When it comes to the club's name, Charlotte shared a list of seven potential names back on July 13. Over the week that followed, names that were not in the running were crossed off the list: All Carolina FC, Charlotte Fortune FC and Charlotte Monarchs FC. It left the following five candidates:
Cross another name off the list! pic.twitter.com/VudJZ3KazK— Charlotte MLS (@CharlotteMLS) July 20, 2020
The expansion side also recently made their first player signing, announcing the acquisition of 25-year-old Spanish midfielder Sergio Ruiz on July 8.