VANCOUVER, BC – Whitecaps FC 2 (WFC2) will head to Kansas City, Missouri for the USL Western Conference Final against Swope Park Rangers this coming Saturday, October 15. Kickoff will be at 5:30 p.m. PT at Children’s Mercy Victory Field at Swope Soccer Village, streamed live at whitecapsfc2.com.
Sixth seed WFC2 booked their place in the Western Conference Final with a thrilling 3-2 victory over seventh seed Oklahoma City Energy FC at Thunderbird Stadium on Saturday. After taking a 2-0 lead on goals from Kianz Froese and captain Kyle Greig, OKC stormed back to equalize the match at 2-2. But the young ‘Caps would not be denied as Daniel Haber scored a dramatic late winning goal to give head coach Alan Koch and his team their second straight victory in the USL Cup Playoffs.
Fourth seed Swope Park Rangers – the affiliate of MLS club Sporting Kansas City – completed the final match-up with a 2-1 home win in extra time over eight seed Orange County Blues FC on Sunday.
The winner of the Western Conference Final will face either New York Red Bulls II or Louisville City FC in the 2016 USL Cup Final on Sunday, October 23.