Canada fields young squad to defend Algarve Cup
Captain Christine Sinclair leads a young roster featuring seven teenagers as Canada looks to defend its title at the Algarve Cup. John Herdman’s fourthranked team leaves today for Portugal and the 12-nation tournament that runs March 1-8. Canada defeated Brazil 2-1 in last year’s final.
The storyline for this 22woman squad is youth as Herdman kicks off the postRio quadrennial for real.