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Vancouver Southsiders Pre-Season Warm-Up!

Who’s ready to get this season started?? To kick off the 2020 season, The Vancouver Southsiders are hosting a Pre-Season Warm-Up at Colony Granville! Please see details below: Where: The Colony Granville @ 965 Granville St, VancouverWhen: Saturday February 8th, 2020 – 2:00pm-4:00pm Special Guests – Axel Schuster (Whitecaps Sporting Director) and Mark Pannes (Whitecaps CEO) This is our first …

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Soccer Supporters Unite

PORTLAND, Oregon – Soccer rivalries are known for their intensity, but leadership of soccer supporters groups from across the US and Canada set aside their rivalries last weekend in Portland, Oregon for the Independent Supporters Council (ISC) conference. The ISC works to promote supporters’ culture in North America, and defend the rights of soccer supporters. Over the weekend, representatives …

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Cascadia Cup 2012 Format

Cascadia supporters groups announce 2012 Cascadia Cup rules, call for balanced schedule. The supporters groups from the three Cascadia MLS clubs have agreed on new rules for the Cascadia Cup after MLS moved to an unbalanced schedule in 2012. The Emerald City Supporters, Southsiders and Timbers Army agreed that all matches will count towards the …

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The Real Deal

At Last Night’s Board of Directors meeting, I was thrilled to be unanimously elected as President of The Vancouver Southsiders. These literally are big shoes to fill after the wonderful two years we have been led by John Knox aka Johnnie Monster, but I will do my utmost to ensure that we continue to grow …

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MLS Supporters Summit 2012 :: Collaborating Towards Solutions

This last weekend I had the great honour and privilege of representing the Vancouver Southsiders at the MLS Supporters Summit in Los Angles. I attended many meetings between supporters and with MLS Officials. Independent Supporters Council of the United States and Canada was a meeting held at a Mexican restaurant close to the Home Depot Centre. This …

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BC Place Loud and Proud in the Southside Crowd

I’m a Vancouver Southsider but I enjoy the taste of prawn sandwiches too much to give them up. So it was that on Sunday, when the Whitecaps started life in BC Place against the Portland Timbers, I was sitting up in the press box, stuffing popcorn into my face like it was oxygen and watching the game from above.It …

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86 Thank Yous From the Southsiders’ Vice-President

I’m sure everyone realizes what an amazing and awesome event last Sunday afternoon was. To think that this time last year the Southsiders were a bunch of a 100 or so people standing in the rain behind the net at Swangard out in the ‘burbs. Now we stretch back for over thirty rows in a …

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Thank you Southsiders, and keep it up!

Let me start by giving you all a big round of applause! I didn’t know what kind of feed back would be posted on the forum but I am more than pleased by the comments I have read. As head capo, I take my duties very seriously and am always woried about peforming them to …

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Southsiders: Find Your Pride

First of all, thank you all for enduring what has been in many ways the worst season I’ve experienced in decades of supporting this club. The play has been entertaining at times, but the results have been simply awful. We’ve been annihilated on the field. We’ve been stomped out of playoff contention. We’ve completely flamed …

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A Newbies Perspective of Portland Away

Normally when one thinks of “traveling supporters” in football, they imagine a group of die hard European fans, who wake up in the wee hours of the morning to embark on a six hour journey to cheer their club in the opposing team’s city. Not very often does this occur in North America due mostly …

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