Team Logo. The Vancouver 86ers were a team in the A-League. They were named after the year in which they were founded: 1986. In 2001 they changed their name to the Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Vancouver_86ers?oldid=8973" Categories: A-Lg Teams Teams in British Columbia Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.