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 Portland Timbers vs. Whitecaps matchup today. C-Mac says If Vancouver is likely to pose a threat in the coming playoff run, then they will need to take it to Portland in this match. Darren Mattocks is touch and go as a possibility for selection.
Vancouver Whitecaps beat writer Riley Trottier tells us on October 2nd 2011, the Vancouver Whitecaps officially played their first game on the Bell Pitch at the new BC Place stadium in downtown Vancouver British Columbia. The result was a tough 1-0 loss to the Portland Timbers in MLS action.