• Thursday Mar 02, 2017

    SCCL Game Notes: Vancouver Whitecaps v New York Red Bulls

    Action from the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal, first-leg encounter between the host New York Red Bulls (white jersey) and the Vancouver Whitecaps on February 22, 2017, in Harrison, New Jersey, USA. (Photo: Mexsport)

    For official CONCACAF Game Notes for this game, click here.

    Vancouver Whitecaps FC
    New York Red Bulls
    4
    Games Played
    3
    4
    Wins
    2
    0
    Draws
    1
    0
    Losses
    0
    10
    Goals For
    5
    2
    Goals Against
    1
    Referee - Valdin Legister (Jamaica)
    AR1 - Keble Williams (Jamaica)
    AR2 - Richard Washington (Jamaica)
    4th - Javier Santos (Puerto Rico)
    Suspended - Erik Hurtado, Cristian Techera (Vancouver Whitecaps)
    BC Place – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canadá

    Game Notes

    Vancouver Whitecaps FC
    2016/17 SCCL Results: 1-0 away win v Central FC (Cristian Techera 34’); 3-0 home win v Sporting Kansas City (Cristian Techera 9’, 65’; Erik Hurtado 12’); 2-1 away win v Sporting Kansas City (Erik Hurtado 41’; Alphonso Davies 90’+3); 4-1 home win v Central FC (Blas Perez 11’; Cristian Techera 22’ pen, 70’; Masato Kudo 49’) ... Quarterfinals: 1-1 away draw (Kekuta Manneh 39’)
    Qualification Method: Champion, 2015 Amway Canadian Championship ... defeated Montreal Impact in final (agg: 4-2)
    SCCL Appearances: 2-2015/16, 2016/17
    CONCACAF Club Titles: none
    Best SCCL Finish: Group Stage (2015/16)
    All-Time SCCL Record: W-5; D-2; L-2; GF-13; GA-8 / Home: W-3; D-1; L-0; GF-9; GA-2
    3rd Canadian team to reach SCCL quarterfinals: Toronto FC-1 (2011/12: beat LA Galaxy 3-0 on aggregate), Montreal Impact-2 (2008/09: lost to Santos 4-5 on aggregate; 2014/15: prevailed over Pachuca on away-goals rule after series ended 3-3 on aggregate)
    SCCL record v USA opposition: W-2; D-2; L-1; GF-7; GA-6 / Home: W-1; D-1; L-0; GF-4; GA-1 ... Results (2015/16 v Seattle Sounders) 1-1 home draw, 0-3 away loss; (2016/17 v Sporting Kansas City) 3-0 home win, 2-1 away win; (2016/17 v New York Red Bulls) 1-1 away draw
    Conceded 1 goal or fewer in 8 of 9 all-time SCCL matches, including 3 shutouts (0-3 away loss v Seattle Sounders on September 23, 2015)
    Cristian Techera (suspended) is tied for 2nd place on 2016/17 SCCL scoring chart: Hirving Lozano, Pachuca (6) ... Jose Gonzalez, Arabe Unido; Cristian Techera (5)
    Fredy Montero: 6 career SCCL goals (all with Seattle Sounders) ... 2010/11: 1; 2011/12: 3; 2012/13: 2
    Then 15-years-old Alphonso Davies made SCCL debut on August 2, 2016, entering as a 65th minute substitute v Central FC ... scored first professional goal in second-half stoppage time of 2-1 win over SKC on September 13, 2016
    2016 MLS Record (8th place, Western Conference): W-10; D-9; L-15; GF-45; GA-52 ... closed season with 2 wins in last 14 games (2W-5D-7L)
    Club’s All-Time SCCL Scorers: Cristian Techera (5 goals); Erik Hurtado (2); Alphonso Davies, Kianz Froese, Masato Kudo, Jake Nerwinski, Tim Parker, Blas Perez (1)
    New York Red Bulls
    2016/17 SCCL Results: 3-0 home win v Antigua GFC (own-goal, Alejandro Galindo 14’; Alex Muyl 62‘; Sacha Kljestan 80‘); 1-1 away draw v Alianza (Omer Damari 71’); 1-0 home win v Alianza (Sacha Kljestan 90’); 0-0 away draw v Antigua GFC ... Quarterfinals: 1-1 home draw v Vancouver Whitecaps (Bradley Wright-Phillips 62’)
    Qualification Method: Winner, 2015 MLS Supporters Shield (best regular-season record)
    SCCL Appearances: 3-2009/10, 2014/15, 2016/17
    CONCACAF Club Titles: none
    Best SCCL Finish: Group Stage-1 (2014/15)
    All-Time SCCL Record: W-3; D-6; L-2; GF-12; GA-8 / Away: W-0; D-4; L-1; GF-3; GA-4
    SCCL record v Canadian opposition: W-0; D-2; L-1; GF-2; GA-3 / Away: W-0; D-0; L-1; GF-0; GA-1 ... Results (2014/15 v Montreal Impact) 0-1 away loss; 1-1 home draw (Conor Lade 84’) ... (2016/17 v Vancouver Whitecaps) 1-1 home draw (Bradley Wright-Phillips 62’)
    Conceded 1 goal or fewer in last 9 SCCL games, including 5 shutouts ... scored 1 goal or fewer in 7 of last 8 SCCL games ... 1W-1D-1L after a draw in same SCCL edition ... last 5 SCCL goals scored in 2nd half
    1 goal scored in last 4 SCCL away games ... 2 goals conceded in last 4 SCCL away games ... 0W-3D-0L in last 3 SCCL away games
    A team from USA has not advanced to SCCL semifinals since 2012/13 (Seattle Sounders & LA Galaxy)
    Sacha Kljestan: played in 20 UEFA Champions League games with Belgium’s Anderlecht and also appeared in 2 matches with Chivas USA in inaugural SCCL (2008/09: both v Panama’s Tauro) ... led MLS in assists in 2016 (20 ... 5 more than nearest competitor)
    Bradley Wright-Phillips: won MLS Golden Boot in 2014 (27 goals) and 2016 (24 goals)
    Sal Zizzo: 1 SCCL goal, scored in Sporting Kansas City’s 3-0 home win v Real Esteli on Sept. 23, 2014
    2016 MLS Record (1st place, Eastern Conference): W-16; D-9; L-9; GF-61; GA-44 ... eliminated by Montreal Impact in Eastern Conference semfinals (agg: 1-2)
    Club All-Time SCCL Scorers: Sacha Kljestan, own-goal in favor of (2 goals); Omer Damari, Alex Muyl, Connor Lade, Ernst Oebster, Lloyd Sam, Saer Sene, John Wolyniec, Bradley Wright-Phillips (1)
    Download PDF
  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

CONCACAF Weekend’s Best (October 23, 2017)

CONCACAF.com takes a look at the best performances and most interesting stories in CONCACAF Weekend’s Best.

SCL Finalists: Domestic League Preview (Oct. 20, 2017)

After posting a win over Olimpia in the first leg of their Scotiabank CONCACAF League final, Santos de Guapiles has the weekend off from domestic play

Well done, Boselli!

On Saturday, for Leon, one streak continued and another ended.

SCL Finalists: Domestic League Preview (Oct. 13, 2017)

This is weekend marks the last domestic league matches before Olimpia and visiting Santos de Guapiles open their Scotiabank CONCACAF League final Thursday at the Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.

Santos’ Chaves on SCL final: “The priority is Olimpia”

Santos de Guapiles has never won a first-division or international title.