Save the date! The 49th Parallel Cup returns to Canada this August.
August 13th, 2022 sees the return of the 49th Parallel Cup, the clash between traditional rivals Canada and the USA, to Canada for the first time since 2013.
Northwind Squad Announcement:
Head Coach Sean Goedheer has announced his squad to take on the Americans in August. A host of new faces as well as some comprehensive experience scattered throughout the squad puts the Northwind in a strong position to take home the Cup!
5 provincial leagues and 12 member clubs being represented in the squad shows the strong development of Footy across Canada.
Congratulations to all players selected below:
|Player||Home Club (League)|
|Aaron Falcioni||Toronto Eagles (AFL Ontario)|
|Chris Moning||Hamilton Wildcats (AFL Ontario)|
|Justin Settle||Hamilton Wildcats (AFL Ontario)|
|Michael Masek||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Eric Klein||Hamilton Wildcats (AFL Ontario)|
|Udai Kapila||Toronto Rebels (AFL Ontario)|
|Greg Bridges||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Rob Tersigni||Toronto Rebels (AFL Ontario)|
|Kenneth Boudreau||West Island Wooders (AFL Quebec)|
|Geoff Coventry||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Morgan Whyte||Montreal Demons (AFL Quebec)|
|Trent Loosemore||Burnaby Eagles (AFL BC)|
|Riley Turpin||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Mark Zwaagstra||Vancouver Cougars (AFL BC)|
|Jim Oertel||Burnaby Eagles (AFL BC)|
|Ryan Mcnabb||Toronto Eagles (AFL Ontario)|
|Jordan Harcombe||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Steve Setka||Winnipeg Bears (AFL Manitoba)|
|James Clock||Ottawa Swans (AFL Ontario)|
|Nick Liang||Hamilton Wildcats (AFL Ontario)|
|Yacine Baouche||Old Montreal Dockers (AFL Quebec)|
|Steve Walker||Hamilton Wildcats (AFL Ontario)|
|Jason Nysten||Calgary Kangaroos (AFL Alberta)|
|Michael Berk||Edmonton Wombats (AFL Alberta)|
2022 49th Parallel Cup Information:
The 2022 49th Parallel Cup will be hosted in Toronto, Ontario at Colonel Samuel Smith Park – 3145 Lake Shore Blvd W, Etobicoke.
The Cup is scheduled for 3pm EST with a Development squad curtain raiser game to be played at 1pm – showcasing up-and-coming talent from both Canada & the USA.