Windsor Wheels won the 1987 National Soccer League championship and the Canadian Championship.
On May 16 1954 Ulster United and Fortuna Düsseldorf played to a 2-2 tie at the University of Detroit Stadium. Before a crowd of 7,000 former Tottenham Hotspur star Les Medley scored two goals for Ulster United.
Former Glasgow Rangers star Sammy Cox played for Ulster United and Toronto Sparta in the NSL.
England internationalist Les Medley is still considered to be one of the best players to have ever played in Canada.
Manchester United defeated Ulster United 4-2 in Detroit on June 13, 1952. However, Ulster United gave the English Football League champions a scare by holding them to a 2-2 draw at half-time.
Marc Tirikian set goalscoring records at Kalamazoo College in 1984 and 1985. After trying his luck in French soccer, Marc joined Windsor Wheels and was the 1987 NSL leading goalscorer.