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MLS Matchup Report: Colorado Rapids vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Kenny Miller & Barry Robson

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of Whitecaps vs. Colorado Rapids. C-Mac says The sole previous encounter between the two sides saw the Whitecaps edge the Rapids 1-0 on a tally by rookie Darren Mattocks. He also says on Sunday Vancouver will produce a 2-0 win.

FC Dallas vs. Whitecaps FC blog: love ‘em & hate ‘em

FC Dallas is now trailing the Whitecaps by one point for the final playoff spot

Whitecaps 0-1 FC Dallas The Vancouver Whitecaps suffered their fifth consecutive defeat, losing to FC Dallas, a team that is basically made of glass.  FC Dallas is now trailing the Whitecaps by one point for the final playoff spot, but the ‘Caps have one game in hand. Love ‘Em 11/11, Rennie! An excellent starting Xl selected […]

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. FC Dallas

FC Dallas vs. Vancouver

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of Whitecaps vs. FC Dallas. C-Mac says The only result these teams have yet to share is a draw, and that’s where I see this game landing for two teams who look to produce a fiercely competitive match. Vancouver’s stars Barry Robson and Darren Mattocks need a draw.

Whitecaps vs. LA Galaxy blog: love ‘em & hate ‘em

Whitecaps Rennie

Whitecaps 0-2 LA Galaxy This Whitecaps team has work to do.  Those were the words I sighed to myself as I was en route to my computer to write this piece.  And truer words have never been spoken. What a sad, sad few weeks for this team.  Without further ado, your love ‘em and hate ‘em for […]

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. LA Galaxy

Whitecaps vs. Galaxy

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of Whitecaps vs. LA Galaxy. Currently, five of the ten most disciplined players in the league play for Vancouver, including three of the top five with Alain Rochat and Darren Mattocks heading that list. Landon Donovan will do his best to stop the Whitecaps FC Saturday.

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Portland Timbers

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Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of Whitecaps vs. Portland Timbers. Darren Mattocks should also feel inspired as it was the earlier match with the Oregon squad that saw the young Jamaican notch his first MLS goal. Jay DeMerit, Martin Bonjour and Barry Robson are all available again. Watch the Timbers Army video with Bruce Eaton.

FC Dallas vs. Whitecaps blog: love ‘em & hate ‘em

Team Canada

NWSB Insider and rookie Vancouver Whitecaps blogger Alistair Corp gives us his love ‘em hate ‘em from the Dallas FC vs. Whitecaps FC matchup. The ‘Caps offense struggled mightily Wednesday night. Martin Bonjour picked up his fifth yellow card of the season last night. It’s Sounders week on Saturday. If Jay DeMerit isn’t back by then, look for Alain Rochat to slide inside next to Andy O’Brien and Jordan Harvey to take his spot on the left.

MLS Matchup Report: FC Dallas vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Dallas vs. Vancouver

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of FC Dallas vs. Whitecaps. International matches are taking quite a few players off both rosters, but Kenny Miller and Atiba Harris will look to step in and make an impact. With Gershon Koffie suspended for the contest as well, Vancouver is breathing a sigh of relief at the depth they have.

Real Salt Lake vs. Whitecaps blog: love ‘em & hate ‘em

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NWSB Insider and rookie Vancouver Whitecaps blogger Alistair Corp gives us his love ‘em hate ‘em from the Real Salt Lake vs. Whitecaps FC matchup. Despite the victory by the Whitecaps, they still must feel frustrated and the obvious missed penalty by a Salt Lake defender in the 10th minute. Joe Cannon got a straight red card in Vancouver’s last match, handling the ball outside the box (saving a goal albeit).

MLS Matchup Report: Real Salt Lake vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Andy O'Brien

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. C-Mac gives us his match preview of Real Salt Lake vs. Whitecaps. The excitement of the Canadian women’s team’s bronze performance in London has raised interest in soccer in Vancouver. How will young Brazilian holding midfielder Tiago Ulisses impact the lineup.

Welcome to Vancouver: Andy O’Brien signs on with Whitecaps FC

Andy O'Brien

NWSB Insider and rookie Vancouver Whitecaps blogger Alistair Corp gives us his thoughts on Irish defender Andy O’Brien signing with the Whitecaps FC. O’Brien is a veteran in England, appearing in over 300 matches for various clubs. He says having another world class player on the team will bring us another step closer to being a poster boy of success for the league.

Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps August 1st

Cascadia Cup Sounders FC vs. Whitecaps FC

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. Davide Chiumiento, Eric Hassli and Sebastien Le Toux have been shown the door. In comes Andy O’Brien, Kenny Miller, Barry Robson, and Jamaican winger Dane Richards. Will we see better results? Time will tell. The pressure is now on Coach Martin Rennie.

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