The Windsor Wheels was granted its National Soccer League franchise in 1985 with the aim of promoting soccer at the highest possible level in Canada.
After eight successful seasons, the Windsor Wheels took a step forward to the Canadian National Soccer League, and made every effort to pursue these objectives.
In addition to winning the Canadian Championship in 1987, the Windsor wheels have taken part in many tournaments and international matches, both in Windsor and abroad. Wheels have among others, hosted: Argentina Juniors, Team Canada, Palermo of Italy, Red Star Belgrade of Yugoslavia, Italian under 20 Nationals, etc.
The Wheels have traveled as far as Europe (Junior Wheels) to take part in International Tournaments. In 1990, Wheels played a friendly match against F.C.Karpaty of Lviv, Ukraine.