Sounders Academy Director leaves for Atlanta United 2 head coaching job

Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY SportsSteve Cooke took over as Academy Director about a year ago. Atlanta United has hired yet another coach away from the...
SOUNDER AT HEART Feb 3

Goals from Vargas, Gaines & Świderski | Coachella Valley Invitational

Charlotte FC secured 3-2 win over D.C. United thanks to goals from Kerwin Vargas, McKinze Gaines & Karol Świderski at the Coachella Valley...
FOOTBALLNEWS Feb 2

MLS preseason 2023: Charlotte, DC & Vancouver begin Coachella Valley Invitational

Twelve MLS teams are participating in the Coachella Valley Invitational as February gets underway, and three – Charlotte FC, D.C. United and...
MLSSOCCER Feb 2

Major Link Soccer: Weston McKennie to Leeds United

Photo by Stephen Nadler/ISI Photos/Getty ImagesTransfer deadline around the biggest leagues is here. Seattle After more than a quarter-century of...
SOUNDER AT HEART Jan 31

Charlotte FC unveil name & crest for MLS NEXT Pro team: Crown Legacy FC 

Charlotte FC unveiled the name and crest of their MLS NEXT Pro team on Monday: Crown Legacy FC. The newly-branded second team is one of seven clubs...
MLSSOCCER Jan 30

Major Link Soccer: Copa Americas^2

The last time a Copa Americas was in the United States the flags flew in SeattleWe’re watching the Tacoma Stars this weekend Will the Copa America...
SOUNDER AT HEART Jan 27

FIFA transfer report: MLS home to Concacaf’s biggest spenders in 2022

Major League Soccer’s growth in both spending power and player development was reflected in the 2022 global transfer report released by FIFA on...
MLSSOCCER Jan 26

Major Link Soccer: Gio Reyna hits another winner

Photo by Markus Gilliar - GES Sportfoto/Getty ImagesPhilly traded for Damion Lowe and Red Stars trade for Cari Roccaro. Seattle Georgi Minoungou...
SOUNDER AT HEART Jan 26

Anton Walkes remembered: Charlotte FC hold Celebration of Life

Stories and tears flowed as Anton Walkes was remembered in an emotional hour-long Celebration of Life at Charlotte FC’s Bank of America Stadium on...
MLSSOCCER Jan 25

Karol Swiderski tunes out Europe noise: “First I want to win something with Charlotte”

SAN JOSE, Calif. – There’s been some uneasiness about Karol Swiderski among sectors of the Charlotte FC fanbase this winter, and not without...
MLSSOCCER Jan 22

AP source: Panthers postpone interviews after Walkes’ death

The Carolina Panthers have postponed interviews with head coaching candidates Sean Payton and Kellen Moore after the death of Charlotte FC soccer...
SEATTLETIMES.COM Jan 20

Major Link Soccer: Rest in Peace Anton Walkes

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes (5) with the ball. | Bob Donnan-USA TODAY SportsWhat we’re watching this weekend A lot of SB Nation soccer...
SOUNDER AT HEART Jan 20

FC Dallas learns Leagues Cup 2023 Group

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY SportsFC Dallas will be in the South group. FC Dallas will face LIGA MX’s Necaxa and MLS Eastern Conference opponent...
BIG D SOCCER Jan 20

Coffee with the Caps, Friday January 20

EIGHTY SIX FOREVER Jan 20

Anton Walkes death: Charlotte FC soccer player dies following a reported boating accident in Miami

Walkes played for both Charlotte FC and Atlanta United during his time in MLS
CBSSPORTS.COM Jan 20

Breakfast Links - January 20, 2023

Houston Dynamo FCBassi deal nearly done, Josef Martinez signs with Miami, big weekend of matches in Europe, and much more. It’s Friday and that...
DYNAMOTHEORY.COM Jan 20

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes, 25, dies in Florida boat crash

Professional soccer player Anton Walkes has died from injuries he sustained in a boat crash off the coast of Miami, authorities said Thursday.
SPORTSNET Jan 19

MLS player Anton Walkes, 25, dies in Florida boat crash

Charlotte FC owner David Tepper said all at the club were "devastated by the tragic passing of Anton Walkes."
STARHERALD.COM Jan 19

Charlotte FC’s Anton Walkes Dies in Boating Accident at 25

The team and MLS mourned his death Thursday.
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED Jan 19

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes dies in Miami boating accident

