Vancouver Whitecaps in the News yet Again

By Sean McCaffery, December 11, 2018

Yet again making news, Vancouver has inked  Andy Rose from Scottish Premiership Motherwell FC by getting his MLS rights from the Sounders for $50,000 in GAM and has a 2 year deal with a 1 year team option. 'Caps HC Marc do Santos stated on Rose, "Andy is a great guy who is going to show up every day." Following 3 years in the UK, the 26 year old returns to the MLS in Scotland, he had 2 goals over 53 games. In 1.5 years in the EFL, and Coventry City, he had 5 goals over 40 games and led them to the Trophy in 2017. Quite the traveler this Melbourne AUS native has spent time in Bristol England & Chicago, he then played for the Sounders 2012-'25 with 10 goals and 6 assists for 106 games, as they took the 2006 US Open Cup. After a 90 day trade moriturim in MLS,ther was a half day window to do new business as the 'Caps acquired netminders Maxime Crepeau and Zac MacMath and left def/winger Victo PC Giro. They did more business after the expansion draft this afternoon.