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, 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 […]

BC Soccer News, Wednesday, November 25, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC to play in 2016 Desert Friendlies hosted by FC Tucson – Whitecaps FC Whitecaps FC players will report for the start of camp and medical testing on Saturday, January 23 before a week of on-field training in Vancouver from Sunday, January 24 through Friday, January 29. The team […]

BC Soccer News, Tuesday, November 24, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Porter looks ahead to second leg of MLS Western Conference final – Prost Amerika “To win by a two-goal margin puts us in a good spot. We know how explosive and dangerous Dallas are and what they’re capable of, so we’ll stay very humble and grounded and get back to […]

BC Soccer News, Monday, November 23, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS One on One with Bobby Lenarduzzi – Red Nation Online The Vancouver Whitecaps are fresh off the most successful MLS season in club history. Vancouver finished second in the MLS western conference and for the first time ever, the team hosted a home playoff match. The result may not have […]

BC Soccer Web, Weekend, November 20-22, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS Whitecaps FC re-sign Kendall Waston to multi-year contract extension – Whitecaps FC Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today that the club has re-signed defender Kendall Waston to a multi-year contract extension. Per Major League Soccer and club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Kendall Waston commits future to the […]

BC Soccer News, Thursday, November 19, 2015

WHITECAPS FC & MLS NEWS End of Season Review from Eighty-Six Forever – Eighty-Six Forever The Vancouver Whitecaps will no doubt remember 2015 as a successful one, considering their second place finish, their first ever home playoff date, and their first Amway Canadian Championship victory. The off-season has started off on the right foot too, […]