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Vancouver Whitecaps: Canada Women's Soccer Team To Be Honoured By MLS Club

08/14/2012 09:19 EDT | Updated 10/14/2012 05:12 EDT
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Canada's Christine Sinclair celebrates after winning the women's bronze medal soccer match against France at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, in Coventry, England, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

VANCOUVER - Canada's women's national soccer team will be honoured even after the Olympics are done.

The Vancouver Whitecaps will salute the Canadian women's Olympic soccer team before Wednesday's game against FC Dallas.

Canada won bronze at the London Games after defeating France 1-0 on Aug. 9.

The Canadian women hung tough against the top-seeded Americans in a controversial semifinal. Canada lost to the United States 4-3 in extra time.

Sophie Schmidt, Karina LeBlanc and Emily Zurrer will be attendance for the pre-game ceremony.

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