WHITECAPS FC IN THE NEWS:
It was a tough night for Whitecaps FC last night, as the 'Caps fell to league leaders Sporting Kansas City. Unfortunately there was no miracle comeback in the cards for the Blue and White this time like there was last season against SKC. However, the ‘Caps have no time to dwell on the past as they face Western Conference rival FC Dallas on Saturday at BC Place. (Marc Weber - The Province)
Last night was a big sports night for the city of Vancouver, with the ‘Caps taking on MLS leading SKC and the Canucks right in the thick of their first round playoff series. People had to make some difficult decisions as to what to watch last night but, for one notable Vancouverite the choice to watch the ‘Caps was an easy one. (Gary Kingston - The Vancouver Sun)
If you missed any of last night’s game against SKC, you can check out the match report to catch up or view the sights and sounds from the action on Bell Pitch at BC Place. (Simon Fudge - whitecapsfc.com)
Lady luck was not on the ‘Caps side last night as they just didn’t get the bounces to help them beat the league leaders. However, there were positives to take from the game as the offense continued to look better and better and Sebastien Le Toux scored another goal. (Martin MacMahon - MLSsoccer.com)
In exciting news, Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced yesterday that match packs (including tickets to 5 games) have gone on sale starting at $119. Make sure to check out the three different packs that are available to fans to purchase NOW! (Whitecapsfc.com)
WHITECAPS FC PODCASTS & RADIO:
‘Whitecaps FC Daily’ with Peter Schaad is back in its usual 3:00 p.m. 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, Highlanders, Men's and Women's Canadian national teams, and local community clubs be sure to listen in HERE!
Have you heard about ‘The Soccer Show’ with Nigel Reed and Bob Iarusci? Make sure to listen HERE!