Farhan is the club reporter and editor for Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer, the top professional soccer league in North America. He was hired in July 2013 after serving as a communications intern with the club on two separate occasions.
As the club reporter, Farhan proactively generates and executes feature stories and other articles for whitecapsfc.com and other club publications. He is also the on-camera reporter for most club-produced video features (see sit-down interview with head coach Carl Robinson below).
As the club editor, Farhan prepares the weekly editorial schedule, plays an active role in content planning, and edits/proofreads/posts all relevant club materials.
In total, Farhan has written close to 200 articles for Whitecaps FC. Here’s a small sample:
- 12/16/13: The search is over: Lenarduzzi on why Robinson was ‘the right choice’
- 11/22/13: Update on Whitecaps FC’s head coaching search
- 11/15/13: Promising Residency pair recount decade-long friendship
- 10/16/13: Unlikely pair of Kobayashi and Manneh building chemistry on and off the pitch
- 10/13/13: ‘Caps crowned 2013 Cascadia Cup champions
- 10/09/13: Manneh hat-trick propels ‘Caps to historic victory
- 08/18/13: Becoming a pro: Patience pays off with Whitecaps FC youngsters
- 08/08:13: Rookie Kekuta Manneh nearing the end of month-long fasting period
- 08/15/12: Gershon Koffie: A world away
- 06/16/12: Darren Mattocks: Natural born thriller