Soccer

Charlotte Football Club removed the interim tag from Christian Lattanzio on Wednesday, making him the team’s permanent first-team Head Coach. Lattanzio led the club following the dismissal of Miguel Angel Ramirez, shepherding the club to an 8-10-2 record. Sporting Director Zoran Krneta, who also received a multi-year extension from the club, credited Lattanzio’s commitment to […]

By Scott Gottlieb Charlotte FC answered the critics on Saturday by staying alive in the MLS Cup playoff picture with a brilliant come-from-behind 3-2 victory over the Chicago Fire. After a dismal first half which ended with Charlotte on the wrong side of 2-nil score.  However, the second half was an entirely different exercise as […]

After an inspiring 1-0 win on Saturday vs NYCFC, Charlotte FC became the first expansion team to sweep the reigning MLS champions in league history. Unfortunately, even after the win, the team finds itself in 11th place of the Eastern Conference and 6 points out of a playoff spot. With only 4 games left, the […]

The playoff hopes of Charlotte FC took another hit Saturday night after a 2-0 loss to Toronto FC. Charlotte is currently 4 points out of a playoff spot in the MLS Eastern Conference standings but also trails five other teams in the race for the post-season. Charlotte FC dominated the possession for most of the […]

Charlotte FC has had many “arrival moments” during its first MLS season, but The Crown may have just had its most seminal moment. After the first goal, first victory and long-awaited first road victory were in the books, the club needed one more achievement to boast. Its first blowout victory. A close match for much […]

Charlotte FC fires head coach Miguel Ángel Ramírez and three others on the coaching staff, the club announced Monday morning. After a 2-1 loss to the Seattle Sounders Sunday, Sporting Director Zoran Krneta and President Joe LaBue informed coach Ramírez that he will not continue the remainder of the 2022 season. Assistant Coach Christian Lattanzio […]

Charlotte FC has drawn a road match with the New York Red Bulls in the Round of 16 in the 2022 US Open Cup. CLTFC’s first road visit against Red Bulls was originally ticketed for the final weekend of the season on Decision Day, but the US Open Cup tie will precede that on either […]

Less than three months after earning a promotion from Charlotte FC President to Tepper Sports & Entertainment CEO, Nick Kelly has resigned from the organization. David Tepper elevated Kelly to the role in February  following the departure of previous executive Tom Glick, during a series of moves in a reorganization of the group. Kelly had […]

CHARLOTTE – Charlotte FC earned its third straight home victory along with a measure of revenge against Atlanta United, as Jordy Alcivar’s 11th-minute “Olimpico” fueled 1-0 victory for CLTFC at Bank of America Stadium Sunday. Alcivar curled the ball in from the near side corner on the west side of the stadium past the outstretched […]

CHARLOTTE – A two-goal game from Charlotte FC Designated Player Karol Swiderski highlighted a banner night for the Queen City’s MLS team, as they earned the club’s first-ever victory, 3-1, over New England Revolution Saturday night. Swiderski brought a crowd of 29,318 to their feet early with his sixth-minute strike from his left foot, his […]