Report: Irons American opponents named


The Carolina RailHawks are strongly rumoured to be hosting a pre-season friendly against the Irons on July 12, 2016 at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina.

www.wralsportsfan.com are quoting reliable sources but their report says that no official response has been received  although a club announcement could be made next week.

Last year, the RailHawks were in advanced negotiations with Sunderland AFC to host a summer friendly, but plans could not be finalized.

The RailHawks, presently top of the the NASL standings, continue their 2016 regular season this Saturday when they host the Fort Lauderdale Strikers.



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4 comments on “Report: Irons American opponents named

  1. If this is true … I have never been so happy to live in North Carolina!

  2. Great news for you Orbearider.Never heared of them myself

  3. Sounds good, just need to add those west coast dates…

  4. We get so many USA fans on this site I hope it’s true for them,also if we finish strongly it could be great for us,
    A new fan base in America ( money )
    Would be good if we are going if we could get another couple of games out there as well,
    Nice trip for the fans then,

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