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.

February 2017

Nepean Hotspurs OPDL Update

By |2017-08-02T07:56:42-04:00February 13th, 2017|OPDL|

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 [...]

January 2017

November 2016

September 2016

OPDL Coaching Opportunity!

By |2017-08-02T07:56:50-04:00September 29th, 2016|OPDL|

Coach OPDL with Hotspurs! The Nepean Hotspurs are seeking committed coaches for the OPDL program, as well as an OPDL goal keeper coach. We are looking for coaches with a minimum Provincial B or C license, but all applications will be reviewed. We offer competitive compensation and benefits including a mentorship program under the direction [...]

August 2016

January 2016

New Sublimated Jerseys Unveiled!

By |2016-01-21T12:48:55-05:00January 21st, 2016|Club Highlights, OPDL|

The Hotspurs are very proud to unveil their brand new, sublimated jerseys from Adidas. The new jerseys will be phased in for the U13 OPDL teams and for the U9 Competitive (non-OPDL) teams during 2016 in both a predominantly red and predominantly white style - home and away respectively.

December 2015

Provincially Identified Nepean Hotspurs OPDL Players

By |2017-08-02T07:56:56-04:00December 1st, 2015|OPDL|

Over the last two weeks players from across Ontario traveled to Toronto for the Provincial Screening Weekend Competition, and to be scouted by both the OSA technical staff and OPDL technical staff in an 11v11 game environment over two games of sixty minutes each. Players would be competing against other identified OPDL players. Identified players [...]

September 2015

OPDL Raffle Winners (Wine Basket) – 2016 Competitive Banquet

By |2017-08-02T07:56:58-04:00September 24th, 2015|OPDL, Uncategorized|

The winners for the OPDL wine basket raffle are: 5267764 6768315 Please contact Phil (manager@nepeanhotspurs.ca) to make arrangements to pick up your basket. You will need to send a picture or scan of your ticket, and then present it in person.