We are proud to announce United Football Club as a member of the inaugural season of the First Flight League! United FC is based near Marine Corps Base Campe Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River in Jacksonville, North Carolina. You can connect with United FC on Facebook.
United FC is the second officially announced team for the 2021 First Flight League season. They join previously announced club: Lazers SC. More Clubs will be officially announced in the coming days and weeks.
About United Football Club
United Football Club was established January 2015. It is a club of dedicated Service Members who are organized for the development of players and the proliferation of the sport of soccer. Although heavily fielded with military personnel aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC (CLNC), & Marine Corps Air Station New River (MCAS), United FC welcomes all players committed to working and thriving within a team and competitive environment.
About First Flight League
The FFL will launch their inaugural season in Spring 2021 and currently includes nine teams across the state of North Carolina. FFL is a non-profit competitive adult developmental league with a focus on providing a club-first support network. Each club is individually owned and operated and is required to meet and maintain minimum standards.
FFL clubs are all eligible to participate in the U.S. Open Cup Qualifying Rounds and the Carolinas Cup through the leagues affiliation with the North Carolina Adult Soccer Association (NCASA) and U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF).