Meet the inaugural members behind the creation of Between The Sticks Vancity! 4 university students, with diverse backgrounds in the world’s game, linked together by their love for Whitecaps football. We all come from the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island but have moved to various institutions for our postsecondary schooling. We decided to start up this project to share our love for the Caps with … Continue reading Meet the Between the Sticks Team!
Image taken from Vancouver Whitecaps TwitterB Less than 48 hours after dropping the preseason opener against V-Varen Nagasaki FC, the upstart Whitecaps were in action once again in the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu Hawaii, taking on another Japanese side in Iwaki FC. Having dropped their match 2-1 against Real Salt Lake, Iwaki were hungry to get into action, engaging in a match with quite a … Continue reading Post Game Review #2: Whitecaps FC vs Iwaki FC (Island Blues…)
After months of waiting, the Marc Dos Santos era finally got underway Friday in Hawaii. With big changes being promised to the style of play ever since the dismissal of Carl Robinson late last season, it was the first real chance to see some of these changes first-hand in a live match environment. Despite many key arrivals not being able to make the trip over … Continue reading Post-Game Review #1: Whitecaps FC vs V-Varen Nagasaki (Beginning of an era)
With reports circulating that the Whitecaps are on the verge of acquiring 33-year-old Bryan Ruiz from Brazilian club Santos FC and reacquiring 31-year-old Fredy Montero from Sporting CP in Portugal, there are lots of questions involved. In an offseason where the average age of the 13 confirmed signings is 24.5, many may be wondering where two veteran attackers struggling for game time will fit in … Continue reading Why Bryan Ruiz and Fredy Montero are risks worth taking for the Whitecaps