Charlotte FC shocked the soccer world last week when they fired head coach Miguel Angel Ramirez just 14 games into the season. After the international break, the team got back to training on Tuesday morning under interim head coach Christian Lattanzio.
Charlotte FC’s first week of training camp was suppose to be held down at Clemson, but the weekend snow storm move it to Bank of America Stadium which gives Charlotte native Jaylin Lindsey a taste of something he has always dreamed about-- playing soccer on the field at BOA Stadium.
Financial records shared by city staffers during a Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority board meeting show that the capacity to take on debt for major stadium construction is somewhat limited by other projects the city has already financed.
During an update at the Charlotte city council meeting Monday, Panthers Chief Operating Officer Mark Hart told councilmembers the question over the Panthers future is no longer tied to Eastland, although he pledged that Tepper Sports is committed to Charlotte.
Charlotte Major League Soccer has signed 25-year-old Spanish midfielder Sergio Ruiz as its first-ever professional player. The league, who says they’ve been scouting Ruiz for months, made the announcement Wednesday.