It seems like it was just yesterday that our city was buzzing about the Whitecaps making the MLS playoffs. Hell, I can still remember seeing Jay Demerit at The Commodore Ballroom with his mullet. Despite the success of last season, it is time to begin looking forward to next year. Here are some of the stand out points from the new schedule.
Season Opener at BC Place versus Toronto FC on March 2nd
34 regular season matches
Play each Western Conference team 3 times (24 total matches)
6 Cascadia Cup matches featured throughout the season
1 game against Canadian rivals Montreal Impact on September 21st
Two-Leg Amway Canadian Championship games against MLS expansion hopefuls FC Edmonton on April 24th and May 1st
Final regular season game on October 27th versus Colorado Rapids