Jay DeMerit and John Thorrington (Bob Frid)
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Special offer to watch Whitecaps FC in preseason in Arizona

Supporters of Vancouver Whitecaps FC are being offered the chance to watch the Blue and White prepare for their inaugural season in Major League Soccer in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Grande Sports World have put together a special discounted family and fans rate to take in Vancouver's 11-day preseason training camp at the complex from this Friday, January 28, to Wednesday, February 9. 'Caps fans will be able to see their team in training and preseason friendly action, as well as enjoy the many facilities of the complex, in the warm Arizona sunshine.

For only $59.99 USD a night (price is per person, per night, plus tax, based on double occupancy and availability), 'Caps fans will be accommodated in a Courtyard Room at the Francisco Grande Hotel and Golf Resort, located halfway between Phoenix and Tucson and just 45 minutes from the Phoenix airport. Rates also include a full American breakfast, with reservations based on double occupancy and availability.

For reservations and more information, call Grande Sports World at (520) 381-8100 or visit www.grandesports.com.