April 27, 2020

Charlie Trafford | Tidal League FC

Charlie Trafford | Tidal League FC

Host Sandy Shembri welcomes from Inverness, Scotland, Canadian professional footballer Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC midfielder Charlie Trafford.  Hear Charlie’s story from his early career and the challenges of breaking into the Canadian...


Host Sandy Shembri welcomes from Inverness, Scotland, Canadian professional footballer Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC midfielder Charlie Trafford.  Hear Charlie’s story from his early career and the challenges of breaking into the Canadian soccer scene through to his professional debut in Finland.

Overlooked as a young player because of his size, Charlie talks about how perseverance, determination, hard work and a few breaks along the way including growing 30 cms. in one year led him to success.

Sandy takes Charlie through the highlights of his career, including the goal that changed his professional life.  Charlie also shares his perspective on how difficult it was to play professional soccer in Canada and how the Canadian Premier League has changed the soccer landscape for young Canadian players today. For football fans this interview is a must listen!