Corpus Christi FC

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Corpus Christi FC
Corpus Christi FC logo.png
Nickname(s)The Sharks
Founded2017
GroundJack Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium
Capacity750
Coordinates27°42′32″N 97°20′40″W / 27.70889°N 97.34444°W / 27.70889; -97.34444
CoachSebastian Giraldo
LeagueUSL League Two
WebsiteClub website

Corpus Christi FC is an American soccer club based in Corpus Christi, Texas, that competes in the Mid South Division of the USL League Two. The club was founded in 2017. The team plays its home games at the Jack A. Dugan Family Soccer and Track Stadium. Team colors are blue and white.

History[edit]

Corpus Christi was awarded an expansion franchise by the Premier Development League in October 2017.[1] The team began playing in the 2018 PDL season.[2]

Players and staff[edit]

As of October 23, 2018.[3]

Players[edit]

No. Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Marco Velez United States United States
2 Midfielder Karlo Lopez United States United States
3 Midfielder Adrian Villanueva United States United States
5 Midfielder Grant Mobley United States United States
6 Forward Antonio Balderas Mexico Mexico
7 Forward Nenad Markovic Serbia Serbia
8 Midfielder Seth Korenek United States United States
9 Forward, Midfielder Ignacio Dicun Argentina Argentina
10 Defender, Midfielder Karo Azali United Kingdom United Kingdom
12 Defender Gabriel Quesada United States United States
14 Forward, Midfielder Marc Mogwe-Jansen Botswana Botswana
16 Forward, Midfielder Stefan Lukic Serbia Serbia
17 Forward Justin Burrell United States United States
18 Defender Ty Mobley United States United States
19 Forward Patricio Botello Mexico Mexico
20 Defender, Midfielder Zach Riley United States United States
21 Defender, Midfielder Stanley Smith II United States United States
23 Defender Ian Sagstetter United States United States
24 Defender Owain Hoskins United Kingdom United Kingdom
25 Midfielder Martin Ibarreche Singapore Singapore
25 Goalkeeper Gerard Roebuck Australia Australia
26 Goalkeeper Victor Vilareal Mexico Mexico
Midfielder Saindou Ali France France
Defender Colin Featherby United States United States
Defender Allan Rayo United States United States

Staff[edit]

As of October 23, 2018.[4]

  • Sammy Giraldo – Adviser
  • Sebastian Giraldo – Head Coach
  • Chris Jones – Assistant/Goalkeeper Coach
  • William Curtis – Assistant Coach
  • Emmanuel Orupabo – Assistant Coach

Record[edit]

As of October 23, 2018. [5]

Season GP Record GF GA Pts League Regular Season Playoffs
2018 14 6–6–2 32 32 20 PDL 4th, Mid South Division Did not qualify

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corpus Christi 'Sharks' soccer team coming in 2018". Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Ready for some futbol? The Corpus Christi FC Sharks finally hit the field". Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  3. ^ "ROSTER". Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  4. ^ "COACHING STAFF". Retrieved 23 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Corpus Christi FC". Retrieved 23 October 2018.