Tag: Charlotte


Panthers ready to (rock) in Rock Hill

Carolina Panthers training facility

The American football team Carolina Panthers, York County and the City of Rock Hill, South Carolina (US) have come together for a community partnership to transition the team’s headquarters to Rock Hill. The new site will not only boast a world-class sports complex, but will also be a true... » Read more


Spick-and-span key mantra in US venues

Cleaning in US stadiums

With COVID-19 still spreading like wild fire in the United States and simply refusing to die out, cleanliness has become the catchphrase and many venues are hopping on the ‘squeaky clean’ bandwagon and are leaving nothing to chance. Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia (US) has called in a... » Read more


Panthers pleased as Punch over fans’ decision

Carolina Panthers back with fans

North Carolina (US) Governor Roy Cooper announced recently that he will allow a capacity of seven percent in large venues able to pack in a crowd of more than 10,000. This will come into effect from October 2, 2020. Based on the above allocation, the Carolina Panthers would be in a position to... » Read more


MLS expansion plans hit COVID-19 wall

MLS delays new teams

The global COVID-19 pandemic is weakening the financial wherewithal of big entities. A reason why Major League Soccer (MLS) has delayed the arrival of three of the next four expansion teams into the league. The United States is bearing the maximum brunt of the fatal respiratory disease. Major... » Read more


Panthers’ stadium revamp plans ruffle fans’ feathers

Bank of America Stadium

The 75,523-seat Bank of America Stadium which sits over 33 acres of land at uptown Charlotte in United States is up for major renovation work. The renovations are set to be over by kickoff of the 2020 season. However, the decision has not gone down well with the Permanent Seat License (PSL) holders... » Read more


Fans go delirious as Charlotte lands MLS’s 30th team

Charlotte new stadium design

A humongous crowd of elated soccer fans squealed in delight outside a south Charlotte brewery – the most populous city in the US State of North Carolina – recently to celebrate the Queen City’s selection as Major League Soccer’s (MLS) 30th franchise. The announcement to this effect... » Read more


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