Preview: Independence Host Louisville City in Home Opener

The Charlotte Independence open their season against Louisville City FC, the best attacking team last season. LCFC separated themselves from the pack but couldn’t quite overtake Rochester in the 2015 regular season and lost to them in the Eastern Conference Final. LCFC lost a number of key players in the offseason, most notably the league MVP…

Ekra Signed in Charlotte but Could Land in MLS

It was a busy off-season for Yann Ekra and George Varga, his representative at the Krahling Sports Agency. The midfielder spent the last four seasons with the Harrisburg City Islanders, notching 13 goals and 13 assists 95 regular season appearances. Ekra earned several USL honors along the way, and the 25-year-old garnered the attention of several USL clubs after…