men playing football

CC Canadian Championship 2022


Schedule compiled from Schedules in Major League Soccer and Canadian Premier League websites. Please visit the MLS and CPL websites for the Official Schedules at: [References: 2-4]

Round by Round Recap

Round 1

In the Western half of the draw York United eliminated Atletico Ottawa 8-7 and Cavalry FC defeated FC Edmonton 2-1 in two all CPL matches, while Vancouver Whitecaps FC of the MLS disposed of Valour FC Winnipeg of the Canadian Premier League 2-0. The Eastern half of the draw saw Guelph United – the Provincial Champions of Ontario – lose 0-2 at home to Halifax’s HFX Wanderers FC; and Forge FC Hamilton defeat Mont-Royal Outremont – the Quebec Provincial Champions – by two goals to nil.

Quarter-Finals (24-26 May 2022)

It was as expected in the Canadian Championship Quarter-Finals for 2022 as all three Major League Soccer clubs reached the Semi-Finals. CF Montréal defeated Forge FC of Hamilton 3-0, Vancouver Whitecaps FC won 6-4 at Cavalry FC of Calgary and Toronto FC won 2-1 at HFX Wanderers in their trip to Nova Scotia. York United joined the major three in the Semi-Finals with a 6-5 win at Pacific FC of Victoria on Vancouver Island. [References: 2-6]

Semi-Finals (23 June 2022)

Toronto FC defeated arch rivals CF Montréal 4-0 at BMO Field to meet Vancouver Whitecaps FC in the Final of the Canadian Championship. Vancouver had defeated the only Canadian Premier League to make it this far in the knockout competition for MLS, CPL and top Provincial teams, York United, 2-1. [References: 4-6]

Stock Canadian Soccer Photo

men playing football
Photo by Yahye Abdi on

About the Canadian Championship 2022

The Canadian Championship (CC) is the Major Premier Knockout (Elimination) Cup in Canadian Soccer, which in 2022 featured the three Major League Soccer (MLS – the top Continental League in USA and Canada) teams – Vancouver Whitecaps FC, CF Montreal, and Toronto FC; the eight Canadian Premier League (CPL – the top League in Canada) – Pacific FC Victoria, Cavalry FC Calgary, FC Edmonton, Valour FC Winnipeg, York United FC, Forge FC Hamiltion, Atletico Ottawa and HFX Wanderers FC; plus the top two Provincial League Champions from 2021: Guelph United (Ontario) and Mont-Royal Outremont (Quebec).



[1] (2020) MLS Primary Logo 2015- [Internet] Available from: http://8653__major_league_soccer-primary-2015 [Accessed 5 May 2021]


[2] MLS (2022) MLS Schedule May 9-May 15 2022 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 12 May 2022]

[3] MLS (2022) MLS Schedule May 23-May 29 2022 [Internet] Available from:  [Accessed 12 May 2022]

[4] MLS (2022) MLS Schedule June 20-June 26 2022 [Internet] Available from:  [Accessed 25 July 2022]

[5] MLS (2022) MLS Schedule July 25-July 31 2022 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 25 July 2022]

[6] CPL (2022) Canadian Championship 2022 Schedule [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 26 May 2022]


Thanks to Tom Gallagher and Jason Caldwell.


Researched, Compiled and Written by Enda Mulcahy for the Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive Last Updated: 25 June 2022 (c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2022 You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Reserved. The Logos and Photos used in this article remain the property of the organisations and individuals which own the copyright and are used here for educational and information purposes only.

Leave a Reply