Whitecaps FC return to BC Place for crucial stretch

Home matches against Western Conference rivals coming up

Home sweet home.

After a grueling spell of four consecutive road games spanning more than a month, Vancouver Whitecaps FC will finally be back in familiar territory at BC Place next weekend.

Martin Rennie’s troops will take on Colorado Rapids on Sunday at 4.30 p.m. PT in the ‘Caps first home game since August 15.

The Blue and White have capitalized on the passionate support of their loyal supporters so far this campaign to amass a solid record of 7W-2L-4D, and they need your voice during this vital stretch over the next month.

The match against the Rapids is the start of a four-game stint at home, which will go a long way to cementing a spot in the upcoming MLS Cup Playoffs.

Each of the remaining matches on Bell Pitch at BC Place is against Western Conference rivals.

Following the Rapids are dates with Cascadia Cup rivals Seattle Sounders FC (Saturday, September 29, 6 p.m. PT), Chivas USA (Wednesday, October 3, 7 p.m. PT), and Pacific Northwest nemeses Portland Timbers (Sunday, October 21, 4 p.m. PT).

Tickets are still available for these matches and start as low as $20 (including HST), and are subject to applicable service charges and fees.

You can purchase single match tickets at all Ticketmaster Ticket Centres, online at ticketmaster.ca/whitecaps, or Charge-by-Phone at 1.855.6.GO-CAPS (1.855.646.2277).

Fans are encouraged to arrive early on matchday and visit ‘Caps Kickoff on Terry Fox Plaza outside BC Place. ‘Caps Kickoff will feature a variety of activities and entertainment for all to enjoy before heading into the stadium for the match.

The players are banking on your support to help them become the first-ever Canadian team to reach the MLS postseason.

So get ready ‘Caps Nation.

Vancouver Whitecaps FC are preparing to launch a special offer for fans on 2013 Season Tickets. To thank fans for their continued support, those who purchase Season Tickets from Saturday, September 22, to Wednesday, October 3, will receive a special signing bonus of 12 per cent off. Fans can take advantage of this offer and renew or purchase their Season Tickets online at whitecapsfc.com or by phone at 604.669.9283.