Elliot returns to the club with a 3 year deal, the last two are team options. He was the 49th pick overall in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft, so great that such a late pick is still in the league, some validation to the draft. Thus far he has 17 games, 10 starts as well as time with USL Championship teams Indy Eleven & Memphis 901 FC during loan periods. 2018 saw him in the 11's colors for 11 games with a goal, last, it was with Memphis with 7 goals to show for 29 games. Amongst those 7 was the first in team history and the first hat trick.read
One Jamaican international out, a European pedigreed player in for the back line of the team, Englishman Mandela Egbo out of the Crystal Palace Academy and SV Darmstadt 98 of 2.Bundesliga, following a quartet of years in Germany. At just 22, he brings a wealth of experience at so young of an age as the English YNT player was with SC Darmstadt since July, yet he had 6 games, 5 starts to go with a match in the German Cup, garnering an assist.read
Kemar Lawrence of 'dem Reggea Boyz has popped the pond from the New York Red Bulls to RSC Anderlecht, a fabled club in the top flite of Belgium soccer, they make pretty good chocolate as well. It had been rumored he was unhappy with his contract here, his backline counterparts were making far more than the 27 year old. He had been expected to be a late arrival to camp, due on Jan. 27, pretty sure he never got there, as would be typical as if you are moving a player, you do not want him exposed to injury.read
Feb. 5 the 2020 top for the Whitecaps will make its debut. Get over to the Official Gastown Store and get it signed thrice, Inbeom Hwang, Russell Teibert & Ali Adnan will be there from 5:30-6:30 autographing them as the store shuts at 8. The locale is 385 Water St. Gastown.
See a short video of the new top on the Facebook of Soccer Vancouver Magazine.read
FOX Sports KC, the sole home to the team, will carry 32 games and ex-pro Peterson will have the color, he was with SKC from 2012-'16 as a forward, the play-by-play will be handled by Nate Bukaty with the touchline work shouldered by Carter Augustine.read