Canada vs USA

Canada and the USA shared the spoils in an entertaining 1-1 tie at BC Place on Thursday.  The two teams were playing in the first of a double header, with the second leg of the friendly taking place in San Jose on Sunday.  The record crowd (for a friendly in Canada) of 28,107 saw the USA take the lead in the first half through a goal from Alex Morgan, with Canada equalizing off a goal from Adriana Leon part way through the second half.

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In preparation for the summer Olympics in Rio, the Canadian Mens Field Hockey team has been holding a series of four warm up games vs the USA Mens team.  Canada took a 2-0 series lead into the game at Rutledge Park, West Vancouver on the evening of July 9th.

An enthustiastic crowd saw the home team take a 6-0 lead at half time, in a very one sided contest.  The second half saw the USA team come out fighting, getting two goals to finish up the game 6-2.

Final Score: Canada 6 – USA 2

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Goals – Canada

2′ – Matthew Guest  (FG)
9′ – Iain Smythe
11′ – Matthew Sarmento (FG)
15’+ – Gordon Johnston (PC)
22′ – Gordon Johnston (PC)
22′ – Matthew Sarmento (FG)

Goals – United States

38′ – Amandeep Khokar (FG)
51′ – Paul Singh (FG)

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