Posted by LONDON ATHLETIC CANADIAN F.C. on Apr 24 2018 at 07:20AM PDT in 2019 OUTDOOR SEASON

LONDON, ON – London Athletic Canadian F.C. is pleased to announce they have signed an Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) affiliation agreement with WHITECAPS LONDON. The agreement will give players with LACFC opportunities in the OPDL.

London Athletic Canadian F.C. (LACFC) is a long-standing soccer club in London. LACFC was founded in 2002 as a not-for-profit organization. The goal of the club is of engaging players from all ethnic backgrounds and financial status into the broader London community, through the sport of soccer while promoting players to higher level opportunities via the Ontario Soccer pyramid of play. This focus is in keeping with FIFA’s stance on social responsibility and its anti-discrimination initiatives that are being implemented worldwide.

Whitecaps London is a London, Ontario based High Performance Soccer Club and a OPDL license holder. Whitecaps London is also a recipient of Ontario Soccer’s Gold Club Excellence Award and is headed up by technical director Mike Ayyash, a Canadian “A” licensed coach and Vancouver Whitecaps FC Ontario head coach.

Through this affiliation, LACFC is also looking to enhance/improve the coaching education/curriculum and methodology to provide for a greater developmental opportunity to its young members.

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