Team Logo. The Vancouver Royals were a team in the North American Soccer League (1968-1984). They were actually England's Sunderland playing under a different name for the 1967 season in the United Soccer Association. They folded in 1968. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Vancouver_Royals?oldid=11622" Categories: NASL (1968-1984) Teams Teams in British Columbia Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.