Welcome to Whitecaps FC Scottish midfielder Barry Robson

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps writer C-Mac weighs in about the impending arrival of Scottish international midfield maestro Barry Robson who now that his English football season is over is joining Whitecaps FC. He’s also still willing and able to play for Scotland should they call on him. In his final season with Middlesbrough Robson was voted by the team’s supporters as Player of the Year.

Northwest Athlete Profile: Craig Forrest

This Northwest Athlete Profile takes a look at soccer star turned commentator Craig Forrest of Coquitlam, BC. Dave B takes a look at Forrest’s successful international career not only with team Canada but overseas in the EPL.

Is Barry Robson the answer to the Whitecaps midfield woes?

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Martin Rennie moved to acquire fellow Scot Barry Robson from Middlesbrough in the English Championship league, problem is the official season for the ‘Caps kicks off on March 10th, a full four months before Barry Robson’s arrival, and the team could well be out of the playoff picture by then.

C-Mac Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps (Dec 5)

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their first season of MLS soccer. This week he looks at the Whitecaps management. Owners Greg Kerfoot, Steve Luzco, Jeff Mallett and BC star Steve Nash, GM Bob Lenarduzzi, and Coach Martin Rennie have a sense of history, and a local devoted unit…

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