Ontario youth soccer teams can get close to the action and see Canada's
Major League Soccer team up close
TORONTO, June 24 /CNW/ - BMO Financial Group is offering U7-17 soccer
teams from across Ontario the chance to watch an official practice by Canada's
only Major League Soccer team, Toronto FC, and get a VIP tour of BMO Field in
"Toronto FC has captured the public's imagination, and young soccer
players all over the province would love to be part of the action," said Sandy
Bourne, Vice President, Corporate Sponsorships, BMO Financial Group. "We will
be giving eight lucky teams the chance to watch their heroes up close and go
behind the scenes at the best soccer venue in Canada."
Teams can apply at bmosoccer.com up until July 3, 2009. The practices
will take place on August 14, 17, 18 and 24 (subject to change).
BMO Financial Group is a proud Premier sponsor of Toronto FC. BMO
supports soccer across Canada from youth players in local neighbourhoods and
communities, to the professional level. BMO's deep commitment to the Beautiful
Game is evident from the beginning of the curve with its grassroots
sponsorship of close to 400 youth teams nationally. The relationship continues
with title support of elite youth players at BMO National Championships
through to support of professional teams (TFC & Vancouver Whitecaps FC)
combined with soccer venue title sponsorship (BMO Field).
For further information:
For further information: For News Media Enquiries: Peter Scott, Toronto,
PeterE.Scott@bmo.com, (416) 867-3996, Website: bmosoccer.com