'Caps Chronicle: Dinner Anyone?

A chance meeting with owner leads to Furlong appointment

WHITECAPS FC IN THE NEWS:

John Furlong went to dinner and came home with a job offer. The rest as they say is history, as yesterday Furlong was introduced as executive chair of Whitecaps FC. Get to know more about the new executive chair and former organizer of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. (Monte Stewart - The Canadian Press)

With a bye week in the cards for the first team this week, Whitecaps FC reserves will take to the pitch at Swangard Stadium to take on the University of Washington Huskies. We have the line-up for whitecapsfc.com and a preview, make sure to check it out. (Nathan Vanstone - whitecapsfc.com)

Whitecaps FC women added another two players to their roster for the upcoming season, as English midfielder/striker Demi Stokes was added along with veteran defender Jenny Jeffers. Read all about the latest additions to the Blue and White. (whitecapsfc.com)

Last night, the ‘Caps Residency teams put on a show, as the U-18's won their match 5-0, while the U-16 squad captured a 3-0 result. Both sides were victorious over the visiting Cal Odyssey from Fresno, California, in United States Soccer Development Academy (USSDA) action. Read the match recap to see what happened on the pitch last night. (Joshua Nanavaty - whitecapsfc.com)

WHITECAPS FC PODCASTS & RADIO:

‘Whitecaps FC Daily’ with Peter Schaad is back in its usual 3 p.m. PT timeslot on TEAM 1410 sports radio! For those of you who may have missed past episodes, you can find them HERE!
The show airs every Monday to Friday at 3 p.m. PT on TEAM 1410.

You can always get your soccer fix every Sunday night from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. PT by tuning into ‘Full-Time: Vancouver’s Soccer Show’ with Tyler Green and Mike Martignago on TEAM 1040. HERE!

West Coast Soccer Weekly is a new podcast hosted by Canadian Soccer News writers Pierce Lang and Michael McColl. For all things soccer on the best coast, including up to date coverage of Whitecaps FC, Victoria Highlanders FC, Canadian men's and women's national teams, and local community clubs be sure to listen HERE!

Have you heard about ‘The Soccer Show’ with Nigel Reed and Bob Iarusci? Make sure to listen HERE!