CFC to Host Middlesbrough FC Under 21 Team From English Premier League
(chattanoogafc.com) English Premier League Club Middlesbrough FC will send its U21 squad to the Scenic City this Summer for a huge clash against Chattanooga FC on July 27, 2016. It will mark the first time that a premier league club’s development squad has played Chattanooga FC. Middlesbrough’s first team won promotion into the Premier League, considered one of the world’s best leagues, this year after a seven year absence.
“This really is a thrill” said Sean McDaniel, General Manager for Chattanooga FC. “Middlesbrough have been around since 1876! They have a storied history, they’ve won some big trophies in England over the years, and we are ecstatic that they will be coming here. We expect a huge turnout and a great atmosphere.”