Our L1 Azzurri Men’s squad has secured a playoff spot on Wednesday September 19th. by defeating Toronto FC III. One away match is left to be played, it will take place this coming Saturday, against Pro Stars.
Although, we are tied with Woodbridge for 4th place, the Strikers do not have any games remaining. If we were to lose our last match we will still remain in fourth, due to the tie breaker rules, which are the amount of wins. We VSC has 9 and Woodbridge have 8.
So, to the playoffs we go!!!
The playoffs consist of two pools each with 4 teams. (round robin). Our pool is A which consists of the 1st place team, 4th place team, 6th place team and 8th place team, while pool B consists of the 2nd place team, 3rd place team, 5th place team and 7th place team. Our first home game will take place Saturday September 29, 2018 at 8 kick off at Soccer Center Stadium against 8th place team. Our second home game will take place on Thursday October 4, 2018 at 8 kick off at Soccer Center Stadium against 6th place team. Our last playoff match, will be an away game, it will take place October 12th, or 13th or 14th , against 1st place team (Sigma or London they both have one game left Sigma 36 pts while London 35th pts)
Matches – Mark your calendars:
Saturday September 29, 2018 VSC vs. Darby 8PM kick off at Soccer Center Stadium
Thursday October 4, 2018 VSC vs. Alliance 8PM kick off at Soccer Center Stadium
Friday October 12th, 2018 VSC vs. London 7:30PM kick-off at Marconi Club in London
More details will follow, winner of Group A will play winner of Group B on Saturday October 20 @ 3 pm if we make it to the final... Go Azzurri GO!
We encourage our members, specifically our Competitive youth players to support our League1 teams. The attendance and participation of our players is important for the development of our young athletes. We are hoping that many of these athletes will be playing for our League1 teams in the near future!
Calling all coaching staff, players and members
Please ensure you wear your Vaughan jerseys/paraphernalia to support our team. As part of the club registration; the players receive free admission to the regular season HOME matches [must be wearing VSC attire - CUP matches not included, kids and youth must pay].