Charlotte Independence to play at Winthrop Saturday night

The Charlotte Independence of the United Soccer League will play Pittsburgh at 7 p.m. Saturday at Winthrop University’s Eagle Field.

This will be Charlotte’s second USL game at Winthrop this season. On May 8, the Independence beat the Richmond Kickers, 3-0.

Charlotte also played at Winthrop on May 20 against the Upward Stars of Spartanburg in the U.S. Open Cup competition. Charlotte also won that match, 4-1. The Independence play in USL competition and the Open Cup simultaneously.