRUGGLE THROUGH ORANGE-COLOURED GLASSES
Les Oranges are off to their worst start in recent memory.
ST. LEONARD - A TOUCH OF L'ARTISTIC FLAIR
He claims his Number 27 inherited Maradona's Hand of God, his Number 11 treats the field like a dance floor and "Bombazos" can kick the ball from St.
LAVAL MEN - A MATTER OF COMPULSION
Perfection tends to breed its own costs and challenges.
ANJOU - CAUGHT IN THE TWILIGHT ZONE
After fighting their way to pre-season glory, FC Touski got their first real taste of bitter disappointment.
RDP - THERE'S NO 'I' IN TOMAS
Building a team around your top sniper is tricky business - especially when you happen to be that top scorer.
LAVAL MEN - A LITTLE LIGHT ON SUPERHERO
Despite a valiant comeback effort, an early three-goal deficit proved a little too much for the mighty Justice League to overcome.
LAVAL WOMEN - FIGHTING FIRE WITH FIRE
Rather than silencing FC Diamond's biggest guns, FC Fire went full steam ahead and simply outdrew them.
ST-LEONARD - NO JINX FOR JIXON
Learning to deal with loss is simply not on FC Jixon's bucket list.
WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT - FRESH CHAMPIONSHIP BAIT
Looks like the newcomers came out to play in the women's pre-season tournament.
MEN'S TOURNAMENT - THE BATTLE LINES CARVED
If the pre-season is any indication, Andy Transport (the pre-season champs formerly known as Transilvania) might just suck the very life out of their sum...
BROSSARD - GNAWING AT THEIR ACHILLES HEEL
In the end, credit les Piranhas de l'ETS for tightening the offensive screws on one of the division's most offensively challenged favourites.
RDP - HISTORICALLY HARDWIRED FOR SUCCESS
Much like valuable relics from a time past, the Agozzino brothers are all that remain of the original Camvi squad that first walked the field where Totalcamp...
RDP – FIRST IN, FIRST OUT
It looks like C2 head honchos Nuva Spa 2 and the All Blacks should have practiced losing a little more during the regular season.
LAVAL MEN – THE KEEPER WITH THE GOLDEN BOOT
The former University of Montreal Carabins crew knew they had the talent and chemistry to win it all.
LAVAL WOMEN- THEY WON ALL THE HONORS!
Last Sunday the champions of the regular season, FC Boisbriand has managed to get hold of their 2nd cup of the season with an overtime win against their ri...
BROSSARD – WATCH OUT FOR PIRANHAS, PIRANHAS
The playoff hungry Piranhas got a taste of their own bite-size medicine.
LAVAL WOMEN – THE PRIMETIME SHOW STOPPER
You couldn’t have invented a better team name to shock your undefeated rivals with, even if you tried.
LAVAL MEN – THE BEARERS OF MENTAL COLLAPSE
After stunning the Red Stars in the quarterfinals, Manic nearly made some playoff depressives out of top dog Zeus.
RDP – THIRD TIME NO CHARM
Fob FC had three cracks at it but ultimately failed to leave any kind of lasting impression on the mighty Gunners.
BROSSARD – LIKE SENIOR, LIKE JUNIOR
Forget mothers and their firstborns; every coach has a soft spot for their youngest and most vulnerable.
LAVAL WOMEN – BRUISED, BATTERED AND DETERMINED
The Benchwarmers’ long and winding playoff road got off to a bumpy start, to put it mildly.
LAVAL – CLEAR HEAD WITH A GAME IN HAND
César Farias won’t be betting the farm on his FC International stealing a championship this late in the season.
RDP – IT’S GOOD TO BE GRADUAL
They have followed up four consecutive early-season draws with nine straight wins.
BROSSARD – BACK WHERE THEY BELONG
After losing four of five to start this winter, FC Footfire are back to taking no prisoners as they continue to climb the B Division ladder.
