Haiti may well be Canada's most impoverished friendly opponent ever. Here are the countries ranked lower than Haiti on the United Nations Human Development Index:
My glance was cursory, but I don't remember Canada playing any of these (all African, save for Timor Leste) opponents. Canada has played Haiti recently, of course, a 2-0 victory in the 2007 Gold Cup (see the game in 55 minutes).
Here's the sched leading up to WCQ against St. VAG (a rather unfortunate ingredient in our alphabet soup of acronyms):
Qualifying for the U-23 Olympic tournament is starting in a week, with Canada's first match March 12th against Mexico. Canada has friendlies against college sides, a 4-0 win against Westmount College (?) yesterday, and a Friday appointment with the University of California Santa Barbara (Rob Friend's alma mater and likely party school).
Speaking of the Friendly Giant, OOT's favourite striker was at it again this weekend, with a goal and an assist, a week after tallying a brace for his club side. The goal is a tap in from nice buildup, but the assist is sublime:
And... I just won a cool €0.65 with FC Schalke beating Porto on penalties. And Real is out! Yes, folks, its a good day.