'Caps Chronicle: A week of 'Impact' in Major League Soccer
VANCOUVER WHITECAPS FC:
Major League Soccer (MLS) saw a lot of excitement in the last week, with both the MLS Cup and Expansion Draft taking place – Read more about what went on and find out what ‘Impact’ it all may have. (Charles Boehm – MLSsoccer.com)
The Montreal Impact picked up 10 players from around the league on Wednesday – Find out who they intend on keeping and who might become trade bait! (Noel Butler – TSN.ca)
Women’s Professional Soccer is one of the top leagues for women in the United States and is at risk of losing its status due to a lack of teams participating in the league. “We just came off a phenomenal season in 2011 and it feels like this is our time. We want to grab that and run with it,” said WPS commissioner Jennifer O’Sullivan.
Don’t forget to support the Vancouver Whitecaps FC Movember Team!
WHITECAPS FC ON THE RADIO:
Today is the final episode of 2011 for ‘Whitecaps FC Daily’ with Peter Schaad on TEAM 1410 sports radio, so be sure to listen today on teamradio.ca. For any episodes you may have missed, you can find them HERE!
Sadly, that also means that today is the final edition of “Simon Fudge’s Friday Football Free-for-all” on ‘Whitecaps FC Daily’ until 2012 - So don’t miss out, as Simon tells you what’s ‘hot’ in all things soccer this week.
The show is on again starting January 23, 2012, every Monday to Friday at 3 p.m. PT on TEAM 1410.
To get your soccer fix until then, you can tune in to ‘Full-Time: Vancouver’s Soccer Show’ with Tyler Green and Mike Martignago’ which can be heard every Sunday from 9:00 – 11:00 p.m. PT.
WHITECAPS FC IN THE HOUSE:
Speaking of the radio, this last year of coverage has been a truly great one thanks to both ‘Whitecaps FC Daily’ and ‘Full Time: Vancouver’s Soccer Show’. It is because of them that Whitecaps FC are one of the best covered teams in all of MLS. Read more about how they were able to achieve such high standards here. (Simon Fudge – whitecapsfc.com)
With the move of Whitecaps FC from Empire Field to BC Place, there was a ‘ton’ of leftover goods from metal riggings to banners – Find out what happened to it all here! (Zac Ratcliffe & Alexis Demmery – whitecapsfc.com)
Whitecaps FC have had some recent shake-ups of their roster. “We need to get better. We feel we have a core of players we can do that around, but we need upgrading in a number of positions,” said ‘Caps president Bob Lenarduzzi on the changes the team has seen in the last week. (Martin MacMahon - MLSsoccer.com)