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes died after he was involved in a boating accident in Miami, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission...
UPI.COM Jan 19

MLS club Charlotte FC confirm death of former Tottenham youngster Walkes aged 25

Charlotte FC have confirmed defender Anton Walkes died following an accident on Thursday. The former Tottenham academy player was 25. Walkes, who...
SOCCERNEWS.COM Jan 19

Former Tottenham defender Walkes dies aged 25

English defender and Charlotte FC player Anton Walkes has died at the age of 25, the Major League Soccer club said on Thursday.
REUTERS.COM Jan 19

Former Tottenham defender Anton Walkes dies in boat crash at age of 25

Player was preparing for new MLS season with Charlotte FC Local reports say Walkes was involved in boat collision Former Tottenham and Portsmouth...
THE GUARDIAN Jan 19

Charlotte FC player Anton Walkes dead at 25 following a reported boating accident in Miami

Walkes played for both Charlotte FC and Atlanta United during his time in MLS
CBSSPORTS.COM Jan 19

Charlotte defender Anton Walkes dies at age 25

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes died early Thursday. He was 25.
ESPNFC.COM Jan 19

MLS defender Anton Walkes dies at 25

Major League Soccer defender Anton Walkes has died following an accident in South Florida. He was 25. Walkes was playing for Charlotte FC at the...
THESCORE Jan 19

Your Thursday Kickoff: MLS mourns the loss of Charlotte FC’s Anton Walkes

Major League Soccer is mourning the passing of Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes, who passed away early Thursday morning following an accident in...
MLSSOCCER Jan 19

Tottenham academy graduate Anton Walkes killed in boating accident, age 25

Rest in peace, Anton. There’s breaking news this morning from the United States, and it is tragic. Charlotte FC has announced that Anton Walkes,...
SBNATION.COM Jan 19

MLS Player Anton Walkes Dead At 25 After Boat Accident In Florida

Pro soccer player Anton Walkes -- defender and midfielder for Charlotte FC -- tragically died after a boat accident in Florida, the team announced....
TMZ.COM Jan 19

Anton Walkes, MLS player, dead at 25 after Miami boating accident

Anton Walkes, a defender for Charlotte FC in Major League Soccer, died early Thursday after he was involved in a boating accident in Miami on...
NYPOST.COM Jan 19

MLS star defender tragically passes away

Anton Walkes, a star defender for Charlotte FC, tragically passed away Thursday morning following an accident in South Florida, the club announced...
THE COMEBACK Jan 19

Who did Anton Walkes play for?

FOOTBALLER Anton Walkes has died in a horrific boat crash in Miami. The ex-Spurs star was involved in an accident in South Florida on Wednesday...
THE SUN Jan 19

Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes passes away at 25

Major League Soccer is mourning the passing of Charlotte FC defender Anton Walkes, who passed away early Thursday morning following an accident in...
MLSSOCCER Jan 19

Brotherly Game Daily Links: Tanner says discussions have begun with Curtin on contract extension

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY SportsAtlanta hints at three new signings, Charlotte’s starting goalie has back surgery, and more in today’s links Philadelphia...
BROTHERLY GAME Jan 18

Ashley Westwood: Charlotte FC set up "like a proper Premier League club"

Just a week into his Charlotte FC career, Ashley Westwood already feels right at home.
MLSSOCCER Jan 17

Your Tuesday Kickoff: Way too early Eastern Conference Power Rankings

Charlotte FC goalkeeper Kahlina out after back surgery Charlotte FC starting goalkeeper Kristijan Kahlina has undergone successful back surgery...
MLSSOCCER Jan 17

Charlotte FC goalkeeper Kristijan Kahlina out after back surgery

Charlotte FC starting goalkeeper Kristijan Kahlina has undergone successful back surgery under six weeks before the 2023 MLS season begins, the...
MLSSOCCER Jan 16

Your Thursday Kickoff: Enzo “El Tanque” Copetti adds firepower to Charlotte FC attack

Portland Timbers name Grabavoy general manager The Portland Timbers have promoted Ned Grabavoy from technical director to general manager. The...
MLSSOCCER Jan 12

Your Wednesday Kickoff: Need roster help? Have a mutual separation!

