Vancouver Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac is back with his matchday summary between the Colorado Rapids and your Whitecaps FC. A nice win for the home side. Vancouver pulled it out of the fire when Sebastien Le Toux got on the end of a sublime Davide Chiumiento long pass over the defence to dispatch a fine volley into the bottom left of the Colorado goal.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac is back with his matchday summary between your Whitecaps FC and the Houston Dynamo. Another great game on Saturday for Darren Mattocks. He has now produced three goals in his last two MLS league matches and his impressive separation from the defence allied with his electric pace more than justified his selection as a starter.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac is back with his matchday summary between your Whitecaps FC and the Portland Timbers. Great game on Saturday for Darren Mattocks. He had a difficult start to his season with the burn injury, but he is beginning to justify his high selection with another goal. Alain Rochat’s carelessness in possession on defence led to the Portland goal.
Did you miss the Seattle Sounders vs. Vancouver Whitecaps matchup? NWSB Insider and Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us the Vancouver offence played reasonably fair but did not offer much on target, as the goals for the Caps’ came from defence and midfield. Despite allowing 2 goals Joe Cannon played well, making a couple of excellent stops.
NWSB Senior Editor Q weighs in this week with some news on the up and coming team in the MLS, the Vancouver Whitecaps. The Whitecaps have lost in the last three finals to Toronto FC and the two met in the first leg on Wednesday in a truly intriguing game from start to finish. Jay DeMerit has been immense in the heart of the defense.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac is back with his matchday summary between your Whitecaps FC and the New England Revolution. The Whitcaps were without defensive standout Jay Demerit, and the lack of defensive support showed. An early goal by Eric Hassli was the lone bright spot for the Caps, but Martin Rennie may have been holding some players out to rest for their upcoming clash with Toronto FC in the Amway Canadian Championship 2nd round.
Did you miss the San Jose Earthquakes vs. Vancouver Whitecaps matchup? NWSB Insider and Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us this was the Whitecaps 4th overall victory in a row, 3rd in MLS League Play. Gershon Koffie was the man of the match while Eric Hassli seems to have activated beast mode this past week. He provided the late drama that secured the 2-1 victory.
Did you miss the Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Columbus Crew matchup? NWSB Insider and Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us that Y.P. Lee caught the Crew’s goaltender offguard while his goaltender, Joe Cannon, was solid yet again. The defense’s early struggles continued, but they got it together and took the game.
Did you miss the FC Dallas vs. Vancouver Whitecaps matchup? NWSB Insider and Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Joe Cannon was back to his steady best managing to keep out the 5 Dallas shots that reached his net. Matt Watson, Gershon Koffie, and especially the solid Jun Marques Davidson, provided a hard working link on the pitch Saturday.
Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. As we saw on the weekend, Joe Cannon suffered what appeared to be a thigh strain during match action, and now Darren Mattocks appears to have injured himself in some kind of kitchen based accident on Monday evening.
Have you come to NWSB looking for 2012 Vancouver Whitecaps training camp information? You’ve come to the right place. Starting today, we will be checking in regularly to assess the progress of players, position battles, and other tidbits of news as it develops. NWSportsbeat.com strives to be your number one Whitecaps MLS Blog.