LAVAL WOMEN – THE WRATH OF THE NUNCHUCK
Had the score line gone the other way, Sabrina Lacoste and company would be deemed lethal championship material.
RDP - A WIN COMMITTED TO MEMORY
A captain never forgets the goals that win the very biggest of games.
LAVAL MEN – THE ALMIGHTY TALKDOWN
Zeus has been around long enough to know how to tread with caution and dial down expectations.
BROSSARD – SOMETIMES, THE BAR DOESN'T EAT YOU
Four unanswered goals in the second half have FCMB feeling like anything is now possible in Brossard’s top division.
LAVAL WOMEN – STANDING ON FIRM GROUND
Amazon’s coach definitely knows a long shot when she sees one – especially when it involves her own team.
RDP – THIS AIN’T THEIR FIRST RODEO
The Blazing Stars like to figure things out the second time around.
LAVAL MEN - LATE-YEAR HEARTBREAK
The dark days of December have sent a cold chill through San Marino.
BROSSARD – THE RE-CONSTRUCTION HOLIDAYS
Pre-season tournament heartbreak aside, FC Ortho seems to have regained some kind of a championship strut.
LAVAL WOMEN – TAKING A PASS ON PERFECTION
Better to get all the bad games out of your system while it still doesn’t mean anything beyond statistical window dressing.
RDP – DROPPING AND DAYDREAMING
The C1 Division’s gotten to be so competitive that it takes some captains days to acknowledge losses.
LAVAL MEN – LOOKING FORWAD TO LOOKING AHEAD
FC Nomade wasn’t about to let an ugly outcome get in the way of a great performance.
LAVAL WOMEN – DRAWING AN UNLUCKY LOT IN LIFE
Breaking Even has taken on a whole new meaning for Chelsea this winter.
BROSSARD – THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO DEFENSE
Their own win record blemished, Les Bleus had nothing more to lose than their own defensive pride.
RDP – WISING UP TO THE GREAT UNKNOWN
The Cassiopeia crew starts every year hoping to win it all.
LAVAL MEN – THREE CHEERS FOR MEDIOCRITY
He had tons to say about mighty Zeus but only fair warnings for his Red Stars’ own (B2 Division) winter ambitions.
LAVAL WOMEN – CAUGHT SLACKING OVERTIME
Whoever said running a soccer team is hard work is obviously taking their job way too seriously.
BROSSARD – REGAINING THAT COSMIC EQUILIBRIUM
Unable to score a single goal or make any headway this pre-season, FC Galaxie seem to have finally found their winter footing.
BROSSARD –OLDIES WITHOUT THE GOODIES
If soccer is a young man’s sport, Brossard’s pre-season tournament was the young man’s moment of truth.
RDP – A NO-SWEAT TURN OF EVENTS
The Competitive division turned out to be anything but.
LAVAL MEN – A NO-LOSE VACATION
It looks like VTL United’s brief hiatus from Totalcampo has worked wonders for their staying power.
LAVAL WOMEN – NO CHILL TO THEIR SUMMER GLOW
It was a case of instant déjà vu for the women’s pre-season champs.
LAVAL MEN – SUAVE FOR THE STORY
It was hardly a David versus Goliath victory.
LAVAL WOMEN – SHOCK, WITH VERY LITTLE AWE
It’s not very often that the fourth and sixth seed in any given division get to meet in a championship game.
ANJOU – THE GREAT NO-SHOW
They were supposed to face a fierce and ready opponent.
ST. LEONARD – NO BLOWOUTS AND NO SURPRISES
With never more than a goal to spare between them during the season, you’d think a tight championship would have been expected.
RDP – TUNNEL VISION JUST FOR YOU
You may excuse Joey Stallone for looking past FC Loco and straight into the eyes of the last team standing between him and the championship.
LAVAL MEN – REALITY, SHE BITES
Perhaps FC Juve was simply too dark a horse.
