Penticton & PCSL revives Kennedy Cup Tournament for 2020

The John F. Kennedy Cup has a unique history amongst North America’s trophies for soccer. Founded in 1960, the Kennedy Cup was the first (and only) sporting trophy to be sanctioned by the late President of the United States. It also was the base for some of the first meaningful matches between clubs from British […]

BC Soccer News, Monday-Tuesday, January 13-14, 2020

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Teibert bags goal, assist for Canada in 4-1 win over Barbados – Whitecaps FC Russell Teibert had a goal and an assist for Canada on Friday in a 4-1 win over Barbados. More obscure stats for the offseason: The role of rest in performance – AFTN The offseason continues for […]

VISL – FVSL All-Star Results

A long day as weather took a toll on ferries, and delayed the last 2 games, but all were played and memories filed. It is unfortunate that many FVSL participants are still at the ferries all of Sunday and will need to stay Sunday night as well. At least they earned a win, and along […]

BC Soccer News, Weekend, January 10-12, 2020

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC select Canadian midfielder Ryan Raposo in the MLS SuperDraft – Whitecaps FC “I’m really excited,” Raposo told reporters. “Vancouver is the place I wanted to end up and I got my wish. I’m happy to be staying here in Canada and help to grow the game here. Not […]

VISL vs. FVSL All-Star Match Previews

If we are lucky, and the snow stays away just long enough, the VISL will showcase the top players with the Allstar games this Saturday January 11/2020. All games will be at Layritz Turf, home of Prospect Lake Soccer Club. Typically a great day for some players to get a soft entry back into what […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, January 9, 2020

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Mock draft roundup: Who might the ‘Caps select on Thursday? – Whitecaps FC On the eve of the 2020 MLS SuperDraft, let’s take a quick look to see who the pundits have Vancouver Whitecaps FC selecting with the fourth overall pick. The first round of Thursday’s draft will be streamed […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, January 8, 2020

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC appoint global sports industry leader Mark Pannes as CEO – Whitecaps FC Following an extensive international search, Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced on Tuesday that Mark Pannes has been hired as the club’s chief executive officer. Reporting to ownership, Pannes will oversee all business aspects of the club. Whitecaps […]

BC Soccer News, Monday-Tuesday, January 6-7, 2020

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Vancouver Whitecaps’ Top 5 Highlights of the Decade – AFTN The decade started for the Whitecaps as a second tier club, preparing to make the jump to Major League Soccer. It ended with the ‘Caps finishing bottom of the MLS Western Conference, with the second worst record in the league. […]

BC Soccer News, Holiday Edition, December 18-26, 2019

(Editor’s Note: As 2019 winds down, BC Soccer Web goes into holiday mode. We’ll be updating the site throughout the holidays with major stories from the world of soccer as they happen. We’ll be back for another year of BC Soccer coverage on Monday, January 6, 2020. Thank you for your support over the years […]

BC Soccer News, Monday, December 16, 2019

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC set to introduce new striker – Whitecaps FC Vancouver Whitecaps FC will announce the club’s newest addition on Monday morning at 10 a.m. PT and will hold a media conference at BC Place. There’s a Whitecaps tank parked outside of BC Place right now – Daily Hive A […]