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North Carolina FC to host Atlas Futbol Club of Liga MX March 22

Posted February 21

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— North Carolina FC will host Atlas Futbol Club of Liga MX on March 22 in their annual preseason international match.

Headquartered in Guadalajara, Mexico, Atlas is coached by longtime Liga MX Head Coach Jose Guadalupe Cruz. The club’s roster is led by Mexico’s national team captain and former New York Red Bulls defender Rafa Marquez.

In its 100-year existence, Atlas has won a Liga MX title, four Copa MX and four Campeón de Campeones titles.

“We are thrilled to be hosting yet another marquee event for the organization,” said North Carolina Football Club President and General Manager Curt Johnson.

The 9th Annual Hyatt Place Southpoint Community Shield Match, presented by longtime NCFC partner Summit Hospitality, is scheduled to kickoff at 7:30 p.m. ET.

Tickets for the Atlas match are included in all Season Ticket Membership packages as Game A. Individual tickets to the match will be available to the general public through a two-for-one offer that includes a ticket to the Atlas match and a ticket to NCFC’s regular season home opener on March 25 against Miami FC. 

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