Category: News & Blog

Toronto Blizzard’s Diamond Simpson Selected for the League 1 All Star Game

Our Toronto Blizzard’s Diamond Simpson has been chosen to represent us at the L1 All-star game. Diamond is one of our senior players & captain of the Toronto Blizzard League 1 team. 
 
Sarah Owusu will represent us in the Ontario Canada Games. Mikayla Dayes & Karley Hellstrom were also chosen but not included due to injuries.
 
The Toronto Blizzard would like to invite everyone to come out and support some of Ontario’s best players who will be taking part in an All Star Game that features more than a dozen international level players.  Post game, all the kids in the stands will be invited onto the pitch to take photos and get autographs from the All Stars. Toronto FC is also bringing its KickZone attraction, which is always popular with kids.
 
Advanced tickets are at a low price of $2.00 each and can be purchased by calling the Toronto Azzurri office at 416-782-1578.
 
 

The Toronto Blizzard in the Ontario Cup Finals

Congratulations to the Toronto Blizzard U21 team for a great game and making the Ontario Cup finals vs. Oshawa, by beating the 2016 Ontario Cup Champions in St. Catharine’s.
 
Both our Toronto Blizzard U18s & U21s teams are in the Ontario Cup Finals & Semi’s as follows:
 
 

Ontario Cup weekend

SATURDAY JULY 22ND  – U21S @ OSA SOCCER CENTER – 4:30 KICK OFF  – FINALS
 
SATURDAY JULY 22ND – U18S @ OSA SOCCER CENTER – 10AM  – SEMI’S
SUNDAY JULY 23RD – U18S @ OSA SOCCER CENTER – 10AM –  FINALS
 
  Good luck to coach Joe Parolini and the Blizzard teams!

Toronto Azzurri Induction Gala

The Toronto Azzurri is pleased to announce that they are presenting their first Annual Induction Gala.  This event replaces our Spring Splash dance that previously took place every April.  Yes, there will still be the usual great meal with entertainment and dancing, but this year there will be a ceremony to induct individuals into the Toronto Azzurri Wall of Fame. The Wall of Fame will be located in a section of the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village and will honor contributors to the Toronto Azzurri organization and the sport of soccer.  Categories for induction will include Players, Coaches and Builders/Influencers.

Proceeds go to sport and art programs for children at the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village. Reserve your ticket today by contacting the Toronto Azzurri office.

When Saturday April 1st, 2017 – Doors open @ 6:00pm
Where
Fontana Primavera Event Center
77 Woodstream Blvd. Vaughan, Ont
Doors open @ 6:00 pm – Dinner @ 7:30 pm
Open deluxe Bar included
Cost  $100 per ticket
Contact us for Tickets
 
Phone: 416 782-1578

 

Toronto Blizzard Announce League 1 Ontario Entrance

Toronto, ON (December 19th, 2016) – The Toronto Blizzard are pleased to announce that we have been officially accepted into competitive play within League 1 Ontario for the 2017 season. Our successful application will see us launch our Women’s program first with the start of league play for this upcoming season followed by plans to also add a men’s program for 2018.

It was a cold day back in 1979 for opening day when the Toronto Blizzard took the field for their first inaugural home game. In fact, the city had been frozen by a blizzard. The events have just repeated themselves as a blizzard recently hit Toronto with the announcement of the Toronto Blizzard coming back to life once again. Like a phoenix rising up from the ashes of old to take its place once again in prominence in the form of the new Toronto Blizzard  partnered with the Toronto Azzuri.

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Toronto Blizzard Women’s Team

Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village is the new home for The Toronto Blizzard Women’s Team

The Toronto Blizzard Women’s Teams run by former Canadian National Coach,  Joe Parolini, will be calling the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village home starting in 2017.  The Toronto Blizzard are pleased to announce the official acceptance into competitive play within League 1 Ontario for the 2017 season. Our successful application will see us launch our Women’s program first with the start of league play for this upcoming season followed by plans to also add a men’s program for 2018. The Toronto Blizzard  will practice and play their home games at our fields. Joe Parolini currently has positioned 4 of his players into the Canadian National Women’s Teams and has most of the team positioned for US Scholarships.

Toronto Blizzard Website

Learn more about the Toronto Blizzard Women’s team by following them on…

   

https://www.facebook.com/torontoblizzard/

https://twitter.com/Blizzardfc

Toronto Azzurri Fall News

As we approach the last months of 2016, the Toronto Azzurri Soccer Club would like to update everyone on upcoming programs and developments around the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village.

2016 Fall Indoor Soccer in Progress

We are very excited about our inaugural Indoor “Fall” Sessions which are  happening every Wednesday at La Liga Indoor Center, 1107 Finch Ave W. We were able to accommodate 70 children from ages 5-15 and each sessions focuses on improving ball skills and better understanding the tactical principles of playing the game of soccer. 

Sign Up for The 2017 Winter Indoor Soccer Session

We would like to announce a “Winter ” Indoor Program as a continuation of our  current sessions. This will be launched on January 11th, running ten (10) Wednesdays until March 15th. 

Starting:

Wednesday January 11, 2017 to Wednesday March 15, 2017

  • Junior Group – 7;00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Intermediate Group – 7:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.
  • Senior Group-8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where:
La Liga  Futsol Complex
1107 Finch Avenue, West
Toronto, Ontario M3J 2P7

Cost: $200.00

Register:

  • On line – www.torontoazzurri.com
  • In person @La Liga Futsol Complex – from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • Wednesday November 16, 2016
    • Wednesday November 23, 2016
    • Wednesday November 30, 2016

Please do not hesitate…you may Register On-Line or you may call 416-782-1578 and inquire.

 

Toronto Azzurri 2017 Rep Teams

In 2017, the Toronto Azzurri will start to introduce our own “Rep” teams into the  North York Soccer Association League.  Please stay tuned to further announcements.

Youth Sport Camps starting July 2017

The Toronto Azzurri Soccer Club will be starting Youth Sport Camps in July 2017.  We will be offering Full day and half day Camps.  The children will be offered a wide assortment of Outdoor sport activities like Soccer, Baseball, Flag Football, Frisbee Golf, as well as Indoor Educational Sessions and Movie Watching(Yes, we have Air Conditioning). Please consider the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village for your Birthday Celebrations! One hour Outdoor play and one hour Indoor party celebrations included.
Please contact Mary Severino at 416-782-1578 or  mary.severino@torontoazzurri.com for all the details.

Thank you for supporting the Toronto Azzurri Youth Sport Village!
We built the Azzurri LIUNA Clubhouse for our Community!