NCFC & NC Courage


It's too bad we don't have have anything that unites us like World Cup soccer

Scientists at the Institute of Geologic and Atmospheric Investigations in Mexico detected a small earthquake after that country’s national soccer team (nickname “El Tri”) scored a goal in a 1-0 upset of Germany at this summer’s World Cup in Russia. The institute reported the quake was sparked in “an artificial manner,” registering the impacts of tens of thousands of fans jumping for joy.


NC Courage’s Jaelene Hinkle faces backlash over decision not to wear LGBTQ pride jerseys

During Wednesday evening’s National Women’s Soccer League match between the North Carolina Courge and the Portland Thorns, many in a crowd of 15,018 booed Courage defender Jaelene Hinkle as she was announced in the starting lineup and nearly every time she possessed the ball. She had revealed in an interview with the 700 Club that she opted not to play in U.S. national team matches because she did not feel comfortable wearing the U.S. jerseys, which honored LGBTQ Pride Month with rainbow colors

NC Courage owner Steve Malik: ‘This is just another special moment on our journey’

Malik thanks his team and Governor Roy Copper during ceremony at the Executive Mansion on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 in Raleigh, N.C.