Charlotte, N.C. — Charlotte Independence, a United Soccer League (USL) professional soccer team, is pleased to announce a doubleheader match up at the Sportsplex at Matthews featuring the local soccer partners Charlotte Eagles vs Myrtle Beach Mutiny at 2:00PM ET followed by the Charlotte Independence vs FC Cincinnati at 7:30PM ET on Saturday, May 12th.
The Charlotte Independence and Charlotte Eagles shared a gameday during on August 5th, 2017 as the Eagles won the PDL Championship and the Independence defeated Louisville City FC. Personnel ties between the two clubs include current Independence General Manager Tom Engstrom who served the same position for the Eagles, midfielder Mutaya Mwape, forward Jorge Herrera, and defender Bilal Duckett.
The Independence will continue their regular-season campaign on Saturday, April 28th as USL new-comers Indy Eleven visit the Sportsplex at Matthews. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00PM ET and single-game tickets are on sale at charlotteindependence.com.