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Houston Dynamo

Dynamo, Whitecaps play to goal-less draw

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Saturday's clash between the Houston Dynamo and Vancouver Whitecaps was played despite scorching hot temperatures, but the play of the two sides never came close to matching the levels of the weather on the field.

The Dynamo and Whitecaps played to a scoreless draw on Saturday night, with the Canadian side earning their third draw in four games.

Morales, Alex sent off as Dynamo earn tie with Whitecaps

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After losing each of their first six games away from home, the Houston Dynamo earned their first roadpoint of the season on Saturday night in a match that saw each side reduced to 10-men.

A DaMarcus Beasley opener was canceled out by Octavio Rivero's finish in the second half as the Vancouver Whitecaps earned a 1-1 draw against the Dynamo at BC Place.

Major League Soccer

MLS Ticker: Mullins, Kaka, friendlies and more

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Following the reported trade of Fabian Espindola, D.C. United is reportedly set to acquire a new forward.

D.C. United is reportedly set to acquire forward Patrick Mullins from NYCFC in exchange for an international spot and allocation money.

MLS Ticker: Piatti, Manneh, Pirlo and more

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One of the league's premier playmakers will miss this weekend's action due to suspension, while a pair of young prospects have suffered injuries.

The MLS Disciplinary Committee has suspended Ignacio Piatti one game for a foul on Portland Timbers defender Alvas Powell.

Techera stunner leads Whitecaps past RSL

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An own goal may have opened the scoring, but an incredible finish from one of the league's smallest players lifted the Vancouver Whitecaps to a vital three points on Wednesday.

Cristian Techera unleashed a thumping long-distance shot, finding the upper corner to lead the Whitecaps to a 2-0 victory over Real Salt Lake in a vital Western Conference clash.

MLS Week 19: A Midweek Look Ahead

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A busy Wednesday night around MLS sees six matches kick off Week 19.

Sporting Kansas City will be looking to continue its impressive recent form against the Chicago Fire, as Peter Vermes' side attempts to extend its unbeaten streak to six matches.

MLS Ticker: Whitecaps, Fagundez, Baah, and more

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A Canadian international has signed with MLS, while a Serie A club is reportedly interested in an MLS midfielder.

The Vancouver Whitecaps have signed Canadian international David Edgar. The defender most recently played for Birmingham City and hadspent his entire career in England prior to the move.

Sjoberg's late header helps Rapids tie Whitecaps

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The Colorado Rapids seemed dead in the water after a late penalty kick gave the Vancouver Whitecaps a lead, but Axel Sjoberg had his say deep into second-half stoppage time.

The Rapidspulled out a 2-2 tie against the Whitecapsat BC PlacefollowingSjoberg's 95th minute equalizer. Kevin Doyle, who got the Rapids on the board earlier in the second half, played provider with time winding down.

MLS Ticker: Mancosu, Drogba, Kaka and more

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The Montreal Impact brought in a reinforcement at striker on Thursday, while the team could be missing Didier Drogba for longer than expected.

The Impact announced the signing of Italian attacker Matteo Mancosu on loan from Serie A side Bologna. The 31-year-old spent the second half of last season with Carpi on loan.

MLS Ticker: Gilberto, Rivero, Tissot and more

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Two South American stars appear set to leave MLS as the summer transfer window continues to heat up.

The Chicago Fire and Gilberto have mutually agreed to terminate the forward's contract, with Fire general manager Nelson Rodriguez stating that the Brazilian, "was not able to reach his top form in Major League Soccer," despite his best efforts.

Match report: Philadelphia Union 2-3 Vancouver Whitecaps

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Philadelphia Union scored first then gave up three straight goals to Vancouver Whitecaps, who left Chester with a 3-2 road victory. It was the Union's first home loss of 2016.

Whitecaps edge Union on the road

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After almost giving the game away against the Chicago Fire on Wednesday night, the Philadelphia Union dropped points at home against a quality Western Conference opponent.

The Vancouver Whitecaps captured a 3-2 win on the road against the Union on Saturday, snapping a three-match winless streak for the visitors.

Canadian Championship: Toronto FC 1 – Vancouver Whitecaps 0

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Vancouver will be looking for a second-leg comeback after Toronto shut them out 1-0 to open the Canadian Championship final series.

Revolution earn first road win against Whitecaps

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The New England Revolution picked up their first road victory of the 2016 Major League Soccer campaign on Saturday with a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps at BC Place.

