BC Soccer News, Weekend, May 29-31, 2015

FIFA CORRUPTION CRISIS Sepp Blatter re-elected as Fifa president for fifth term – The Guardian Sepp Blatter has been officially re-elected as Fifa’s president for a fifth term by the world governing body’s 209 member associations. Blatter, 79, saw off the challenge of Jordan’s Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein at Fifa’s annual Congress in Zurich. In […]

BC Soccer News, May 28, 2015

FIFA CORRUPTION CRISIS FIFA’S INTEGRITY ON “BLACK WEDNESDAY” EXPOSED – BC Soccer Web “It’s certain that the players who make it to the Women’s World Cup Final, along with those who competed up to that stage, won’t disappoint. Meanwhile, in the luxury boxes above the pitch, there’ll be men who’ll enjoy all of the perks […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, May 27, 2015

BREAKING NEWS: FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges; Face Extradition to U.S. – NY Times 14 People Facing Corruption Charges – 9 FIFA Officials, 5 Corp. Executives President & Past President of CONCACAF among officials indicted. Indictments claim bribes & inducements over $150 million CONCACAF WCQ, Gold Cup , CONCACAF Champions Lg.; Copa América & […]

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 […]

BC Soccer News, Monday, May 25, 2015

WHITECAPS & MLS Whitecaps have no answer for bad calls – Vancouver Sun There was a tornado warning in the area Saturday morning, but it was referee Jose Carlos Rivero who tore through the Whitecaps at night. Emotional Ramblings: Not Good Enough – AFTN Pedro Morales provided the game changing moment the game was calling […]

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 19, 2015

WHITECAPS & MLS PHOTO GALLERY: Whitecaps FC 0 Seattle Sounders 2 May 16, 2015 – BC Soccer Web Exclusive photos for BC Soccer Web by Richard Howes Whitecaps need their magician to start performing – The Province This brings us around to the Vancouver Whitecaps and their artist in residence, Pedro Morales who, at his […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, May 15-18, 2015

WHITECAPS & MLS Whitecaps enjoying the view from above – The Province Since joining MLS in 2011, the Whitecaps have always been playing catch-up on the Seattle Sounders. Whitecaps, Sounders set to renew rivalry – 24 hours The intensity always seems to crank up when the Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders meet, and that’s exactly […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, May 13, 2015

AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP – THE VOYAGEURS CUP Vancouver Whitecaps vs. FC Edmonton | Canadian Championship Match Preview – MLS The Vancouver Whitecaps and the North American Soccer League’s FC Edmonton will get their Amway Canadian Championship semifinal series off to a belated start on Wednesday, when they play the first leg of the series at […]