Charlotte FC sign forward Enzo Copetti from Racing Club: Charlotte FC have acquired forward Enzo Copetti from Argentine Primera División side...
MLSSOCCER Jan 11

Official: Charlotte FC sign forward Enzo Copetti from Racing Club

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Reports Charlotte FC are closing a deal for Racing Club forward Enzo Copetti, according to numerous reports out of South...
MLSSOCCER Jan 11

Charlotte FC: Enzo Copetti will be a "nightmare for defenders" 

Like any other expansion season, Charlotte FC’s maiden voyage in MLS came with its share of highs and lows.
MLSSOCCER Jan 11

Christian Fuchs announces retirement, stays with Charlotte FC in expanded role

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Retirement Christian Fuchs announced his retirement from professional soccer on Thursday, calling it a wrap on an...
MLSSOCCER Jan 5

Charlotte FC sign defender Harrison Afful to new contract

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Re-signed Charlotte FC have re-signed defender Harrison Afful through the end of the 2023 season with an option for 2024,...
MLSSOCCER Jan 4

Your Tuesday Kickoff: Which teams will see playoff fortunes change in 2023?

Charlotte FC to sign Burnley midfielder Ashley Westwood Charlotte FC have signed English midfielder Ashley Westwood from EFL Championship leaders...
MLSSOCCER Jan 3

Source: Charlotte FC sign Burnley midfielder Ashley Westwood

Charlotte FC have signed English midfielder Ashley Westwood from EFL Championship leaders Burnley, a source tells MLSsoccer.com. TurfCast Podcast,...
MLSSOCCER Jan 2

Charlotte FC transfer forward Daniel Ríos to Liga MX’s Chivas

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Transfer Charlotte FC have transferred forward Daniel Ríos to Liga MX’s Chivas for an undisclosed fee, the club announced...
MLSSOCCER Dec 26, 2022

No. 1 SuperDraft pick Hamady Diop “just grateful” to join friends at Charlotte FC

Upon learning that he's headed to Charlotte FC as the No. 1 overall pick in Wednesday's 2023 MLS SuperDraft, Hamady Diop could hardly contain his...
MLSSOCCER Dec 21, 2022

Charlotte picks Clemson's Diop first in MLS draft

Trades and Generation Adidas players dominated the 2023 MLS SuperDraft on Wednesday with Charlotte FC picking Clemson's Hamady Diop at No. 1.
ESPNFC.COM Dec 21, 2022

Charlotte FC select Patrick Agyemang after MLS SuperDraft trade with Colorado Rapids

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Trade - CLT receive: No. 12 SuperDraft pick (select Patrick Agyemang) - COL receive: First-Round pick in the 2024 MLS...
MLSSOCCER Dec 21, 2022

St. Louis CITY SC trade No. 1 MLS SuperDraft pick to Charlotte FC 

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Trade - CLT receive: No. 1 SuperDraft pick (select Hamady Diop) - STL receive: No. 20 SuperDraft pick, $400k GAM,...
MLSSOCCER Dec 21, 2022

Charlotte FC select Clemson's Hamady Diop No. 1 in 2023 MLS SuperDraft

Clemson University defender Hamady Diop is the No. 1 overall pick in Wednesday’s 2023 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas.
MLSSOCCER Dec 21, 2022

Charlotte FC sign Brandon Cambridge after acquiring homegrown rights from Vancouver

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing - CLT receive: Brandon Cambridge - VAN receive: Up to $150k GAM, sell-on fee Charlotte FC have signed midfielder...
MLSSOCCER Dec 21, 2022

Report: Charlotte FC nearing deal for F Enzo Copetti

Charlotte FC reportedly have a verbal agreement to acquire forward Enzo Copetti from Argentina’s Racing Club. According to MLSsoccer.com, the
SPORTSNAUT Dec 6, 2022

Reports: Charlotte FC near DP-level deal for forward Enzo Copetti

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Reports Charlotte FC are closing a deal for Racing Club forward Enzo Copetti, according to numerous reports out of South...
MLSSOCCER Dec 5, 2022

CLTFC's Top 5 Saves of 2022

From Kristijan's Kahlina's save against Atlanta United's Josef Martinez to Pablo Sisniega's epic save against the New York Red Bulls, check out...
FOOTBALLNEWS Nov 30, 2022

Charlotte FC transfer Jordy Alcívar to Independiente Del Valle of Ecuador

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Transfer Charlotte FC have sold Ecuadorian midfielder Jordy Alcívar to Independiente Del Valle on a permanent transfer,...
MLSSOCCER Nov 24, 2022

