2019 Vancouver Whitecaps FC season
|Manager||Marc Dos Santos|
|Major League Soccer||Conference: |
|Top goalscorer||League: |
The 2018 Vancouver Whitecaps FC season is the club's ninth season in Major League Soccer, the top division of soccer in the United States and Canada. Including previous iterations of the franchise, this is 42nd season of professional soccer being played in Vancouver under a variation of the "Whitecaps" name.
- As of December 11, 2018
|FW||Myer Bevan||Fresno FC||Loan Return||November 26, 2018|||
|GK||Spencer Richey||FC Cincinnati|||
|DF||Victor "PC" Giro||Orlando City||Acquired in exchange for 3rd round pick in MLS SuperDraft||December 9, 2018|||
|GK||Zac MacMath||Colorado Rapids||Acquired in exchange for $100,000 in TAM and Nicolas Mezquida|||
|GK||Maxime Crépeau||Montreal Impact||Acquired in exchange for $50,000 in TAM and a 3rd round pick in MLS SuperDraft|||
|MF||Andy Rose||Motherwell||MLS rights acquired from Seattle Sounders in exchange for $50,000 in GAM|||
|24||MF||David Norman Jr.||Queen of the South||Loan Return||December 31, 2018|||
|MF||Jordon Mutch||Crystal Palace||Loan Return||November 26, 2018|||
|DF||José Aja||Option Declined|
|DF||Sean Franklin||Out of Contract|
|MF||Nicolás Mezquida||Colorado Rapids||Traded along with $100,000 in TAM in exchange for Zac MacMath||December 9, 2018|||
|DF||Kendall Waston||FC Cincinnati||Traded in exchange for $450,000 in GAM, $300,000 in TAM and an international roster spot||December 11, 2018|||
|FW||Erik Hurtado||Sporting Kansas City||Traded in exchange for a second round pick in the 2020 MLS SuperDraft and a first round pick in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft||December 14, 2018|||
|MF||Alphonso Davies||Bayern Munich||Undisclosed fee||January 1, 2019|||
Major League Soccer
|8||Real Salt Lake||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|9||San Jose Earthquakes||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|10||Seattle Sounders FC||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|11||Sporting Kansas City||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|12||Vancouver Whitecaps FC[a]||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) total wins; 3) total goal differential; 4) total goals scored; 5) disciplinary points; 6) away goal differential; 7) away goals scored; 8) home goals scored; 9) home goal differential; 10) coin toss or drawing of lots
- Vancouver Whitecaps FC cannot qualify for the 2020 CONCACAF Champions League through league play
|20||San Jose Earthquakes||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|21||Seattle Sounders FC||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|22||Sporting Kansas City||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|24||Vancouver Whitecaps FC||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) total wins; 3) total goal differential; 4) total goals scored; 5) disciplinary points; 6) away goals scored; 7) away goal differential; 8) coin toss or drawing of lots
Last updated: November 26, 2018
Pld = Matches played; Pts = Points; W = Matches won; T = Matches tied; L = Matches lost; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; GD = Goal difference
; = Away; = Home; = Win; = Draw = Loss
- As of November 26, 2018
Appearances (Apps.) numbers are for appearances in competitive games only including sub appearances
Red card numbers denote: Numbers in parentheses represent red cards overturned for wrongful dismissal.
|17||Marcel de Jong||MF|
|24||David Norman Jr.||MF|
- "Vancouver Whitecaps FC name Marc Dos Santos new head coach". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. November 7, 2018. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Players + Vancouver Whitecaps FC". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Retrieved December 9, 2018.
- "Bevan loaned to USL affiliate Fresno FC". Whitecaps FC. August 8, 2018. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC loan out goalkeeper Spencer Richey to USL side FC Cincinnati". Vancouver Whitecaps. November 22, 2017. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Orlando City acquires 2019 MLS SuperDraft third round pick from Vancouver in exchange for defender Victor "PC" Giro". Orlando City. December 9, 2018. Retrieved December 9, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC acquire goalkeeper Zac MacMath from Colorado Rapids". Vancouver Whitecaps. December 9, 2018. Retrieved December 9, 2018.
- "Impact acquires targeted allocation money and SuperDraft pick from Vancouver". Montreal Impact. December 9, 2018. Retrieved December 9, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC acquire midfielder Andy Rose". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. December 10, 2018. Retrieved December 10, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC loan David Norman Jr. to Scottish club Queen of the South FC". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. September 1, 2018. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC announce first roster moves ahead of 2019, exercise seven contract options". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. November 26, 2018. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC acquire up to $825,000 in allocation and international roster spot from FC Cincinnati for Kendall Waston". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. December 11, 2018. Retrieved December 11, 2018.
- "Sporting KC signs Rodney Wallace, acquires forward in trade with Vancouver". Kansas City Star. December 14, 2018. Retrieved December 14, 2018.
- "Whitecaps FC agree to MLS record-breaking transfer of Homegrown midfielder Alphonso Davies to Germany's most storied club FC Bayern Munich". Vancouver Whitecaps FC. July 25, 2018. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
- "Vancouver Whitecaps Schedule". Retrieved September 23, 2018.