Biography:

Jackson-FarmerJackson Farmer made his debut for Canada in 2013 as a substitute with the men’s national team in a friendly against Mauritania. He competed for Canada at the 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship, starting in two games and scoring once. Farmer currently plays for the Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2 in the United Soccer League.

PERSONAL

Family: Parents Glen and Lora Farmer… Older sister Taylor… Getting into the Sport: Started playing soccer at age 4… Outside Interests: Grew up competing in soccer, basketball, baseball, volleyball, track & field, golf and tennis… Enjoys working out, swimming, school, hanging out with friends and family…

Odds and Ends: His favourite player is David Alaba… His good luck charms include his grandma’s rings… Always travels with a rosary… Nickname: Ra…

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

CONCACAF U20: 2015 – group stage