This weekend the Whitecaps play host to their MLS expansion cousins and Cascadia rivals the Portland Timbers and it's a simple proposition this time out: win and keep hopes for the playoffs and Cascadia Cup alive for one more week. Lose and it will end our hopes for the playoffs and a first Cascadia Cup since joining MLS. Can the Whitecaps do it? Tune in on Sunday and find out!
Vancouver Whitecaps FC: 41 Points: W11-L11-D8 (previous five-match record: D-L-D-W-L)
Portland Timbers FC: 49 Points W12-L5-D13 (previous five-match record: L-W-D-W-W)
Sunday, October 6th 5:00PM PDT – BC Place Stadium, Vancouver. For tickets click here.
Television: Sportsnet 360
Radio: Team 1410 AM
*MLS Live is a subscription service, but they usually feature one free game per week. Check MLSSoccer.com for more details on which match may be streamed free of charge.
Post Game Live Chat @ 7:15PM PDT:
Once again the 86 Forever team will be hosting a post-game live chat at 7:15PM PDT here on the site. The event is powered by CoverItLive.com, so after the match is done head on over to www.eightysixforever.com and follow the links in the Live Chat article. No additional software is required, so come and join us to talk about the game!
If you'd rather get out and cheer on the Caps with your fellow fans, here is a list of viewing parties:
Highlights: Whitecaps FC 2 - 2 Portland Timbers FC (18 May, 2013):
Highlights: Portland Timbers FC 1 - 1 Whitecaps FC (3 August, 2013):
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