Despite resurgent performance, Whitecaps slip-up in rainy night at Saputo

The Vancouver Whitecaps took on the Montreal Impact in a slippery performance at Saputo, and while they would eventually fall to their Eastern Canada foes, they did well to bounce back on Wednesday, so soon after a statistical tidal wave in San Jose put them well underwater heading into this one.  With the memories of that San Jose game behind them, Vancouver got right back … Continue reading Despite resurgent performance, Whitecaps slip-up in rainy night at Saputo

Post-Game Review #1: Whitecaps FC vs Minnesota United FC (Spoiling the Party)

Here is the first of our many match reviews to come during the season, where we go in-depth on the match that was. After a long offseason, the Whitecaps finally got a chance to get out and play their first match in what promises to be an intriguing 2019 campaign. For fans, it was a chance to see the Caps for the first time at … Continue reading Post-Game Review #1: Whitecaps FC vs Minnesota United FC (Spoiling the Party)

Meet the Between the Sticks Team!

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!

Post Game Review #2: Whitecaps FC vs Iwaki FC (Island Blues…)

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…)

Post-Game Review #1: Whitecaps FC vs V-Varen Nagasaki (Beginning of an era) 

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)