Excerpt By: News & Observer. Written By: Ian Pierro.
Just under two months ago, North Carolina FC owner Steve Malik announced he wants to bring a Major League Soccer club to the Triangle.
On Jan. 31, that plan began to materialize as North Carolina FC submitted its bid to join the MLS, the United States’ top-tier league.
“I’m feeling better (than I was a month ago),” Malik said. “It was a lot of work to get our application in and to have gotten that done feels great. Some of those pieces we got done completing in the application we’re looking forward to coming public with.”