Canada vs. Australia live score, updates, highlights from Matildas friendly and Christine Sinclair farewell

Christine Sinclair will play her final match for Canada against a fired-up Australia at BC Place in Vancouver on Tuesday night (Wednesday AEDT).

The venue has been renamed CS Place in honour of Sinclair, who is the all-time leading international goalscorer with 190 goals.

After a 5-0 drubbing in the first friendly, the Matildas will be keen to strike back with a likely experienced line-up to be named by coach Tony Gustavsson.

The Sporting News is following the Canada vs. Australia match live, providing score updates, commentary and highlights as it happens.

MORE: Canada vs. Australia result from first friendly

Canada vs. Australia result (pre-match)

  Score Goalscorers


Kickoff: 7:00pm local (10:00pm ET / 2:00pm AEDT)
Location: BC Place, Vancouver, Canada

MORE: Sam Kerr injury update: Latest news on Matildas star’s return for Australia at Women’s World Cup 2023

Starting lineups:

  • Canada starting lineup: TBC
  • Australia starting lineup: TBC

Canada vs Australia live updates, highlights, commentary from friendly

2 hours before kickoff: Welcome to BC Place in Vancouver for tonight’s friendly match between Canada and Australia. The stadium has been renamed CS Place tonight in honour of Christine Sinclair’s final match. Kickoff will be at 7pm (local), 2pm (AEDT).

Australia predicted lineups, team news

Australia projected lineup (4-4-1-1): Micah (GK) — Catley, Kennedy, Hunt, Carpenter — Foord, Gorry, Cooney-Cross, Raso  — Van Egmond —  Fowler

After picking an experimental XI that was thrashed 5-0 Canada in the first friendly on Friday night (Saturday AEDT), expect Tony Gustavsson to pick a strong Matildas XI featuring players that had significant roles in the Women’s World Cup.

Sam Kerr and Mackenzie Arnold were injuried prior to the international window and aren’t in the Matildas squad, as is Charlotte Grant and Holly McNamara.

How to watch Canada vs. Matildas on TV and live stream


TV: One Soccer, TSN3, TSN4, TSN5, RDS 2

Live stream: fuboTV Canada, TSN+, RDS App


TV: Channel 10

Live stream: 10Play, Paramount+

United States

TV: Fox Sports 2

Live stream:, FOX Sports App


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