With two matches remaining in their inaugural MLS NEXT Pro season, Whitecaps FC 2 are set to play their home season finale against Cascadia rivals Tacoma Defiance this Friday, September 9 in MLS NEXT Pro's Game of the Week, which will feature an enhanced broadcast on mlsnextpro.com.
Whitecaps FC 2 vs. Tacoma Defiance
Friday, September 9, 2022 – 7 p.m. PT
Swangard Stadium – Burnaby, BC
HOME FINALE: Whitecaps FC 2 are set to play their final home match of their inaugural MLS NEXT Pro season this Friday against Cascadia rivals Tacoma Defiance. The match will mark the third meeting of the year between the two clubs, with the young 'Caps claiming a 2-1 away victory back in April, while Tacoma captured a penalty shootout win after the two sides drew 2-2 in regulation at Swangard in early June.
HOME STRENGTH: Over the course of the season, the young 'Caps have tallied 38 goals, with 25 of those coming in front of their home fans. Leading the way has been Simon Becher, who's scored five of his seven goals at Swangard this season.