OPDL is Canadian soccer’s first standards-based youth high performance program and is an important component of the overall movement to adopt the core principles of Long Term Player Development (LTPD) across soccer at large in Ontario and Canada. Focusing on stages 4 (Train-To-Train) and 5 (Train-To-Compete) of the LTPD pathway, OPDL represents young players’ early graduation to a genuine high performance training environment, targeting only the top athletes in the province from age groups U13 to U23 with what will be the highest level of competitive youth soccer in Ontario.
Good Afternoon, The Nepean Hotspurs would first and foremost like to thank everyone for their patience and commitment through the entire OPDL and appeal process with the OSA. On January 17th, 2017 the Nepean Hotspurs received the appeal panel decision, stating we were successful and the appeal was upheld. Since then, the OPDL [...]