On February 19th, 2017 Dino Rossi [League1 Commissioner] dropped in to Vaughan Soccer Club and presented our club with a $5000 cheque awarded to our Vaughan Azzurri for winning the Men's League Division in 2016. Thank-you!!! Really, big thanks to everyone involved, the league, coaching staff, players, supporting members and sponsors, we couldn't have done it without you!
This latest update has us excited for another excellent outing in 2017. We are proud to announce the following prelimenary information concerning the upcoming outdoor season for League1 Men and Women teams:
The League1 regular season schedule is coming soon [it was projected to be posted last week in February] - check/click here to visit the league1ontario website and look for the the League1 schedule announcement. We will post a follow up message on Twitter/FB/Instagram once the schedule is posted!
League1 Men's Division
Consists of 16 teams, organized into two divisions of eight and will be called East and West. The men will play a total of 22 regular season games 11 home and 11 away. Simlar to last year, our L1 Vaughan Azzurri will also be involved in Cup Games which will eventually add more games to their schedule depending if they win or lose the cup game matches.
The proposed kick off for the regular season is currently set for the Friday April 28, Saturday April 29, and Sunday April 30, 2017 weekend and is scheduled to end on Sunday October 2, 2017.
The Cup Game for the Men's division will start in June and it will be one game straight elimination for advancing. The Cup Game Final is scheduled for Sunday August 6, 2017.
The Men's AllStar Game [East vs West] is scheduled for July 26, 2017.
Click here to visit our L1 Azzurri Men's website.
League1 Women's Division
The Women's League will consist of 11 teams - all in one division. The women will play a total 20 games for their regular season: 10 home games and 10 away games. They will also be involved in Cup Games which will inevitably add more games to their schedule depending if they win or lose the cup game matches.
The kick off for the 2017 Women's division regular season will be the weekend of Friday May 5, Saturday May 6, and Sunday May 7, 2017. The the end of the regular season is scheduled for Sunday October 2, 2017.
The Cup Game for the Women's division will also start in June and it will be one game straight elimination for advancing. The Cup Game Final is scheduled for Saturday August 5, 2017.
The Women's AllStar game is scheduled for July 19, 2017. Last year, it was the Women League1 All Stars playing a team from the province of Quebec in a best of the best competitive match!
Click here to visit L1 Azzurri Women's website.
opdl matches included cup game finals
In addition to the L1 Cup Game Finals for the Men and Women, we will also be having the OPDL teams playing for their Cup Games as well [on Saturday and Sunday respectively]. The youth boys would play on Sunday before the Men's League1 Cup Final while the youth girls would play on Saturday before the Women's League1 Cup Finals. Mark your calendars!!!
We will keep everyone posted as more news for the upcoming season stay posted to our website, floow us on Twitter/Facebook and/or Instagram!
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