BC Soccer News, Weekend, December 4-6, 2015

MLS CUP FINAL COLUMBUS CREW vs. PORTLAND TIMBERS SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6, 1:00 PM MAPFRE STADIUM, COLUMBUS, OHIO (TV: TSN  LIVESTREAM: TSN GO) WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Columbus Crew SC vs. Portland Timbers | MLS Cup Final Match Preview – MLS It’s a meeting of one of the oldest clubs in Major League Soccer history […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, December 3, 2015

CANADA SOCCER NEWS Canada’s Road to Russia 2018 continues in Vancouver bolstered by significant international broadcast rights agreement with Univision – CSA Canada’s road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ will again pass through Vancouver, with the proverbial 12th man called to build a fortress of #CanadaRED support. This time, it will be Canada […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, December 2, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Whitecaps make roster moves for 2016 – Goal Vancouver picks up contract options on 10 players and declines the options on another six, as head coach Carl Robinson looks to build on 2015. News and notes: Robinson meets with the media after Tuesday’s roster moves – Whitecaps FC Vancouver Whitecaps […]

BC Soccer News, Tuesday, December 1, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC announce roster moves, exercise 10 contract options and decline six – Whitecaps FC Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today that the club has exercised the 2016 contract options on 10 players and declined the contract options on six players. MLS Cup Sold Out – Columbus Crew I have an […]

BC Soccer News, Monday, November 30, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Columbus Crew SC to host Portland Timbers in 2015 MLS Cup on December 6 – MLS Eastern Conference champions Columbus Crew SC will host the Western Conference champion Portland Timbers on December 6 in the 2015 MLS Cup at MAPFRE Stadium. Canadian viewers can see the game on TSN and […]

VISL Week 12 Results & Upcoming Schedule

Week 12 results for VISL Division 1 – Another win for Lakehill gets them out of the bottom spot and confuses the bottom 4 situation a little bit more. Cowichan still undefeated and at the top.   Saanich Fusion FC Maude Hunter’s Div 1 1 Bays United Liquor Plus 1 1 Saanich Fusion FC Maude […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, November 27-29, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS WHITECAPS PROSPECT TRAINING WITH ALBION – Brighton & Hove Albion London-born Sam Adekugbe will train with Albion as part of his ongoing development, and the spell came about via chief executive Paul Barber’s relationship with the Canadian club, where he had a spell as CEO. Red Bulls and FC Dallas […]

BC Soccer Web Special Series: Concussions in Soccer

Welcome to the first of our new “Special Series” section on issues impacting BC Youth Soccer and sport. In this series, BC Soccer Web will explore the current concerns over concussions in sport. The threat of Sport Concussions poses a real risk to the future of youth & recreational sports in North America and beyond. […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, November 26, 2015

B.C. SOCCER WEB SPECIAL SERIES: CONCUSSIONS Concussion – keeping your head in the game – Roland Fletcher A diagnosis of concussion (or mild traumatic brain injury) is often made once a Physician or other appropriately trained health care provider rules out any other serious or severe head injury.  In a concussion, part of the injury […]