Long Term Player Development

As a part of BC Soccer’s ongoing commitment to lead the implementation of Canada Soccer’s Long Term Player Development (LTPD) model, BC Soccer has asked LISA to re-distribute CSA’s and BC Soccer’s LTPD related content, at the links below. Canada Soccer      LTPD - http://www.canadasoccer.com/canada-soccer-pathway-p156416      \ BC Soccer LTPD

Victoria’s Simon Thomas signs with the Whitecaps

VANCOUVER, BC Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today the addition of Canadian goalkeeper Simon Thomas – a graduate of the club’s Residency program. Per Major League Soccer and club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. Read Full Story

EA SPORTS BC Soccer Premier League returns this weekend

This weekend marks the kick off of phase two for the inaugural season of the EA SPORTS BC Soccer Premier League (BCSPL). At the conclusion of the second phase, the league winners from phase two of each division will play the league winners from phase one in a one-match league

Second annual adidas Champions Cup filled with exciting action

This past long weekend, Vancouver Whitecaps FC once again partnered with adidas Canada, BC Soccer, and the EA SPORTS BC Soccer Premier League (BCSPL) to deliver the second annual adidas Champions Cup. This year’s tournament was played at Minoru Oval Park in Richmond and featured a U-16 girls and a U-16

EA Sports BC Soccer Premier League

The EA Sports BC Soccer Premier League’s eight founding franchises recently completed their pilot mini-season as part of the next step towards the opening of the league’s first full season of competitive play in late February 2012. ****************************** BC Soccer Award HPL Franchise to Lower Island Soccer Association/Upper Island Soccer Association The eight

Spectator and Team Conduct – Zero tolerance

The Lower Island Soccer Association (LISA) has received numerous complaints and game reports over the past few seasons regarding spectator and coach conduct during games.  There has been an unprecedented number of coaches called to discipline for their sideline behaviour. Most disturbing to the Association is the amount of complaints from officials