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Charlotte Independence Part Ways with Head Coach

By Charlotte Independence Staff, 06/12/19, 9:15AM EDT


Charlotte (NC) — The Charlotte Independence professional soccer team announced the club has parted ways with Head Coach Jim McGuinness. From the inception of the club, the organization’s aim has been to raise the profile of soccer in Charlotte and the Independence applauds Coach McGuinness’ innovative approach assisting in the creation of Independence SC and the journey toward American Legion Memorial Stadium. The Charlotte Independence appreciates Jim McGuinness’ commitment to the organization during his time with the club.

“Jim McGuinness has improved our club in many ways, including bringing talent to our roster and instituting new training methodologies - both of which we hope to continue moving forward,” said Jim McPhilliamy, Independence President and Managing Partner. “As a club, our performance is measured on the pitch and collectively, we’ve fallen short. On behalf of ownership, front office and team, the Charlotte Independence organization thanks Coach McGuinness for his service to the club.”

Independence General Manager Mike Jeffries will assume head coaching responsibilities, and maintain his current role. The successive technical staff will remain unchanged.

Jacks Held By Miami FC in 0-0 Draw

By CJ Bradley 09/23/2020, 10:15pm EDT

Independence a point away from a spot in the USL Championship playoffs; Brandon Miller earns his fourth shutout in in 2020; Jacks to face Memphis 901 FC on September 26 at the Sportsplex at Matthews.

Charlotte Independence v Miami FC: Match Preview

By CJ Bradley 09/22/2020, 3:00pm EDT

Watch Independence-Miami FC from the Sportsplex at Matthews tomorrow night at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN+.