Matteo Campagna is a promising prospect playing as a defender or midfielder who was signed to an MLS Homegrown contract in April 2021 after spending the duration of the preseason with the first team. He may be added to the first-team roster upon the availability of roster spots.
WHITECAPS FC BMO ACADEMY
2017-20: Campagna entered the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy System in 2017. In his three seasons in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, he made 53 appearances from U-15 to U-17 and scored one goal. He was part of the U-15 academy side that claimed the Northwest Division title in 2018. Campagna also participated in the 2018 West Ham United Football Cup with the ‘Caps U-14s and the 2019 SportChain Cup in Rotterdam with the ‘Caps U-15s.
Campagna was called up to represent Canada at the 2019 Concacaf U-15 Boys Championship, making four starts while playing in all five matches.
Campagna played his youth soccer with Surrey United SC and was a part of the BC Soccer Provincial Program.
Campagna’s father Luca is originally from Frosinone, Italy and mother Tara is from Metro Vancouver.