For the first time since the 2019 Festival.
The Charlotte FC is inviting everyone to join them in celebrating the life of Anton Walkes with family, teammates, and fans tomorrow, January 24 at 3:00 p.m. at Bank of America Stadium.
The Charlotte Football Club confirmed this morning the tragic and heartbreaking news that defender Anton Walkes passed away early Thursday morning following an accident in South Florida.
He was 25 years old.
In a statement from the club.
With our next system preparing to move through the county. There is not much to have any real concern over other than the gusty conditions that will likely come with the cold front.
On Monday the club confirmed goalkeeper Kristijan Kahlina has undergone a successful back surgery. He is expected to make a full recovery.
There will be several chances for rain this week. The first of which will be tomorrow. Low pressure currently over the central region of the country will track northeast over the next 24 to 36 hours. (Show in the image below) Bringing a line of showers to the area and the county.
There is no question the start of the year was definitely one of the hottest starts to any year on record. Temperatures over the past week have been a little closer to average for this time of year. As we look ahead to the next few weeks temperatures will be above average.
This year La Niña returns for the third consecutive winter, driving warmer-than-average temperatures for the Southwest and along the Gulf Coast and eastern seaboard, North Carolina and Rowan County.
On a night dubbed as “Americana Night” by the club a big celebration was planned. There were food trucks and activities ahead of the match outside of the stadium for a “Bash at the Bank” party to kick the evening off.
The Charlotte FC played its fifth match of the season last night against the FC Cincinnati. One of the big themes leading into the match was the argument of who was truly the Queen City.