Author's posts

FIRST KICK DETAILS

And just like that, the pre-season is over!  We may have lost a couple, but we won MORE!  Now we can get down to business! ⚽ First kick is happening THIS Saturday, February 29th.  Our pre-game warm-up will be at your Vancouver Southsider Home Pub – Dublin Calling, on the corner of Granville and Smithe.  …

Continue reading

Notice of Annual General Meeting Sunday, November 17th at 4pm

Southsiders AGM - Sunday, November 17th, 4pm @ Alma VanDusen Room

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Members of the Vancouver Southsiders Soccer Supporters Society (the “Society”) will be held at the Vancouver Public Library Central Library (350 West Georgia St, Vancouver, BC) on November 17th at 4:00pm. The meeting will be held in the Alma VanDusen Room on the lower …

Continue reading

MLS Round 34: Real Salt Lake

Home Game Day Info Sunday, October 6th, Kickoff 1:00pm First, a moment of joy. Watch the Whitecaps third goal against the Los Angeles Galaxy last Sunday. The Caps distribute the ball with purpose, react quickly to the space given them by the defenders and score. This type of organization in the attacking third came too …

Continue reading

MLS Round 33: LA Galaxy

Away Game Day Info Sunday, September 29th, Kickoff 4:30pm It’s the penultimate game of the 2019 Whitecaps season and we know where they’re ending up when it’s all said and done. Last place in the Western Conference is the Whitecaps final resting spot in the standings. We also know that we cannot “win” the wooden …

Continue reading

MLS Round 32: Columbus Crew

Home Game Day Info Saturday, September 21st, Kickoff 2:00pm Ask some sweaty, musclebound man sitting next to a smoky fire what is best in life and they will almost certainly say “90th minute game winning goals.” Despite the season already being lost the Whitecaps are determined to go down fighting, hoping somehow to claw themselves …

Continue reading

MLS Round 31: Houston Dynamo

Home Game Day Info Saturday, September 14th, Kickoff 7:00pm If you take a peek at the MLS standings right this minute, you’ll see 5 teams have a prefix on their listing. The Whitecaps have earned an “e”, which I think we can all guess does not stand for “excellently already in the playoffs” (that prefix …

Continue reading

MLS Round 30: NYCFC

Home Game Day Info Saturday, August 31st, Kickoff 7:00pm Wednesday night in Montreal did not go well despite another early goal. Thursday didn’t go so hot either, with the Whitecaps flight from Montreal getting cancelled. No word yet if the team is on their way west yet, via plane, train or free-for-all hitchhiking frenzy. Saturday …

Continue reading

MLS Round 29: Montreal Impact

Away Game Info Wednesday, August 28th, Kickoff 5:00pm I have good news and bad news. The good news is that Maxime Crépeau has set an all-time MLS record for saves in a single game. He made sixteen saves on Saturday. Sixteen! His tenacity and focus is astonishing. Watch him work. The bad news is a …

Continue reading

MLS Round 28: San Jose Earthquakes

Away Game Day Info Saturday, August 24th, Kickoff 7:00pm What a game we were treated to last Saturday! Despite a few good chances conceded to DC early, Reyna’s first half goal injected some confidence into the team. For the rest of the match, our Caps managed to smother DC’s star player until he was (angrily) …

Continue reading

MLS Round 27: D.C. United

Home Game Day Info Saturday, August 17th, Kickoff 7:00pm There were some good things and some bad things that happened in Portland last weekend. Let’s start with the bad: the Whitecaps lost and will not be reclaiming the Cascadia Cup. The club is also mathematically eliminated from the Supporters Shield race. American Soccer Analysis has …

Continue reading