NCFC & NC Courage

NCFC & NC Courage

Q&A: Everything you need to know about Raleigh’s bid for an MLS team

A group of Major League Soccer officials led by president and deputy commissioner Mark Abbott visited Raleigh on July 19, 2017 to evaluate North Carolina F.C.’s bid for an MLS team. Here is everything you need to know about the bid and what has to happen for it to succeed.

Luke DeCock

Dramatic Major League Soccer stadium plan faces dramatic challenges

The fate of the gorgeous, $150 million stadium – the keystone of North Carolina FC’s MLS expansion bid – and everything it could do for downtown Raleigh now hinges on the whim of the N.C. General Assembly, which will have to sanction the sale of the state land where the stadium will go while welcoming a new, imposing neighbor to the state government campus.

NCFC & NC Courage

Schuler’s lone goal helps North Carolina defeat Miami

North Carolina FC claimed three points with a 1-0 shutout win over NASL-leading Miami FC on Tuesday night at Sahlen’s Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park to hand Miami its first loss in nearly three months of play. The win moves NCFC within three points of the top four and denies Miami FC the NASL Spring Season title for another week.

Videos

Omar Bravo joins Carolina RailHawks

Video: Omar Bravo, the newest member of the Carolina RailHawks, addresses the media on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 during a press conference at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.
Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Omar Bravo joins Carolina RailHawks 3:36

Omar Bravo joins Carolina RailHawks

Carolina RailHawks acquire Omar Bravo 1:37

Carolina RailHawks acquire Omar Bravo

Railhawks game against West Ham brings in record soccer crowd 2:07

Railhawks game against West Ham brings in record soccer crowd

West Ham United fans gather before friendly with Railhawks 0:27

West Ham United fans gather before friendly with Railhawks