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This day in history: Peter Beardsley opens BC Place with a brace

On this day in 1983,  the Vancouver Whitecaps played host to Seattle Sounders in the first-ever sporting event at BC Place. The 'Caps won 2-1 in front of a crowd of 60,342 thanks to a brace from Peter Beardsley, who would eventually go on to play for the likes of Newcastle United FC, Liverpool FC, and Everton FC.