Down Arrow

We are the players

The Professional Footballers Association Canada (PFACan) is Canada’s first union for both female and male elite players in the country.

A Message from PFACan

There’s no doubt that we are in the midst of an extremely challenging and worrying time for Canada and the world as we confront our strongest opponent ever: COVID-19. Read more about PFACan's message for players during this time of uncertainty.


Collective Bargaining

Elevating the status and conditions of paid and national team footballers.

Representation & Advice

Advice, assistance and representation of legal rights related to agreements and contracts.



Player-centred programming that focuses on the physical, psychological and future financial well-being.

Meet The Team


Marcel de jong 

Board President

A veteran of top flight football in Holland, Germany and North America – with 50 appearances for Canada at the senior level ...

Dan KruK

Executive DirectoR

Dan has worked tirelessly with CPL players and other stakeholders to enable PFACan...

Paul Champ 

Legal Counsel

Paul Champ is a labour, employment and human rights lawyer in Ottawa, ON...