Open Canada Cup

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The Open Canada Cup is a Canadian soccer competition based on the FA Cup and US Open Cup . It was held for the first time in 1998. The first winner was the Toronto Olympians , who are also record holders with 3 wins (1998-2000). The competition is open to all clubs from Canada. In fact, only Canadian Soccer League clubs and a few amateur clubs from Ontario participated until 2007 . With the Toronto Lynx, a team from the USL First Division , the second (US) American division, took part for the first time in 2006 . Teams from British Columbia have also been taking part since 2007 .

The Open Canada Cup was suspended in 2008 because the Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) is hosting a Canadian Championship for Canadian professional clubs. There are currently four professional clubs : Edmonton FC , Montreal Impact , Toronto FC and the Vancouver Whitecaps .

Winners list

season winner Result Second
1998 Toronto Olympians 3-0 St. Catharines Wolves
1999 Toronto Olympians 3-0 Toronto Croatia
2000 Toronto Olympians 1-0 St. Catharines Wolves
2001 Ottawa Wizards 1-0 Toronto Supra
2002 Ottawa Wizards 2-0 Toronto Croatia
2003 London City 1: 1 a.d.
4: 2 i. E.
Metro Lions
2004 Windsor Border Stars 1: 1 a.d.
4: 2 i. E.
Ottawa St. Anthony Italia
2005 Windsor Border Stars 3-0 London City
2006 Ottawa St. Anthony Italia 2-0 Toronto Lynx
2007 Trois-Rivières Attak 3-0 ColumbusClan FC