The win was the first in seven road contests for Jay Heaps' side, whose last road triumph came in the 2015 season finale against New York City FC.

Timbers pull out wild affair against Whitecaps

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The defending champions were struggling mightily heading into Sunday's Cascadia clash with the Vancouver Whitecaps, but the home side picked up a massive three points with a little help from Pa Modou Kah.

The Portland Timbers capturedan important win against the rival Whitecaps, 4-2, at Providence Park, giving the Timbers a lift in the Western Conference standings.

SBI MLS Player of the Week: Kekuta Manneh

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The past week proved to be a big one for the Vancouver Whitecaps thanks to the play of Kekuta Manneh.

After notching an assist in Wednesday's win over the Chicago Fire, Manneh played a part in all four of the Whitecaps' goals, leading his team to its first win at BMO Field with Saturday's 4-3 triumph over Toronto FC.

Manneh leads Whitecaps to big road win vs. TFC in shootout

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The Vancouver Whitecaps continued their hot streak on Saturday night at BMO Field, shunning a would-be comeback by their Canadian opponent.

Two consecutive victories had the Whitecaps rolling coming into the weekend, and Carl Robinson's side kept their winning ways going with a thrilling 4-3 win against Toronto FC.

A look at MLS clubs that could use Kei Kamara

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The Columbus Crew are saying they plan to keep Kei Kamara. Reports are saying the opposite.

It is a messy situation all around for a club that already has enough problems.

The Crew have dominated headlines since the weekend due to Kamara's public outburst against teammate Federico Higuain following a 4-4 draw with the Montreal Impact.

Japanese imports Kudo and Endoh notch first MLS goals

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Japan's Masato Kudo opened his Major League Soccer scoring account to help the Vancouver Whitecaps rally for a 2-1 victory over MLS Cup champions Portland in Vancouver.

Kudo, the all-time leading goalscorer for 2011 J-League Champions Kashiwa Reysol, arrived on a free transfer in December.

Toronto FC

Will Johnson, TFC stun Whitecaps in Canadian Championship final

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The Vancouver Whitecaps had the match won entering second-half stoppage time, but Will Johnson had different plans for Toronto FC in the Canadian Championship final on Wednesday night.

Despite falling to the Whitecaps, 2-1, TFC pulled out a 2-2 scoreline on aggregate and captured its fifth title in the competition behind Johnson's 95th minute finish.

Giovinco finish guides TFC past Whitecaps in Canadian Championship

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Toronto FC holdsa one-goal advantage after securing a win in the Canadian Championship first leg on Tuesday night at BMO Field.

Sebastian Giovinco fired in the game's only goal in TFC's 1-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps. The game marks TFC's first appearance in a Canadian Championship final since 2014.

TFC, Whitecaps meet in Canadian Championship final

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The 2016 Canadian Championship will be one team's ticket to next season's CONCACAF Champions League, but the two squads meeting on Tuesday have had different paths to the final.

The Vancouver Whitecaps and Toronto FC will meet in the first leg of this year's Canadian Championship final on Tuesday, with both MLS sides looking to create early separation at BMO Field.

SBI Team of the Week: Vancouver Whitecaps

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Throughout the start of the 2016 campaign, the Vancouver Whitecaps had difficulty putting together complete performances. They had no such issues this past week despite playing two of the league's most thrilling contests.

Facing off with a pair of Eastern Conference foes, the Whitecaps earned a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire before topping Toronto FC in a 4-3 thriller.

Stumptown Breakdown: The Contrasting Performances of the Timbers

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Since the transformation of the Portland Timbers' lineup and formation last year, there have been some incredible games where fans have witnessed movement and passing that few teams can match in the MLS, just like we saw against Toronto FC on May 1st at Providence Park. Unfortunately, on the flip side, we have also seen the Green and Gold struggle with teams who compact the midfield and defense, just like the Vancouver Whitecaps did on Saturday.

Philadelphia Union

Player ratings & analysis: Union 2-3 Vancouver Whitecaps

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The Union midfield is in transition. PSP's Adam Cann breaks down that transition after the Union's 3-2 loss to Vancouver, why the Union are now surrendering so many goals, and why the attack is so exciting to watch.

Union vs Whitecaps quick reference

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Get up to speed on the Union-Whitecaps series history. We've got match stats, highlights from our match reports and analysis, video highlights, and more.

