6th CLUB - FC Edmonton, Edmonton, AB.
5th CLUB - Valour FC, Winnipeg, MB.
4th CLUB - Vancouver Island, Vancouver, BC.
3rd CLUB - HFX Wanderers Football Club, Halifax, NS.
2nd CLUB - Cavalry Football Club, Calgary AB.
1st CLUB - York 9 Football Club, York Region, ON.
York 9 Football Club is one of the founding clubs to play in the highly-anticipated professional men’s soccer league set to debut in Spring 2019. The club is the first professional sports franchise to be based in York Region – one of Canada’s fastest growing centres with a population base of more than 1.3 million.
The YRSA was formed in 1982 and is a registered not-for-profit Ontario corporation overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors. The association operates with paid staff to provide programs and services for over 50,000 registrants in the Region of York. Affiliated with Ontario Soccer, the YRSA is the third largest of 21 district associations that participate in the governance of soccer in Ontario. With representation on the Board of Directors of Ontario Soccer, the YRSA assists in the development of policy and procedures, and provides the delivery of programs, adult and youth leagues, services and governance to its members.The membership consists of 15 youth clubs with defined boundaries, 6 adult only clubs and associate members.