Whitecaps announce new Men's coach

Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced Tuesday that Teitur (TAY-tour) Thordarson (TOR-dar-SUN) has been named the new head coach of the Vancouver Whitecaps men’s team. Thordarson, the former head coach of the Estonian national team, agreed to a two-year deal with the Whitecaps.

CLICK HERE to view the Media Release annoucing Teitur Thordarson as the new Men's Head Coach

CLICK HERE to read the reaction of Whitecaps players and coaching staff to Teitur Thordarson's appointment.


Press Conference

Media Scrum - Teitur Thordarson

Media Scrum - Bob Lenarduzzi

Exclusive Teitur Thordarson Interview

Announcement in the news:


December 12

Philosophy is to attack and attack - The Province

Five things about the new boss - The Province

Iceman cometh for Caps - The Province

Caps go 'on attack' with new coach - Vancouver Sun

Whitecaps name Thordarson head coach - Times Colonist

New Whitecaps coach wants to play attacking style, develop young players - Canadian Press

'Thor' takes over for 'Caps - 24 Hours Vancouver

December 11

Thordarson Gets Nod - The Province

Vancouver Whitecaps name Thordarson coach - Toronto Star

December 7

Whitecaps to Name New Coach on Tuesday - Vancouver Sun

European Media:

Sport.is (In Icelandic)

Morgunbladid (In Icelandic)

Visir (In Icelandic)

Iceland’s public broadcaster RUV (In Icelandic)