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Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2-2 Columbus Crew
Major League Soccer - April 8, 2015 -BC Place, Vancouver, BC
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BC Soccer Web teams up with Pacific Soccer Coaching Conference
As part of our future commitment to providing the best tools and resources to grassroots soccer, BC Soccer Web is pleased to announce that we have teamed up with the Pacific Soccer Coaching Conference. This groundbreaking event takes place June 5th through 7th at the Fortius Sport & Health complex in Burnaby, BC. Read more...

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Christian Dean called up to U.S. U-23 national team for upcoming friendly - Whitecaps FC
Vancouver Whitecaps FC confirmed today that centre back Christian Dean has been called up to the United States U-23 national team for an upcoming friendly.

Cristian Techara's First Training Session - Whitecaps FC
After joining the team in Salt Lake, new Whitecaps FC winger Cristian Techera took part in his first training session with the group on Monday.

Sainey Nyassi Earns NASL Player of the Week Title - FC Edmonton
FC Edmonton midfielder Sainey Nyassi has been named North American Soccer League (NASL) Player of the Week after tallying a goal and an assist in the Canadian side’s 3-2 comeback victory over the Fort Lauderdale Strikers on Sunday.

The Miracle of l'Impact de Montréal - Red Nation Online
 The goal for the Impact will be to stay alive for the first game and hope for another miracle in front of a full Olympic Stadium.

Aguilas, Azteca double threat for Impact - FIFA
Club America have legitimate claims to being the biggest club in the CONCACAF zone. The Mexico City giants are heavy favourites in the first leg of the upcoming CONCACAF Champions League final, when first-time finalists Montreal Impact of Major League Soccer pay a visit to the notorious Estadio Azteca.

Sarah McLachlan, Tegan and Sara announced as Opening Ceremony artists for FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 - Canada Soccer
Grammy Award winning artist Sarah McLachlan and Juno Award winning duo Tegan and Sara have been announced as featured artists for the Opening Ceremony of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ taking place directly before the Opening Match featuring Canada against China PR on 6 June in Edmonton.

The Other Football: U.S. soccer needs to ignore 'my way,' find new highway- Fox News Latino
Year Zero Soccer is on a mission to give players from less affluent families a chance to circumvent the prohibitive costs in the sport that keep so many undiscovered.

Whitecaps FC 2 play to exciting 1-1 draw with Toronto FC II in first-ever USL home match  - Whitecaps FC
 Sold-out crowd of 3,208 take in WFC2 home opener at UBC

The Good, The Average and The Bad: Real Salty Tears Edition - AFTN
You can almost taste the saltiness in RSL’s whiny tears after Vancouver Whitecaps headed to Sandy, Utah and for the first time ever, they left with three points.

Whitecaps beat Real Salt Lake 1-0 on late Darren Mattocks goal - Vancouver Sun
The win was the Caps’ first ever at Rio Tinto Stadium in seven tries. And it was RSL’s first loss of the season, dropping the home side to 2-1-3.

Whitecaps 1 Salt Lake 0: 'Caps dispel road demons with first win in Salt Lake - The Province
Darren Mattocks rose for a Russell Teibert cross and headed in the lone goal in the 80th minute as the Caps (5-2-1) claimed their first victory at Rio Tinto Stadium in seven tries.

Whitecaps farm team to face Toronto FC in first home game on Sunday - The Province
After four road games to start their inaugural season, the Whitecaps' USL team, WFC2, finally has its first home exam on Sunday. They host Toronto FC II at UBC's Thunderbird Stadium (3 p.m.), where around 2,500 fans are expected.

What is USL? Who are Whitecaps FC 2? - VanCity Buzz
Last November, Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced the launch of their very own USL side: Whitecaps FC 2. You might’ve heard of it, but maybe not quite sure what it is, or what all the fuss is about.

Toronto FC falls in bizarre storm-delayed game - Toronto Sun
Storm warnings, watches and sirens were going off all around the Dallas area during Saturday night's match.

UNBC honours athletes - Prince George Citizen
Third-year forward Sydney Roy from the women's soccer side was named the school's female athlete of the year.

'Canada M18 heading East
ith a camp and a tournament in Slovakia about to start, a new cycle is underway for 18 players hoping to become members of Canada’s Men’s U-20 Team competing in 2017. The group of players in this iteration of Canada’s Men’s U-18 Team, under the guidance of Head Coach Rob Gale, arrives in Europe on Thursday before getting three days of training before tournament action gets underway on Monday 20 April. Canada Soccer

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Richard Howes: Passing the BC Soccer Web Torch
All good things come to an end, as in due course will my more than ten year stewardship of this website. This April, site ownership and editorial responsibility for The BC Soccer Web will transfer to Bill Currie; a great friend of the game, soccer aficionado and valued friend of mine. I know the site will be in capable, caring hands and we can all look forward to his imaginative, enthusiastic and informed input. Read more...

Bill Currie: Richard Howes Leaves “Very Big Shoes To Fill”
The BC Soccer Web has been a mainstay in our community since 1996. It's been around longer than Google. BCSW has seen some minor changes over the years, and this transition will be no different. We will continue to do the things that make the BC Soccer Web part of your day. BCSW has always been a simple site that curates eclectic and important soccer news. It's editors have never surrendered to the worst fads of today's Internet, and neither will I. This site will never be flashy. You'll find no click bait here; just soccer and substance. I promise we will not waste your time. Read more...


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