Tulsa Roughnecks Dominate Vancouver Whitecaps II, 4-0


By Rich Lohman

Legacy fans of the Tulsa Roughnecks hold a special place in their hearts for Vancouver, British Columbia as it was there, in 1983, the Roughnecks of the North American Soccer League defeated the Toronto Blizzard 2-0 to earn the original club it’s only world championship and Oklahoma it’s only major league title in any sport.

The Roughnecks of the USL made their first trip north of the border on Friday to take on the Whitecaps 2 and it was a tight match through the first 45 minutes. Both teams had quality chances in the first half but outstanding goaltending kept the score knotted at nil at the break.

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