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Vancouver Whitecaps 2018/2019 Offseason Tracker

We keep you up-to-date on all the latest rumors and roster moves for the Vancouver Whitecaps this 2018/2019 offseason.

Alphonso Davies Update

Now eligible to play for Bayern Munich, we chronicle what Vancouver Whitecaps former starlet has been doing while in Germany.

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Who is Derek Cornelius?

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Stop it, Get Some Help (RMX) Feat. Efrain Juarez

If Young Metro don’t trust ya i’m ‘gon shoot ‘ya

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Welcome to the Marc Dos Santos Era

The anticipated Marc Dos Santos Era has officially begun in Vancouver. We get you up to speed on MDS with what to expect in 2019 from the Whitecaps

The Latest

Why Would Anyone Ever Play for the Whitecaps’ U23 Team?

I totally fail to see the appeal of the team to talented footballers between the ages of 18 and 23

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Whitecaps Announce 2019 MLS Schedule

The Vancouver Whitecaps announced their schedule for the 2019 MLS season. We break it all down and let you know the key dates.

The Whitecaps are in a Good Place Roster and Salary Wise

So, what is the Whitecaps current roster and salary cap situation anyway? We let you know all the details.

Stop it, Get Some Help: Why it’s Silly to Worry That the Vancouver Whitecaps Haven’t Signed Anyone

Just relax, please

Wrapping Up Vancouver Whitecaps 2018 MLS Season

We take a look back at the Vancouver Whitecaps 2018 season and look forward to what is to come in 2019

Player Development

Preview: Whitecaps Winter Window Transfer Targets

Thomas Brown guest-writes for us, previewing some of the Vancouver Whitecaps potential Winter transfer targets.

Andy Rose Chats with 86Forever

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What Roster Freeze? Whitecaps Trade Another!

The Vancouver Whitecaps continued to revamp the roster, trading Erik Hurtado to Sporting KC in exchange for two draft picks.

The Vancouver Whitecaps Best Eighteen (December 13th 2018)

Can Maxime Crépeau be a Starter in MLS?

The Vancouver Whitecaps have two new keepers, including one Canadian. The question now becomes, can the Canadian Crepeau be a starter in MLS?

Waston Gets His Wish and He is VERY Happy About It!

Kendall Waston finally got his wish and was moved away from Vancouver. The Whitecaps received a glutton of GAM and TAM from Cincinnati in the trade.

No News is Good News: Whitecaps Escape Expansion Draft...Sort Of

F Cincinnati selected five players in today’s MLS Expansion Draft. No Whitecaps were taken...at least none that were going to be on the team next season.

Protect Me? Protect Me Not?

Whitecaps reveal protected player list ahead of Tuesday’s MLS Expansion Draft.

MDS Wheelin’ & Dealin’ in First Opportunity: Adds Two Keepers and Defender

The Vancouver Whitecaps were active during the four-hour MLS trade window, making four trades. We recap them and get your thoughts on what’s next for the club.

Whitecaps Transfer News and Rumors

Coaching Staff Named and Club Called Out by Commish

Marc Dos Santos on Where Do We Go From Here?

On a rainy Monday morning, Whitecaps fans were finally treated to some indication about what direction the club is heading as Marc Dos Santos faced the media, and fielded questions following today’s announcements of which player options were picked up, and which were not.

Marc Dos Santos: Option Deadline Interview Transcript

Marc Dos Santos met with the media today to field questions about the Player Option Deadline, and the current state of affairs at this point of the offseason. The full interview has been transcribed here.

The Vancouver Whitecaps Best Eighteen (Nov 26th 2018)

Whitecaps Exercise 7 Options and Decline 9

The Vancouver Whitecaps made their player option decisions for 2019. There were a few expected moves and possibly a few unexpected moves. We break it all down for you.

“The Puny Humans Will Call it Van Isle or They Will Perish!” Say Powerful Aliens in Charge of Canadian Premier League Marketing (Satire)

Post-Season Dissection V: Players

We conclude our year-end roundup by asking our writers about the various player decisions that need to occur in the offseason.

What Will Marc Dos Santos’ Whitecaps Look Like? | Part 4: Forwards

Post-Season Dissection IV: Management

We continue our year-end roundup by asking our writers their thoughts on Carl Robinson, Marc Dos Santos, and Bob Lenarduzzi.

Post-Season Dissection III: Season Reflections and Awards

What Will Marc Dos Santos’ Whitecaps Look Like? | Part 3: Midfielders

We continue our series on what the Vancouver Whitecaps will look like under their new manager Marc Dos Santos. In Part 3, Midfielders.

What Will Marc Dos Santos’ Whitecaps Look Like? | Part 2: Defensive Players

What Will Marc Dos Santos’ Whitecaps Look Like? | Part 1: Tactics

Surprise! (Not Really) Marc dos Santos Named Vancouver Whitecaps Next Manager

In a long-expected move, the Vancouver Whitecaps announce Marc dos Santos as their next manager

Post-Season Dissection II: Pre-Season Predictions Part II

We continue our post-season roundtable by looking back at our staff’s over/under predictions in the preseason. Like the previous predictions, these were not the most accurate.