Archie from Riverdale to play in charity soccer match at BC Place

Sep 8 2017, 12:55 am

It’s going to be a star-studded affair at BC Place, and it’s all for a good cause.

On September 16, Whitecaps alumni and Hollywood stars will take to the pitch at BC Place in support of BC Children’s Hospital. Tickets to the alumni match are available for just $5.

Actors from Once Upon A Time and Riverdale – two television shows that are filmed locally – highlight the list of celebrities.


  • KJ Apa (Archie/Riverdale)
  • Charles Melton (Reggie Mantle/Riverdale)

Once Upon A Time:

  • Robert Carlyle (Rumpelstiltskin/Once Upon A Time, Begbie/Trainspotting, Gaz/The Full Monty)
  • Michael Coleman (Happy/Once Upon A Time)
  • Colin O’Donoghue (Captain Hook/Once Upon A Time)
  • Chris Gauthier (Smee/Once Upon a Time, Phil/A Series of Unfortunate Events, Toyman/Smallville)
  • Georgina Haig (Elsa/Once Upon A Time, Piper/Limitless)
  • Colin Ferguson (William/Haven, Tripp/The Vampire Diaries, Jack/Eureka)
  • Sean Maguire (Robin Hood/Once Upon a Time)
  • Andrew West (Henry Mills/Once Upon a Time, Gareth/The Walking Dead)

The 100:

  • Richard Harmon (John/The 100)
  • Bob Morley (Bellamy Blake/The 100)
  • Tasya Teles (Echo/The 100)
  • Henry Cusick (Marcus/The 100, Desmond/Lost)


  • Tyler Johnston (Stewart/Letterkenny, Samandriel/Supernatural)

Teen Wolf:

  • Sibongile Mlambo (Tamora Monroe/Teen Wolf)


  • Ray Winstone (Cam Rose/Ice)

Baby Daddy:

  • Jean-Luc Bilodeau (Ben/Baby Daddy)

Highlighting the list of former Whitecaps on hand from all eras of the club’s 40+ year history are: Jay DeMerit, Davide Chiumiento, YP Lee, Ivor Evans, Steve Macdonald, and Alfredo Valente.

Here’s the full list of players:

  • Carlos Batista
  • Cam Bowman
  • Steven Brown
  • John Catliff
  • Gordon Chin
  • Davide Chiumiento
  • Carlo Corazzin
  • Chris Craveiro
  • Craig Dalrymple
  • Nick Dasovic
  • Jay DeMerit
  • Srdjan Djekanovic
  • Michael Dodd
  • Paul Dolan
  • Ivor Evans
  • Nick Gilbert
  • Kevin Harmse
  • Oliver Heald
  • Lindsay Henderson
  • Keith Izatt
  • Jay Johnstone
  • Jason Jordan
  • Diaz Kambere
  • Tiarnan King
  • Garret Kusch
  • YP Lee
  • Stefan Leslie
  • Steve Macdonald
  • Scott Macey
  • Steve McCauley
  • Erin McNulty
  • Rob Merkl
  • Steve Millar
  • Dave Morris
  • Doug Muirhead
  • Shaun Pejic
  • Kurt Powell
  • Didar Sandhu
  • Joe Scigliano
  • Sipho Sibiya
  • Justin Thompson
  • Guido Titotto
  • Paulo Valdez
  • Alfredo Valente
  • Neil Wilkinson

In order to attend the alumni match, fans must also have a ticket for the Whitecaps’ MLS match against Columbus the same day. The alumni match begins at 1:45 pm, with the Whitecaps match beginning at 4 pm.

Whitecaps FC charity alumni match

Whitecaps FC alumni and Hollywood actors play a soccer match for charity.

When: Saturday, September 16
Where: BC Place
Cost: $5 plus purchase of a ticket for September 16 Whitecaps FC match, buy online.

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