Diego Valeri

Portland Timbers player evaluations vs. Vancouver Whitecaps second match

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We have complete player ratings from the Portland Timbers 4 to 2 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps back on May 22 at Providence Park. Included are marks for each individual player that appeared in the match, plus composite ratings for the offense, defense, team, coaches, officiating and opponent.

Portland Timbers Snap Skid with 4-2 Win Over Vancouver Whitecaps

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The Portland Timbers scored first and scored last as they got back to winning ways today with a 4-2 win over their Cascadia rivals, the Vancouver Whitecaps.

The Timbers have made a habit of scoring early in recent matches and this one was no different. After some high pressure in the 4th minute caused the Whitecaps to cough up the ball, the Timbers looked to find Jack McInerney on the run through the Vancouver box.

The Rest

Report: Fabian Espindola linked with trade to Whitecaps

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Fabian Espindola is in the midst of another productive MLS season, but it appears the Argentinian forward could be on the move to his fourth MLS club.

Goal USA reported on Wednesday that Espindola is being linked with a trade to the Vancouver Whitecaps.

Orlando City, Whitecaps split points in back-and-forth tie

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Orlando City battled back from a halftime deficit to earn a valuable point at BC Place against the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.

Cyle Larin's 50th-minute strike allowed the Lions to earn a 2-2 draw with Carl Robinson's Whitecaps, who came back from a one-goal deficit of their own in the first half.

Must-See Goal: Cristian Techera

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Galaxy overcome de Jong dismissal to top Whitecaps

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The LA Galaxy entered Monday's clash with the Vancouver Whitecaps winless in their last seven matches. The performances of the club's biggest names ushered them back into the win column, even as one of them saw redfor another dangerous foul

Robbie Keane provided the opening goal while Steven Gerrard added a pair of assists to lead the Galaxy to a 2-0 victory over the Whitecaps on Tuesday at the StubHub Center.

SBI MLS Team of the Week: Vancouver Whitecaps

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After a rough three-game stretch ofresults, the Vancouver Whitecapsgot a much needed win against one of the Eastern Conference's best teams.

Even after going down early to the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night, the Whitecaps didn't panic, and rattled off three straight goals to give the road team a 3-1 lead.

Rowe Sends Revs to 1st Road Win

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Kelyn Rowe's exquisite volley lifted the Revolution to its first road win of the season as the locals defeated the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Saturday at BC Place in Vancouver, British Columbia.

With the score level entering the 55th minute, Rowe whipped his right leg around a Teal Bunbury cross at the top of the box, uncorking a shot that eluded the dive of David Ousted to the put the Revolution ahead.

Sporting Drawn into Group C for Champions League

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Tonight CONCACAF held their draw for the 2016-2017 CONCACAF Champions League. Sporting Kansas City learned their opponents in this year's competition, they'll face one familiar foe and one brand new opponent. Sporting Kansas City were drawn into Group C for the tournament and will face off against Trinidad and Tobago side Central FC and fellow MLS side, Vancouver Whitecaps FC.

Portland Timbers vs. Vancouver Whitecaps: How to Watch, Previews, Match Chat [1:30]

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The Portland Timbers are hosting their first Cascadia Cup match of the season today as the streaking Vancouver Whitecaps comes to town.

With the Timbers having lost their last three matches and the Whitecaps having won theirs, including a 2-1 win over the Timbers in Vancouver, it is clear who the team on form is in this match.

Kekuta Manneh one step closer to USMNT eligibility

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Kekuta Manneh has taken a long road towards achieving his dream of representing the U.S. Men's National Team, andthe Vancouver Whitecaps forward recently took a major step forward in that pursuit.

Speaking to MLSSoccer.com, Manneh revealed that he is now eligible to apply for a U.

Soccer News: Kekuta Manneh wins MLS Player of the Week

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Vancouver's Kekuta Manneh wins the MLS Player of the Week award and there are plenty of profiles of USMNT players in the soccer news update.

Perez Makes Fire See Double

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When the Vancouver Whitecaps added striker Blas Perez to their roster in the offseason, coach Carl Robinson's purpose was to improve his roster's depth. On Wednesday, Perez came off the bench early to replace striker Masato Kudo, who suffered a concussion after a violent collision with Fire goalkeeper Matt Lampson.

Perez smashes bicycle kick to lead Whitecaps past Fire

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Blas Perez has been torturing MLS defenses for years, and the veteran forward provided yet another reminder of his goalscoring abilities in a win on Wednesday night.

Perez netted a 89th minute game-winner to go with a first half opener, leading the Whitecaps to a late 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire at BC Place.