Charlotte Independence goalkeeper John Berner, center, kicks the ball downfield against the Charleston Battery in first half of United Soccer League game played at UNCC Transamerica Field in a 2015 file photo. Retired Charlotte exec Dan DiMicco is buying the Independence.
Charlotte Independence goalkeeper John Berner, center, kicks the ball downfield against the Charleston Battery in first half of United Soccer League game played at UNCC Transamerica Field in a 2015 file photo. Retired Charlotte exec Dan DiMicco is buying the Independence. NELL REDMOND Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Independence goalkeeper John Berner, center, kicks the ball downfield against the Charleston Battery in first half of United Soccer League game played at UNCC Transamerica Field in a 2015 file photo. Retired Charlotte exec Dan DiMicco is buying the Independence. NELL REDMOND Charlotte Observer