Things to watch in the Wildcard Round; Whitecaps FC vs. LA Galaxy

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NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps blogger Alistair Corp weighs in with his MLS Playoffs preview for this week’s Whitecaps vs. Galaxy clash. He points out despite the headlines, the predictions and the underdog mentality that the Whitecaps have gladly accepted, they’re not in way over their heads. Dane Richards and Darren Mattocks up front are ready to burn the Galaxy backline if given a chance.

Chivas USA vs. Whitecaps FC blog: love ‘em & hate ‘em

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Whitecaps 4-0 Chivas USA The Vancouver Whitecaps finally got back to their winning ways on Wednesday night, winning a huge game 4-0.  The win puts the Whitecaps up 5 points over FC Dallas, with two games remaining.  FC Dallas has 3 games remaining, including a Sunday game against the same Chivas team. Love ‘em Cautiously Optimistic […]

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.

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Toronto FC

Eric Hassli Profile

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. This time out, C-Mac gives us his match preview of the Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Toronto FC. Darren Mattocks is expected back from his latest suspension, after accumulating five yellow cards this season already. His speed and finish have contributed to limiting the playing time of Eric Hassli.

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Chivas USA

Whitecaps vs Chivas

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. This time out, C-Mac gives us his match preview of the Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Chivas USA. Vancouver has the opportunity to bury a weak divisional rival and it would be good to see them develop a killer instinct to further establish their post-season credentials. Look for Barry Robson to take on a more prominent creative role.

MLS Matchup Report: Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Colorado Rapids

Barry Robson

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. This time out, C-Mac gives us his match preview of the Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Colorado Rapids. Battle of Scotland. Midfielder Jamie Smith recently scored the winner in their last outing for the Rapids, and at long last Scottish Coach Martin Rennie have their own Scottish midfielder Barry Robson.

Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Toronto FC (2nd leg) post-match review

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Vancouver Whitecaps FC Blogger C-Mac is back with his matchday summary. This loss for the Camilo Sanvezzo and the Vancouver Whitecaps FC is quite disappointing. TFC was ripe for the picking but Coach Martin Rennie played the conservative card. How will Vancouver respond in upcoming MLS play?

Seattle Sounders vs. Vancouver Whitecaps highlights + game recap

Sounders vs. Whitecaps Recap

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.

San Jose Earthquakes vs. Vancouver Whitecaps highlights + game recap

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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.

Sporting Kansas City vs. Vancouver Whitecaps hightlights + game recap

Sporting Kansas City vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Did you miss the Sporting Kansas City vs. Vancouver Whitecaps matchup? NWSB Insider and Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Joe Cannon had a rather undistinguished game, with some questions about his positioning. Sebastien Le Toux and Eric Hassli were the stars of the week for Vancouver.

Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps April 13th

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. The Whitecaps set an MLS record of 4 games, 67 minutes of shutting out their opponents. Then San Jose opened the flood gate. With the rash of injuries on the team, this week’s bye should help the Whitecaps out in a big way.

Watching the Wave: Vancouver Whitecaps April 5th

Whitecaps Notebook

Our man C-Mac has his finger firmly on the pulse of the Vancouver Whitecaps in their second season of MLS soccer. With Darren Mattocks, Eric Hassli, and Atiba Harris all out or suffering lingering injuries, it leaves the Whitecaps thin at striker. Long Tan may get the start he’s been looking for. Etienne Barbara was a frequent scorer in the NASL and it would be good to get a look at him.