Vancouver routs Chivas at BC PlaceOct 4, 2012 - 4:04 AM Vancouver, BC (Sports Network) - Vancouver Whitecaps FC inched closer to a playoff berth in resounding fashion on Wednesday, thrashing Chivas USA 4-0 at BC Place.
The 'Caps (11-12-9) move five points clear of FC Dallas with just two games to go, through the Frisco club holds a game in hand.
Chivas (7-17-7) remains bottom of the Western Conference on 28 points as its winless run extends to 10 games. The Goats have not scored a goal in league play since September 8.
Vancouver scored twice on either side of halftime to cruise to a comfortable victory.
The opener came just 11 minutes in when Gershon Koffie fired a one-time effort past Dan Kennedy from top of the box.
The lead was doubled in the 35th minute when Dane Richards capped a speedy run down the right side with a shot just inside the far post.
Camilo made it three for the 'Caps when he tucked home a low cross from Richards in the 62nd minute.
Barry Robson capped the rout 11 minutes later as he collected a cross from Camilo and lashed a shot past Kennedy and into the upper corner.
- CHIVAS USA: 0
VANCOUVER FC: 4
Oct 4 12:00 AM
- Vancouver Goal - Robson 3 (Sanvezzo), 73rd minute
Chivas USA 0, Whitecaps FC 4 2nd - 75'Oct 3 11:41 PM
- Vancouver Goal - Sanvezzo (Richards, Robson), 62nd minute
Chivas USA 0, Whitecaps FC 3 2nd - 63'Oct 3 11:31 PM
- Vancouver Goal - Richards 4 (Sanvezzo), 35th minute
Chivas USA 0, Whitecaps FC 2 1st - 35'Oct 3 10:44 PM
- Vancouver Goal - Koffie 3 (Miller), 11th minute
Chivas USA 0, Whitecaps FC 1 1st - 12'Oct 3 10:20 PM
- CHIVAS USA: 0
VANCOUVER FC: 0
1st Half - 1'
Oct 3 10:07 PM
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