ANJOU – PREVIEW TO A FINAL BLITZ?
You can lose the season and still maintain the psychological playoff edge.
ST. LEONARD – DICTATING THE LAST LAUGH
They were left to scratch for their very playoff lives against the strongest team in the division.
RDP – JUST ONE SHY OF PERFECT
They’re as close to perfect as the league has seen this summer.
LAVAL WOMEN - THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UNINTENDED
Another tough win against a statistically weaker team has left the B-Liners exactly where they need to be: Looking up and thinking ahead.
LAVAL MEN – ONE LONG WALK IN THE PARK
Alex Santos’ biggest challenge this summer might have very well been setting the record straight on the team name.
ST. LEONARD – A SUMMER OF SIBLING RIVALRLY
After a bumpy first go at it, the toughest kid on the C1 block pulled no punches in the nasty summer heat.
RDP – THE NEWS THEY NEEDED TO KNOW
Somewhere along the line, Channel Four News put all jokes aside and got serious about their craft.
LAVAL MEN – YOUNG AND ON THE UPSWING
The summer seesaw may just have bounced back in their favour.
RDP – INTRODUCING ANTHONY THE WHITE WALKER
There’s carrying a team.
LAVAL MEN – THINGS JUST GOT INTERESTING.
There is now officially a C3 Division title race to speak of.
LAVAL WOMEN – DOUBLE PREDATOR TROUBLE
Statistically speaking, it was a lousy week off for the Predators.
ST. LEONARD – TWO TIMES A KILLER
After kicking off the summer in Brazil-like humiliation, the Onetouchables have at last regained some semblance of pride.
ST. LEONARD – TROUBLE ALONG THE WATCHTOWER
It hasn’t been the smoothest summer for Night’s Watch – but then the last couple of weeks haven’t been so terrible either.
RDP – IT’S THE UNIVERSELLE TRUTH
After all but annihilating their first four opponents, you might say Clinique Universelle ran into the dreaded five-game hump.
ANJOU – THE IN-AND-OUT WIN
No keeper, no top scorer and no substitutions.
LAVAL – NOTHING WITHOUT MY KEEPER
They say there’s never a good time to have to go without your star goalie.
LAVAL MEN – A TRUE TEST OF FAITH
Plagued by mass injuries and disenchanted coaches, one of the leagues premier comeback champs has run into its biggest brick wall yet.
LAVAL WOMEN – HONING SOME NERVES OF STEEL
The Misfits have been around long enough to know that any deficit is temporary if you believe it to be.
ST. LEONARD – SPORTING THEIR WINNING WAYS
After some heavy winter playoff heartbreak, Sporting Yul seems to have regained their once sunny disposition.
RDP – SILENT BUT STILL DEADLY
Respect for their opponents aside, even Don Bosco has to be pleased with their newfound killer instinct.
LAVAL MEN – WHAT'S PLAGUING THE PHARAOHS
AC Laval kicked up the perfect storm of talent and resolve and then left the Pharaohs writhing in their early summer dust.
MEN THIRD DIVISION – HOW TO AGE GRACEFULLY
After a couple of fairly easy warm up games, FDM finally met their match and ran into a brick wall called AS Dynamo.
MEN SECOND DIVISION – THE SILENCE OF THE WOLVES
FC Azzurri thought they’d save their big guns for the grand finale.
MEN FIRST DIVISION – THE PAIN IN THIS NAME
Albiceleste, the top dogs formerly known as Barcelona, continued their league domination with a 2-1 win over Inter Milan.
WOMEN SECOUND DIVISION – FEELING THE PINCH OF PINK
The Pink Ladies needed penalty shots to beat out FC Inter.
WOMEN FIRST DIVISION – A MISFIT MISHAP
The Misfits easily smashed top squad Southshore Vendetta 4-0 in the FB Division pre-season finale - this after barely sneaking by fellow strongwomen Zone in ...