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Charlotte Independence to play in Matthews this season

The Charlotte Independence announced today that the team will play its 12 remaining home games at the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex in Matthews starting on June 17th, when the Independence will take on the Harrisburg City Islanders, as part of the team’s plan of moving towards Division II compliance in cooperation with the United Soccer League,…

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Charlotte Independence releases its 2017 season schedule

With the talk about the possibility of Charlotte pursuing a Major League Soccer franchise, the city’s USL team, the Charlotte Independence unfurled its 2017 season schedule, with the Independence opening up the 2017 season at Ramblewood on April 1st as they welcome in the Charleston Battery.  Charlotte will travel to Orlando to face Orlando City…

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Get Independence gear 50% off

Per their facebook Page, the Charlotte Independence are planning on selling merchandise for 50% off October 1-2. Get Charlotte Independence gear at up to 50% off original prices during our inaugural merchandise blowout! Stop by our offices on the EpiCentre fourth floor (210 E. Trade St.) between 12:00-7:00pm on Thursday, Oct. 1 or 12:00-6:00pm on…

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Uptown Ideal for MLS, Not East Charlotte

I am a Charlotte native and I love this town. We have had many stadiums and arenas in our time and moving forward, I believe that we need to continue our recent trend of keeping our beloved teams Uptown or in the surrounding area. Nothing against East Charlotte, the area is due for some good news…

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Eastland Mall site is prime spot for soccer

I came across a tweet today from our friends at BringBacktheBuzz regarding Mayor Clodfelter mentioning the old Eastland Mall site as a potential spot to build a MLS stadium. Do you think the Eastland Mall area would be a good place to build an MLS Stadium? RT-Yes FAV- No pic.twitter.com/GRwQJsglUZ — Bring Back The Buzz™ (@BringBackTheBuz) September…

Eagles advance to USL PRO Semifinals

Charlotte, NC – The Charlotte Eagles advanced to the USL PRO Semifinals with a 3-1 victory over the Harrisburg City Islanders. After a tightly contested first half the Eagles received goals from Christian Ramirez, Jorge Herrera and Samuel Asante. The Eagles now await the winner of the Richmond Kickers and Dayton Dutch Lions. If the…

Eagles Travel to Florida to Wrap Up Regular Season

Charlotte, NC — The Charlotte Eagles hit the road today knowing that even though they have secured the franchise’s first playoff berth since 2009, there is still work to be done. Two games remain in the 2013 USL PRO regular season and two victories for the Eagles would mean that Charlotte gets to host a…

Eagles claw back, earn draw with Battery

Charleston, SC — The Charlotte Eagles battled back on a wet, soggy night in Charleston, SC to earn a 2-2 draw with the Charleston Battery. Stephen Okai opened the scoring and Drew Yates tied the game late for the Eagles. The tie moves the Eagles to 3-2-5 on the season in USL PRO. Rain pushed…

Eagles fall to Chicago Fire

Rock Hill, SC — The Chicago Fire ended the Charlotte Eagles 2013 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup run with a 2-0 victory at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC. The Fire goals from Mike Magee, on his Fire debut, and Chris Rolfe while Paolo Tornaghi made 3 saves to keep the clean sheet. Chicago controlled…

Eagles Host Major League Soccer’s Chicago Fire Tonight

Charlotte, NC — The excitement continues to build for the US Open Cup match between the Charlotte Eagles and the Chicago Fire of MLS, as over 500 tickets, including all reserved midfield seats, have been sold so far. There are still tickets available for Wednesday’s match at Winthrop University. Contact Tommy Chambers at tchambers@charlotteeagles.com or…