Across the border, the 2004s begin Making their Mark

– Submitted by Edward Pereira Over the last few years, the 2004 generation of Canadian players have benefited from a truly development-minded set of coaches. Rival clubs or not, the development team coaches in this age group across the Lower Mainland maintain an informal telephone and email list and use it continuously to set up […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, June 26-28, 2015

DAYS 21-23  FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP Saturday, June 27 ENGLAND  2   CANADA  1 BC PLACE, VANCOUVER AUSTRALIA  0  JAPAN  1 COMMONWEALTH STADIUM, EDMONTON Friday, June 26 GERMANY 1  FRANCE  1 (GERMANY  WINS ON PENALTIES 5-4) OLYMPIC STADIUM, MONTREAL CHINA 0  UNITED STATES 1 LANSDOWNE STADIUM, OTTAWA Canada show heart and fight as they bow […]

Thompson-Okanagan FC Games In Kamloops

– KYSA News Release KAMLOOPS, BC –– The Kamloops Youth Soccer Association (KYSA) is playing host to nine BC Soccer Premier League (BCSPL) games featuring Thompson-Okanagan teams this coming Saturday and Sunday. Thompson-Okanagan is the lone interior franchise in the BCSPL. TOFC will be facing eight Fraser Valley Premier teams and one Mountain United FC team. The full […]

BC Soccer News, Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Whitecaps FC & MLS Vancouver Whitecaps: True or False? – Vancouver Sun If there is one thing I have learned during my time on this planet it’s that every seemingly complex problem can successfully be reduced to a simple black or white answer and that grey areas are merely the refuge of an unfocused thought […]

Update on Possible BC Division 3 League Coming June 15

Will the BC Soccer Association be starting a Tier 3 Semi-Pro League? We might have some answers on June 15, when a committee will present an update on the issue at the organization’s Annual General Meeting.  This information was included in a website post released on Friday afternoon. “The BC Soccer board formed a committee […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, May 21, 2015

AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP – THE VOYAGEURS CUP ‘Caps book ticket to Amway Canadian Championship final with thrilling 2-1 win over FC Edmonton – Whitecaps FC Second-half sub Matias Laba played the role of hero, scoring a stoppage-time winner to seal a 3-2 aggregate win for Vancouver – and as a result, a berth in the […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, May 20, 2015

AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP – THE VOYAGEURS CUP Preview: Do or die for Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Wednesday night against FC Edmonton – Whitecaps FC The team that scores more combined goals between the two legs will move on to face Montreal Impact in the final in August. Win, lose, or draw: Dissecting the scenarios for […]

BC Soccer News, Tuesday, May 12, 2015

WHITECAP FC & MLS From Inter Milan to Whitecaps FC: Meet the positive, patient, and popular Paolo Tornaghi – Whitecaps FC After joining Vancouver Whitecaps FC at the beginning of last season, the popular Italian goalkeeper is slated to make his first competitive start for the club on Wednesday night when the ‘Caps host FC […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, May 7, 2015

AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP – THE VOYAGEURS CUP Amway Canadian Championship first leg postponed – Whitecaps FC After careful evaluation by the match officials and Canada Soccer, it was deemed unsafe for the Amway Canadian Championship semifinal first leg to proceed tonight in Edmonton. FC Edmonton vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC Match Postponed  – FC Edmonton “It […]

B.C. Soccer News, Tuesday, May 5, 2015

WHITECAPS & MLS A vote for Pedro is a vote for….? – Soccer Shorts This time last year Morales was everybody’s favourite Whitecap; fizzing passes across the turf at BC Place and bringing a level of artistry and vision that stood well apart from everything else that had been seen for the Vancouver Whitecaps. Whitecaps […]