Teitur Thordarson and Alain Rochat speak about new signing Eric Hassli

Pair excited about club's new Designated Player

Following Friday's announcement that striker Eric Hassli has joined Vancouver Whitecaps FC as the club's new Designated Player, head coach Teitur Thordarson and defender Alain Rochat spoke about the Frenchman's impending arrival.

On the eve of their first match versus Portland Timbers at the preseason Cascadia Summit in Tukwila, Washington, Thordarson and Rochat gave some insight into the experienced goalscorer.