Fewer than 1,000 tickets remain for Cascadia battle vs. Portland Timbers

'Caps host Timbers Aug. 30 in a match with playoff implications

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Bob Frid/Vancouver Whitecaps FC

VANCOUVER, BC – Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced on Thursday that fewer than 1,000 tickets remain for the next home match against Portland Timbers on Saturday, August 30. Kickoff for this rivalry match at BC Place is set for 7:30 p.m. PT – TV: TSN2, RADIO: TEAM 1410, teamradio.ca, MOBILE: bell.ca/mobiletv, ONLINE: TSN GO.

Fans are encouraged to secure their tickets early as nine of the club’s 11 MLS home matches this season have sold out. 5-Packs also remain available, and with only six home matches remaining, this provides a great opportunity to be at BC Place throughout the ‘Caps push for the playoffs. Suites are also available for the remaining matches. A Whitecaps FC Premium Suite offers a first-class match experience. Entertain current or prospective clients, reward employees for a job well done, or celebrate a milestone with family and friends, all while taking in major league action in a unique, exciting, and exclusive environment. Purchase a 5-Pack or suite today by calling 604.669.9283 ext. 2 or visit whitecapsfc.com/tickets.

“This is the most exciting part of the season, and we’re going to need our fans behind us at each and every remaining home match,” said Whitecaps FC president Bob Lenarduzzi. “The support we’ve had at BC Place this season has been better than ever, and we look forward to more of the same for the rest of 2014 and beyond.”

PLAYOFF UPDATE

Whitecaps FC (7W-5L-12D) currently sit in the fifth and final playoff position in the Western Conference, two points ahead of the sixth place Timbers (7W-7L-10D). 

CASCADIA CUP UPDATE

The August 30 match could see Whitecaps FC (CC: 2W-0L-1D) playing for the right to retain their Cascadia Cup title – a trophy created by the supporters groups of Portland Timbers, Seattle Sounders FC, and Vancouver Whitecaps FC to crown the best team in the Pacific Northwest. Should Portland (CC: 0W-2L-1D) win or draw at home versus Seattle (CC: 1W-1L-2D) this coming Sunday, August 24, Vancouver will be able to claim the Cascadia Cup with a win against the Timbers at home on August 30.

It’s not too late to participate in the best sporting experience in Vancouver. Whitecaps FC offer a flexible range of ticket products, including prorated season tickets, 5-packs, student season tickets, and a youth soccer half-season ticket. Single-match tickets start at $22, subject to applicable fees. For more information on all Whitecaps FC ticket options, call 604.669.9283 ext. 2 or visit whitecapsfc.com/tickets.