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Vancouver Whitecaps Against Manchester City Friendly: Roll Call

After Manchester City’s comfortable 2-0 win against Club America Saturday in front of a disappointingly small crowd at San Francisco, City’s tour of North America continues tonight with a friendly against Vancouver Whitecaps at Empire Field. That is, if mother nature cooperates.

Vancouver placed a playing grass surface on top of their astroturf in preparation for today’s friendly, but after heavy rainfall this weekend, they had to postpone their Major League Soccer game just two hours before they were scheduled to play Real Salt Lake this past Saturday. And now they’re in a race against time to drain as much water as possible from the field to make the pitch playable (watch the above video for more insight).

If you are going to the match tonight, let us know in the comments section below.

Plus, If you’re going, please contact me at thegaffer[at]epltalk[dot]com if you’re interested in writing an article about your experiences at the game, or if you’d like to take some pictures. The best photos and articles will be published on EPL Talk.

The game, which kicks off at 10pm ET, will be shown live on ESPN2, ESPN3.com and ESPN Deportes.


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Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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