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New York City FC vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC: Open Thread + time, TV schedule, and streaming

It's a beautiful day for a soccer game! But will it end beautifully for the Blues? Join us here as we watch - and live in hope - for a victory.

It's rare for a "must-win" game to happen early in the season, but this afternoon's tilt against the Whitecaps of Vancouver fits the bill. New York City's winless streak stands at seven, after a gut-wrenching draw Wednesday which saw the Blues give up a goal in stoppage time to the Montréal Impact. Frustration reigned on and off the field, as players, coaches, and fans rued missing out on a first home victory.

But it's a new day. Vancouver and New York City are evenly matched on paper. The Blues have scored 10 goals and have conceded 13 goals, while Vancouver has scored 10 goals and conceded 12 goals in the season. The last time they met, NYCFC won 2-1 in dramatic fashion. Will history repeat itself? Well, that's why we play the games.


New York City FC vs Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Date: Saturday, April 30, 2016 | Kick-off: 4:00 p.m. ET | Location: Yankee Stadium
Television: YES Network | Online: MLS Live | FOX Sports Go
English Radio: WFAN | Spanish Radio: WADO / Qué Buena |


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