Category Archives: Soccer

HFX Wanderers Promotions Staff Keeps Hitting It Out of the Park

The HFX Wanderers management team has done lots of good things when it comes to promoting their product.  Everything the Canadian Premier League team has done when identifying and promoting the club has been excellent.  The way they have conducted … Continue reading

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Dartmouth welcoming Clippers’ arrival

In recognition of the HFX Wanderers first ever home game in franchise history, let’s look back at the Nova Scotia Clippers first game.  This is an article that appeared in the Halifax Daily News on May 25, 1991. Dartmouth welcoming … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Clippers Results

Here are the game results of the Nova Scotia Clippers (Canadian Soccer League, 1991).  The franchise was rewarded in April 1989, played their first game two years later.  The Clippers’ training camp opened April 22 at Cole Harbour Place.  The … Continue reading

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Halifax Sports Saturation

There was recently an article in the Halifax Star-Metro explaining the potential sports saturation with all the rumours of potential teams coming to Halifax.  The city already has the Mooseheads, Hurricanes and now the Privateers.  There is also rumours of both … Continue reading

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Wanderers Grounds Upgardes

If your reading this you probably know that Halifax’s former baseball grounds will receive an upgrade this summer.  Wanderer’s Grounds will be closed this spring and summer while the city upgrades the field.  The facility will receive new sod, fencing, … Continue reading

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CPL and the Wanderers Grounds Reboot

Big news out of Halifax earlier this week.  Chris Cochrane of Local Xpress reported on Wednesday that the proposed Canadian Premier League (soccer) has expressed interest in the market for their 2018 start-up season.  The man behind the effort is … Continue reading

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The Clip Show

I have blogged about soccer before, so this isn’t a first.  The one and only time that an outdoor professional sports franchise was ever tried in the Halifax  market were the Nova Scotia Clippers in 1991.  The Clippers were members of … Continue reading

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