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Vancouver Whitecaps FC

Founded: 2009 (NASL side in 1973)

Address: Suite 550 - The Landing - 375 Water Street Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6B 5C6 Canada

Phone: 604.669.WAVE (9283)

Fax: 604.684.5173

Email: info@whitecapsfc.com

Official URL: http://www.whitecapsfc.com

Chairman: Bob Lenarduzzi

Stadium: BC Place

Club History
Founded in 1974, the Caps rose to prominence by winning the 1979 NASL Soccer Bowl. After the league folded in 1984, the Whitecaps re-emerged in 1986 as The Vancouver 86ers in the newly formed Canadian Soccer League. After many successful years as the 86ers they return to their original name the Vancouver Whitecaps in 2001. On March 19, 2009, with new part owner NBA star Steve Nash, it was announced the Vancouver Whitecaps FC would be an MLS expansion team, joining the league for the 2011 season.

Stadiums: Empire Stadium (1974 – 1983), BC Place Stadium (1983 – 1984), Swangard Stadium (1986 – 2010), Empire Field (Mar 19 2011 – Sept 24 2011), BC Place Stadium (Starting Oct 2 2011)

Former Players of Note: Alan Ball, Peter Beardsley, Brian Budd, Bruce Grobbelaar, Kevin Hector, Alan Hinton, Willie Johnston, Bobby Lenarduzzi, Martin Nash, Carl Valentine, Lee Young-Pyo
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