Forge FC drew PLSQ side FC Laval in the Preliminary Round for the 2023 Canadian Championship during the tournament’s official draw Tuesday night. Forge will host FC Laval with the official match date and time to be announced at a later date.
Full draw Results:
TSS Rovers FC vs. Valour FC
Pacific FC vs. Cavalry FC
York United FC vs. Vancouver FC
Forge FC vs. FC Laval
HFX Wanderers FC vs. Atletico Ottawa
CF Montreal vs. Vaughan SC
The following clubs received a bye to the Quarterfinals
1. Vancouver Whitecaps FC
2. Toronto FC
About Canadian Championship
Canada Soccer’s Canadian Championship, also known as the Battle of the North, is the nation’s highest men’s domestic competition featuring clubs from coast to coast across the country, notably professional teams in Major League Soccer and the Canadian Premier League as well as league winners in League1 BC, League1 Ontario and Québec’s Premier League (Première ligue de soccer du Québec). Winners of the 2023 Canadian Championship lift the Voyageurs Cup and qualify to the annual international competition, Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League. Winners of the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League qualify for the FIFA Club World Cup.