FC Edmonton Announces Departure of General Manager

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Toronto, ON (November 8, 2019) – FC Edmonton announced today that General Manager, Jay Ball has decided to leave the Club to pursue other opportunities.

“Jay has been an important part of FC Edmonton and his hard work and direction to launch the Club as part of the Canadian Premier League contributed to our success in our first season with the League,” says Tom Fath, Owner, FC Edmonton. “We are grateful for Jay’s contributions and wish him well in the future.”

“I need to thank Tom, Dave and the entire Fath Family for providing me with this opportunity. It has been an honour to work for them and this Club. I also want to thank everyone at The Fath Group who have so been supportive of the Club,” said Ball. “Finally, I tip my hat to our Head Coach Jeff Paulus who is a great leader and pleasure to work alongside. I know this organization will achieve great things going forward.”


Founded by Tom and Dave Fath in 2010, the club was a founding member of the most recent iteration of the North American Soccer League, making the playoffs twice. The club left the league in November of 2017 before re-launching in 2019 as a founding member of the Canadian Premier League. FC Edmonton play out of Clarke Stadium and continue to be an outlet for professional Canadian players to compete at home.