VANCOUVER, BC – Fan favourites Davide Chiumiento, Jay DeMerit, Young Pyo-Lee, Ivor Evans, Steve Macdonald, and Alfredo Valente headline the list of players who will take part in Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s third annual charity alumni match, in support of BC Children’s Hospital, on Saturday, September 16 at BC Place.
As part of this year’s Legends & Stars theme, alumni from all eras of the club’s 40+ year history will be joined by a number of special celebrity guests, including Colin O'Donoghue (Captain Hook/Once Upon A Time), Robert Carlyle (Rumpelstiltskin/Once Upon a Time, Begbie/Trainspotting, Gaz/The Full Monty), and KJ Apa (Archie Andrews/Riverdale).
See the full rosters below.
To attend the alumni match, fans must also have a ticket for Whitecaps FC's MLS match vs. Columbus Crew SC later that same day.
TICKETS FOR ALUMNI MATCH ONLY: http://ow.ly/D4HP30eVOrV
TICKETS FOR ALUMNI MATCH AND MLS MATCH (alumni match add-on will appear after you select your seats for the MLS match): http://ow.ly/hYzb30eVOxr
- The alumni match will take place from 1:45 p.m. PT to 2:45 p.m. PT ahead of Vancouver’s Major League Soccer match against Columbus Crew SC, which kicks off at 4 p.m. PT. Fans can enter BC Place through Gate A beginning at 1:15 p.m. PT.
- To purchase a ticket for the alumni match, fans must also have or purchase a ticket for the MLS match. No in-and-outs will be permitted between matches.
- Tickets for the alumni match are on sale for $5, with all proceeds donated to BC Children’s Hospital. Only 1,000 tickets are available – fans are encouraged to act quickly to avoid disappointment.
See the full rosters below (subject to change).
Players: Tyler Baldock, Carlos Batista, Cam Bowman, Phil Brown, Steven Brown, Kevan Cameron, John Catliff, Gordon Chin, Davide Chiumiento, Spencer Coppin, Chris Craveiro, Nick Dasovic, Jay DeMerit, Srdjan Djekanovic, Michael Dodd, Paul Dolan, Terry Dunfield, Alexander Elliott, Ivor Evans, Nick Gilbert, Kevin Harmse, Lindsay Henderson, Keith Izatt, Jay Johnstone, Jason Jordan, Diaz Kambere, Tiarnan King, Garret Kusch, Young-Pyo Lee, Steve Macdonald, Scott Macey, Erin McNulty, Rob Merkl,f Steve Millar, Dave Morris, Doug Muirhead, Shaun Pejic, Kurt Powell, Didar Sandhu, Joe Scigliano, Sipho Sibiya, Justin Thompson, Guido Titotto, Paulo Valdez, Alfredo Valente, Neil Wilkinson
Celebrities: KJ Apa (Archie/Riverdale), Jean-Luc Bilodeau (Ben/Baby Daddy), Robert Carlyle (Rumpelstiltskin/Once Upon a Time, Begbie/Trainspotting, Gaz/The Full Monty), Chuboi (FIFA eSports analyst, Twitch streamer), Michael Coleman (Happy/Once Upon a Time), Henry Cusick (Marcus/The 100, Desmond/Lost), Colin O'Donoghue (Captain Hook/Once Upon A Time), Colin Ferguson (William/Haven, Tripp/The Vampire Diaries, Jack/Eureka), Chris Gauthier (Smee/Once Upon a Time, Phil/A Series of Unfortunate Events, Toyman/Smallville), Georgina Haig (Elsa/Once Upon A Time, Piper/Limitless), Richard Harmon (John/The 100), Alfonso Herrera (Father Tomas Ortega/The Exorcist), Louis Hynes (Klaus/A Series of Unfortunate Events), Tyler Johnston (Stewart/Letterkenny, Samandriel/Supernatural), Sean Maguire (Robin Hood/Once Upon a Time), Charles Melton (Reggie Mantle/Riverdale), Kelley Missal (Danielle Manning/One Life to Live, Hannah/The Crossing), Sibongile Mlambo (Tamora Monroe/Teen Wolf), Bob Morley (Bellamy Blake/The 100), Greg Poehler (Jack/You Me Her, Bruce Evans/Welcome to Sweden), Rob Raco (Joaquin DeSantos/Riverdale), Tasya Teles (Echo/The 100), Michael Vartan (Michael Vaughn/Alias, Terence/The Arrangement), Andrew J. West (Henry Mills/Once Upon a Time, Gareth/The Walking Dead), Ray Winstone (Cam Rose/Ice, Mr.French/The Departed, Gal/Sexy Beast, Mac/Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull)
Coaches: Alan Errington, Gerry Heaney
Ambassador/host: Carl Valentine