Charlotte FC sign 14-year-old Nimfasha Berchimas to homegrown contract

TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing Charlotte FC have signed Academy product Nimfasha Berchimas to a homegrown contract through 2026 with an option...
MLSSOCCER Nov 17, 2022

World Cup: Charlotte FC star Karol Swiderski makes Poland roster

The game’s biggest stage awaits you, Karol Swiderski.
MLSSOCCER Nov 10, 2022

Josef Martinez to leave Atlanta United: Addressing Charlotte FC links & what's next

Josef Martinez's time with Atlanta United finally appears to be coming to an end, but what's next for the legendary striker?
90MIN.COM Oct 28, 2022

Charlotte FC "building for the future" with Christian Lattanzio at the helm

Charlotte FC have dealt with unexpected change essentially since their inception.
MLSSOCCER Oct 27, 2022

Your Wednesday Kickoff: Appreciating Philadelphia's and NYCFC’s dominance over time

Charlotte FC name Lattanzio head coach, extend front office contracts Charlotte FC have named Christian Lattanzio as their head coach and removed...
MLSSOCCER Oct 26, 2022

Sources: Charlotte FC name Christian Lattanzio head coach, extend front office contracts

Charlotte FC have named Christian Lattanzio as their head coach and removed his interim tag, sources tell MLSsoccer.com. The deal, which has been...
MLSSOCCER Oct 26, 2022

Ben Bender reflects on his breakthrough in Charlotte FC's inaugural season

Exclusive - Ben Bender speaks to 90min about his first year in Major League Soccer with Charlotte FC.
90MIN.COM Oct 22, 2022

Elias Manoel, Carlos Coronel Make MLS Team of the Week After Charlotte FC Win

After scoring both goals in a 2-0 victory over Charlotte FC, his first for the club this season, Elias Manoel has been featured in the Starting XI...
NEW YORK RED BULLS Oct 10, 2022

MATCH RECAP, pres. by Provident Bank: Manoel's Brace Propels Red Bull to Win Over Charlotte FC

Behind two goals from forward Elias Manoel, a 2-0 victory over Charlotte FC helped the New York Red Bulls clinch their first home playoff game...
NEW YORK RED BULLS Oct 9, 2022

Rios and Charlotte FC visit the New York Red Bulls

Charlotte FC (11-17-2, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Red Bulls (14-9-8,...
MRT.COM Oct 8, 2022

BY THE NUMBERS, pres. by New Jersey Lottery: New York Red Bulls vs. Charlotte FC

The New York Red Bulls (14-11-8, 50 pts.) host Charlotte FC (13-17-3, 42 pts.) for the final regular season match of the season on MLS Decision Day...
NEW YORK RED BULLS Oct 7, 2022

MATCH PREVIEW, pres. by Honda: New York Hosts Charlotte FC on MLS Decision Day for Final Match of 2022 Regular Season

The Red Bulls are 3-1-1 in their last five matches on MLS Decision Day 
NEW YORK RED BULLS Oct 7, 2022

Three big questions following Charlotte FC's 2022 season

As the 2022 MLS season draws to a close, clubs trickle over the line of being mathematically eliminated from the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs. Though...
MLSSOCCER Oct 6, 2022

Charlotte FC's miracle playoff bid falls short: "We just ran out of time"

With a few extra minutes, perhaps Charlotte FC’s once-improbable Audi 2022 MLS Cup Playoffs dream would have lived on.
MLSSOCCER Oct 6, 2022

Karol Swiderski "absolutely untouchable": Charlotte FC sporting director amid rumors

As long as sporting director Zoran Krneta has his way, Karol Swiderski is staying with Charlotte FC for the foreseeable future.
MLSSOCCER Oct 4, 2022

Charlotte FC's Daniel Ríos named Week 33 Continental Player of the Week

Charlotte FC have gone back-to-back.
MLSSOCCER Oct 3, 2022

Charlotte shocker could cost Philadelphia the Supporters' Shield: "We're pissed"

The Philadelphia Union's 4-0 loss to Charlotte FC on Saturday may have cost them a trophy.
MLSSOCCER Oct 2, 2022

Source: Charlotte FC near deal with Christian Lattanzio to remove interim coach tag

Charlotte FC are in the final stages of a deal that’d make Christian Lattanzio their full-time head coach and remove his interim tag, a source...
MLSSOCCER Sep 29, 2022
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