Memphis 901 FC

Memphis 901 FC is an American professional soccer team based in Memphis, Tennessee. Founded in 2018, the team made its debut in the USL Championship in 2019.[1][2]

Memphis 901 FC
Full nameMemphis 901 FC
FoundedJanuary 8, 2018 (2018-01-08)
StadiumAutoZone Park
Memphis, Tennessee
Capacity10,000
OwnerPeter Freund
Craig Unger
Tim Howard
Head coachTim Mulqueen
LeagueUSL Championship
201915th, Eastern Conference
Playoffs: DNQ
WebsiteClub website

Stadium

The club currently plays on the grounds of AutoZone Park, a baseball stadium which is also home of the Memphis Redbirds of the Pacific Coast League. The club also played at Mike Rose Soccer Complex for a U.S. Open Cup game against Hartford Athletic on May 29, 2019, and for a U.S. Open Cup game against Orlando City SC on June 12, 2019.[3]

Ownership

The club is owned by Peter Freund, principal owner of Trinity Sports Holdings, Craig Unger, and former USMNT goalkeeper Tim Howard. Trinity Sports Holdings' portfolio includes minor league baseball clubs Memphis Redbirds, the Charleston RiverDogs and the Williamsport Crosscutters. Unger also serves as President, General Manager, and part owner of the Redbirds. The consortium also purchased a majority holding in English fifth-tier association football club, Dagenham & Redbridge F.C..[4]

Sponsorship

Season Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
2019–present Nike Terminix[5]

Players and staff

Roster

As of August 2, 2019[6]
No. Position Player Nation
2 Midfielder Morgan Hackworth  United States
4 Midfielder Damani Holness  England
5 Defender Tristan Hodge (on loan from W Connection)  Trinidad and Tobago
6 Midfielder Dan Metzger  United States
7 Midfielder Raul Gonzalez  United States
8 Defender Marc Burch  United States
9 Forward Luca Uccello  Canada
10 Midfielder Adam Najem  Afghanistan
13 Forward Oliver White  United States
15 Defender Jacob Hauser-Ramsey  United States
17 Midfielder Ewan Grandison  Jamaica
19 Defender Louis Bennett II  United States
21 Forward Duane Muckette  Trinidad and Tobago
22 Defender Wesley Charpie  United States
23 Midfielder Leston Paul  Trinidad and Tobago
24 Goalkeeper Scott Levene  United States
25 Goalkeeper Jim Barkei  United States
26 Defender Josh Morton  United States
28 Forward Jochen Graf  United States
29 Forward Brandon Allen  United States
31 Forward Pierre da Silva  United States
32 Defender Liam Doyle  England

Staff

  • Craig Unger – president
  • Tim Mulqueen – head coach
  • Ben Pirmann – assistant coach
  • Chris Collins – strength and conditioning coach

Team records

Year-by-year

As of October 19, 2019
Season USL Championship Play-offs U.S. Open Cup Top scorer 1 Head coach
P W L D GF GA Pts Pos Player Goals
2019 34 9 18 7 37 52 34 15th, Eastern did not qualify 4th Round Brandon Allen 10 Tim Mulqueen

^ 1. Top scorer includes statistics from league matches only.

Head coaches

  • Includes USLC regular season, USLC playoffs, U.S. Open Cup. Excludes friendlies.
CoachNationalityStartEndGamesWinLossDrawWin %
Tim Mulqueen  United States August 15, 2018 present 37 11 19 7 029.73

Average attendance

YearReg. seasonPlayoffs
2019 6,623

References

  1. "Memphis Joins the USL for 2019 Season". United Soccer League (USL). Retrieved January 8, 2018.
  2. "USL awards Memphis expansion team for 2019". Retrieved January 8, 2018.
  3. "2019 Schedule". memphis901fc.com. Retrieved October 1, 2019.
  4. "Trinity Sports Holdings Adds East London Football Club". MiLB.com. Retrieved November 5, 2018.
  5. "Terminix Announced As Memphis 901 FC Front-Of-Jersey Sponsor". www.memphis901fc.com. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  6. "Roster". Memphis 901 FC. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
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