Whitecaps Duel To 1-1 Draw Against Earthquakes At BC Place


The Whitecaps are going to have to wait another week to clinch the Western Conference.

Vancouver (15W-11L-7D) settled for a 1-1 tie with the San Jose Earthquakes (12W-14L-7D) Sunday evening at BC Place.

Yordy Reyna came up big once again for the Whitecaps scoring his sixth goal of the season in the 29th minute. He received a beautiful cross from rookie Jake Nerwinski, tapping it in past San Jose.

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Andrew Tarbell stopped a number of scoring chances from Vancouver, keeping the game close for his team.


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However, in the 77th minute, the visitors broke through.

Valeri Qazaishvili received the ball in the box after a cheeky pass off Chris Wondlowski’s back heel. He calmly scored putting the game in a 1-1 tie.

Up Next For Whitecaps

The Whitecaps can’t finish lower than third in the Western Conference, but are seeking first place. Vancouver now goes on the road to face Portland in a crucial match.

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