Vancouver Whitecaps Pre-Season Round-up (Jan. 31)

Davide Chiumiento

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. strives to be your number one Whitecaps MLS Blog.

Canadian Women’s CONCACAF Finals and the Vancouver Whitecaps

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Women`s soccer has exploded over the past few years with the addition of extra teams in amateur leagues across the continent to accommodate more interested players. Canada`s lofty world ranking has maintained interest in the sport and with the large numbers of female fans in attendance this week at the CONCACAF Olympics qualifier, it is time for the Vancouver Whitecaps to promote their women’s team.

Chris Estridge will make the Vancouver Whitecaps a better team

Chris Estridge

Our Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Chris Estridge, the 21st player drafted by the Vancouver Whitecaps FC is going to make an instant impact in 2012 with the team. Vancouver was notably short in the midfield and defence in their inaugural season. The choice of Estridge was a very intelligent option. They also picked Darren Mattocks with the 2nd overall pick.

Darren Mattocks will make the Vancouver Whitecaps a better team

MLS Superdraft Darren Mattocks Whitecaps

Our Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Darren Mattocks, the number two player drafted by the Vancouver Whitecaps FC is going to make an instant impact in 2012 with the team.In 47 games over two college seasons, the native of Portmore, Jamaica, scored 39 goals. They got a great player Vancouver they just had to wait for the expansion Montreal Impact to pick first. They also picked Chris Estridge.

Vancouver Whitecaps 2012 MLS Superdraft Preview

Whitecaps MLS Super Draft

The 2012 version of the MLS superdraft is Thursday. C-Mac our Vancouver Whitecaps blogger previews what Vancouver is up to. The draft is nothing new for North American sports followers, but stands as a very peculiar entity in the view of world soccer. This year Vancouver is in possession of the 2nd overall pick, a reward of sorts for their low finish in the regular season.

MLS News: Vancouver Whitecaps sign Argentinian defender

New Stadium - Exciting First Game - 1-0 Loss To Portland

C-Mac one of our Vancouver Whitecaps bloggers tells us this week the Vancouver Whitecaps Signed Argentinian Defender Martin Bonjour. Bonjour’s international background has exposed him to a range of playing styles and could be very beneficial to the Whitecaps.

Five keys to success for Whitecaps Coach Martin Rennie

Whitecaps FC Martin Rennie

Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us a bit more about the coaching style of Martin Rennie. Hopefully, the west coast is about to see the inauguration of Alex Ferguson version 2.0. There are five considerations he will need to act on to ensure that he continues this remarkable chain of accomplishment to date.

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