Hello MWSL players, coaches, team managers, fans:
It’s that time once
again; Breast Cancer Awareness Month in
As most of you are
Metro Women’s Soccer League is one of the
largest female soccer organizations in the country. We strongly feel
the importance to unite as women to help and look out for our fellow
sisters. Most of us have been affected
or touched by someone with Breast Cancer and this is an opportunity to join together in honouring our loved ones and making a
We invite all
teams/members to get the PINK OUT
for all affected and to support the
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
The MWSL will
support and encourage any team who would like to show their support throughout October by wearing Pink jerseys, Pink accessories during your games. The league will
ease up on rules regarding under garment and colouring of accessories
providing that no safety issues are created, teams are mindful that jerseys
must be numbered and colours are distinguishable between teams.
Please visit or
check out the Soccer
Express website for some
Products along with the attached flyer.
We urge teams to
use the following: Pink game balls, Pink warm up/sideline pinnies, Pink
banners, wearing Pink accessories such as Pink sweat, hair and arm bands, Pink pro
wrap, Pink boots and/or shoelaces, Pink gloves and
tape. Find a way find to display it on the field or sideline.
If there are any
questions or confusion about uniforms, league rules will apply unless the
teams agree otherwise on game day. The Centre Official on
the day will will make final decisions if no agreement is reached between teams
and we ask that you all respect their decision.
New this year on
the MWSL Website is the “Donation
Now” button on the front
page of the website. This is to provide
direct access to players wanting to donate in a fast and easy way. 100% of the donations will be received by the
Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation.
will contribute 5 (five) $50 prizes towards your efforts to
raise money for Breast Cancer research. For a chance to win, send in
your best “PINK” post-game photo. Including game officials
in Pink and your fans donned in Pink in photos
will enhance your chance for a prize. We will also have a pair of tickets to the Whitecaps game on October 28th for the team with the best pink picture
Also, please share your photos so we can
add them to our Facebook and Instagram page.
Let’s come together, honour and embrace the colour Pink and all it stands for.