Montreal Sports

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The EMSB is very lucky as the Alouettes and the Impact are both actively involved in the community and have developed partnerships with the EMSB. Both teams regularly visit our schools and students. Their main goal is to encourage our students to stay in school, to inspire our students to make the right choices, and to motivate our students to reach their full potential through hard work and dedication.

Montreal loves its sports teams and are very loyal fans. There are a number of professional sports teams to follow.


National Hockey League - NHL Montreal Canadians

Hockey is the national sport of Canada - the National Hockey League. The Canadians are the longest operating professional ice hockey team, founded in 1909. They have won the Stanley Cup more times than any other club, with 24 wins. The regular season starts in October and ends in April. The teams that are in the running for the Stanley Cup play from mid April to the beginning of June. You can catch a home game at Bell Centre


Major Soccer League - MSL Montreal Impact

Montreal Impact is a relatively new soccer team in the MSL, but won the Canadian Championships in 2013 and 2014. Montreal Impact’s biggest rival is Toronto FC. Believe it or not, the FC stands for football club. The regular soccer season starts in March and ends in October. You can catch one of their home games at Saputo Stadium.


Canadian Football League - CFL Montreal Alouettes

The Montreal Alouettes compete in the East Division of the CFL. The Alouettes last won the Grey Cup championship in 2010 and have a won a total of seven times. The regular football season starts in July and ends in November. You can catch a home game at the Percival Molson Memorial Stadium.