London City Soccer Club

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London City
File:London City.gif
Full name London City Soccer Club
Nickname(s) City
Founded 14 February 1973; 42 years ago
Ground Hellenic Stadium
London, Ontario
Ground Capacity 1,000
Owner Andrew Crowe
General Manager Kathleen Nurse
Coach Cedo Popovic
League Canadian Soccer League
2015 Regular season: 9th
Website Club home page

London City is a Canadian soccer team founded in 1973. The team is currently a member of the Canadian Soccer League, a league that is not sanctioned by FIFA recognized body. The team plays home games out of Hellenic Centre Stadium in the city of London, Ontario. The team's colours are red, black and white.

Year-by-year

The Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs
1973 "1" NSL 7th
1974 "1" NSL 8th
1975 "First" NSL 8th
1976 "First" NSL 6th
1977 "First" NSL 6th
1978 "First" NSL 10th
1979 "1" NSL 9th
1980 "Senior" NSL 5th
1981 "1" NSL 7th
1982 "1" NSL 5th
1983–95 DNP  –  –  –
1996 "1" CNSL 5th Did not qualify
1997 "1" CNSL 5th Quarter-finals
1998 "1" CPSL 6th Did not qualify
1999 "1" CPSL 4th Semi-finals
2000 "1" CPSL 8th Wild Card Round
2001 "1" CPSL 12th Did not qualify
2002 "1" CPSL 7th, Western Did not qualify
2003 "1" CPSL 7th, Western Did not qualify
2004 "1" CPSL 5th, Western Did not qualify
2005 "1" CPSL 5th, Western Did not qualify
2006 "1" CSL 7th, National Did not qualify
2007 "1" CSL 5th, National Did not qualify
2008 "1" CSL 7th, National Did not qualify
2009 "1" CSL 6th, National Did not qualify
2010 "1" CSL 11th Did not qualify
2011 "1" CSL 11th Did not qualify

Honours

2003
Runners-up: (1) 2005

Players

Current roster

Where a player has not declared an international allegiance, nation is determined by place of birth. Squad correct as of April 30, 2014.[1]

No. Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Markotić, VladimirVladimir Markotić      Croatia
2 Defender Benjamin, TaylorTaylor Benjamin      Guyana
3 Defender Bakula, ZvonkoZvonko Bakula      Croatia
4 Defender Novković, RadeRade Novković      Serbia
7 Midfielder Samra, YounanYounan Samra      Iraq
9 Forward Kukić, AldinAldin Kukić      Bosnia and Herzegovina
15 Midfielder Begović, NenadNenad Begović (Captain)     Serbia
16 Midfielder Salamanca, CristianCristian Salamanca      Colombia
17 Defender Marques, JustinJustin Marques      Canada
24 Forward Vučemilović-Grgić, MarinMarin Vučemilović-Grgić      Croatia
33 Goalkeeper Laureano, CoreyCorey Laureano      Canada
44 Midfielder Miftari, GentiGenti Miftari      Albania
99 Forward Barbosa, BrandonBrandon Barbosa      Canada

Notable former players

Most goals

League

# Name Nation Career Goals Appearances
1 Younan Samra  Iraq 2010– 21 67
2 Marin Vučemilović-Grgić  Croatia 2013– 19 20
3 Thomas Beattie  England 2010–11 14 41
4 Aldin Kukic  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2012– 6 23
5 Harris Fazlagic  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2010–11 5 28
5 Genti Miftari  Albania 2010– 5 40

Bold indicates player still active with club.

Last Update: April 13, 2014.

Former coaches

Official sponsors

The sponsors for the London City Soccer team include: Blossom Gate, LA Fitness, as well as a number of local businesses.[citation needed]

References

  1. "Players | London SC". Londoncitypro.ca. Retrieved July 20, 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

External links