Hailing from Surrey, BC, striker Nick Apostol joined Whitecaps FC Residency in Sept. 2011 after being part of the club’s Prospects program and representing Western Canada at youth level.
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From 2008 to 2011, Apostol was a member of Whitecaps FC Prospects, where he trained under Residency staff coach Bart Choufour.
The striker started his soccer career in his hometown of Surrey, BC, with Guildford Athletic Club from 2006 to 2008. Apostol then made the jump to Metro level when he joined Surrey Guildford United from 2009 to 2010. It was with Surrey Guildford United that the forward won the 2010 League Conference Cup title. In 2011, Apostol represented Western Canada at the Danone Nations Cup.
As a student, Apostol attended Riverdale Elementary School in Surrey, BC, from 2005 to 2010. He currently attends Scott Creek Middle School in Coquitlam, BC.
Apostol is a fan of three big European clubs in English Premier League giants Liverpool FC and Manchester United FC, as well as Spanish Primera Liga club Real Madrid. The striker is an admirer of Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid and Portugal) and Wayne Rooney (Manchester United and England). The striker hopes to one day play at Manchester United’s Old Trafford home. When not playing soccer, Apostol enjoys playing FIFA 11 on PlayStation 3, while his favourite food is lasagna.