Whitecaps FC sign goalkeeper Sean Melvin

Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced  that the club has signed goalkeeper Sean Melvin.  Melvin will join the club’s MLS roster upon receipt of his International Transfer Certificate (ITCO. Melvin is the second Vancouver Island native to sign with Whitecaps FC , following in the footsteps of fellow Residency graduate goalkeeper Simon Thomas. “I’m really excited to

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Houston Dynamo Arrested

Houston Dynamo shotstopper Tyler Deric has been suspended by MLS soccer after being arrested in connection to an alleged domestic incident last week. Deric, the reigning MLS Player of the Month, was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor assault in connection to an alleged domestic incident, according to court documents. The 29-year-old is accused of “unlawfully, intentionally and

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Nick Rimando is considered to be the king of saving penalty

We all know that Nick Rimando is considered to be the king of saving penalty kicks in MLS circles, and rightly so. Famously, he saved two penalties in the 2004 Eastern Conference Finals while with D.C. United, stopping Jay Heaps and Clint Dempsey while Steve Ralston missed his penalty. Those stops helped D.C. reach MLS Cup and ultimately lift the trophy. Five years

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