VANCOUVER, BC – Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Corus Entertainment announced on Thursday a renewed two-year broadcast partnership through 2024. The partnership will continue to include regular programming, match coverage, and content on a multitude of Metro Vancouver Corus owned stations.
Whitecaps FC & Corus Entertainment partnership
- Live play-by-play on AM730 including one-hour pre and post-match shows
- Regular weekly programming and coach's show on Global News Radio 980 CKNW
- Fresh content and promotional support throughout the year on CFOX 99.3 FM and Rock 101 FM
- Ongoing television coverage on Global BC and BC1
Whitecaps FC begin their 2023 MLS season this Saturday, February 25 at BC Place against Western Conference rivals Real Salt Lake. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. PT, with tickets available at whitecapsfc.com/tickets. The match will also be broadcast live on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV, TSN and AM730.
Matchday radio broadcasts on AM730 will include a one-hour pre-match and post-match show. The commentators include a talented team featuring Asa Rehman and Blake Price splitting play-by-play responsibilities, Colin Miller as the primary analyst and Paul Dolan supporting on select matches.
CKNW will once again host guest interviews on Mornings with Simi featuring team talk, news, and insights. All four Corus radio stations will have regular promotional initiatives throughout the year, including The World Famous CFOX 99.3 and Rock 101.
Whitecaps FC will also continue to be brought to homes throughout the province with ongoing television coverage on Global BC and BC1, providing interviews and updates from training, matches, and in-depth stories from every part of the club.