TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
Soccer

Whitecaps add defender White ahead of MLS roster freeze

{eot}
The Canadian Press
9/15/2011 8:01:20 PM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

VANCOUVER -- The Vancouver Whitecaps added Trinidad & Tobago defender Carlyle Mitchell to the club's roster Thursday.

The move, pending an international transfer certificate, came just before Major League Soccer's roster freeze, which runs through the rest of the regular season and the MLS Cup playoffs.

"Carlyle is a young, athletic prospect that provides additional depth to the centre back position," said Tom Soehn, Whitecaps acting head coach and director of soccer operations said in a statement.

The 24-year-old Mitchell joins Vancouver after starting his professional career with Joe Public FC in Trinidad & Tobago.

Mitchell made his senior international debut in a 3-1 friendly defeat at home to Caribbean rivals Jamaica on Aug. 11, 2010.

Vancouver sits last in the MLS with a 4-13-10 record.

Whitecaps take part in practice session (Photo: The Canadian Press)

zoom

(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story


Premier League Shows on TSN.ca

TSN.ca is Canada's exclusive home to highlight and feature programs from the Barclay's Premier League. Check out the latest programs on VOD below.


Net Busters

BPL Match Pack

Podcasts

TSN FC with Luke Wileman, Jason deVos & Kristian Jack - Apr 15

Luke, Jason and Kristian recap the Hillsborough tribute at Anfield, chat Toronto FC & Whitecaps, plus the NCAA route and how it develops players.

TSN 690: oranges at halftime: Apr 14 - Patrice Bernier

We chat Chicago disappointments, Karl Ouimette and PatriceBernier.com with the Impact captain

TSN 690: oranges at halftime: Apr 14 - Gareth Wheeler

Can Liverpool hang on to top spot, will Fulham and Wenger survive - Barclays Premier League breakdown with the host of the BPL on TSN Radio


More Podcasts

TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television