Jay DeMerit talks about the Vancouver Whitecaps

 

Vancouver Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit talks to the Vancouver Observer about the team, the fans, and his hopes for the 2012 MLS season.

I started by asking him whether it has been difficult for the club to compete for fans against a strong hockey market.

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