'Caps open training camp this Saturday
For the next four weeks, Whitecaps head coach Teitur Thordarson and assistant coach Todd Wawrousek will run daily training sessions from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Whitecaps Training Centre on the campus of SFU.
During the four-week camp, the Whitecaps will play four preseason matches opening with a two-game stint at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Washington - Thursday, March 20, versus Portland Timbers and Saturday, March 22, against Seattle Sounders. The Whitecaps will conclude the preseason with a pair of matches against local university sides, they play SFU at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 29, at Mercer Stadium in New Westminster and on Wednesday, April 2, against the Trinity Western University Spartans at 7:00 p.m. in Langley.
Vancouver Whitecaps open the 2008 regular season at Swangard Stadium in an all-Canadian tilt versus the Montreal Impact on April 12. Season tickets are now on sale, starting at $199. Call 604.669.WAVE (9283) or visit whitecapsfc.com for more information.