Caps 3 – San Jose 0: The Village on fire, 3 without reply at BC Place Stadium

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Vancouver Whitecaps beat San Jose with a thumping 3-0 victory on Sunday at BC Place Stadium. Following today’s result, Caps and San Jose currently occupy 8th and 10th spots in the table, with 37 points and 33 points respectively after 38 matches.

The Village didn’t take long to get on the score-sheet, with Brian White opening the rout at the 26 minute mark, seeing out the first half 1-0.

Caps continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Brian White finding the net again at the 59 minute mark. They then scored again, increasing their advantage thanks to a hat trick effort from Brian White, 74 minutes in with a final score of 3-0.

For Caps, Brown, Ricketts, Raposo, Bikel and Habibullah, came on for Bruno Gaspar, Caicedo, Gauld, Owusu and Brian White. San Jose brought on Salinas, Fierro, Wondolowski, Rios and Cowell, to replace Judson, López, Benjamin Kikanovic, Alanís and Abecasis.

There were bookings for Owusu and Jungwirth from Caps. For San Jose, Remedi, Nathan Pelae and Salinas saw yellow.

Technical card:
Vancouver Whitecaps: Crépeau, Rose, Jakob Nerwinski, Jungwirth, Owusu (Bikel, min.86), Teibert, Gauld (Raposo, min.86), Dájome, Bruno Gaspar (Brown, min.68), Caicedo (Ricketts, min.71) and Brian White (Habibullah, min.87)
San Jose: Jt Marcinkowski, Alanís (Rios, min.64), Nathan Pelae, López (Fierro, min.63), Abecasis (Cowell, min.64), Yueill, Judson (Salinas, min.46), Remedi, Chofis Lopez, Espinoza and Benjamin Kikanovic (Wondolowski, min.63)
Stadium: BC Place Stadium
Goals: Brian White (1-0, min. 26), Brian White (2-0, min. 59) and Brian White (3-0, min. 74)

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