Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Hitchcock out at FC Dallas
by Paul Kennedy, October 28th, 2009 7AM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[MLS] FC Dallas will not renew the contract of General Manager Michael Hitchcock and will not fill his position. Instead, FCD will hire a technical director to assist Head Coach Schellas Hyndman in day-to-day soccer operations. Hunt Sports Group President John Wagner will continue to oversee the business side of the organization.

The club amassed a 48-47-27 regular-season record during Hitchcock's tenure and reached the playoffs twice, finishing 2-2-0 in postseason play.

FCD was 13th in the league in average attendance at 12,441. That was boosted by a crowd of 51,012 for a doubleheader with a Mexico international match at the Cotton Bowl in September.

Attendance for the 14 games at Pizza Hut Park averaged only 9,678.
 
"We appreciate Michael's efforts on behalf of FC Dallas and Pizza Hut Park over the last four seasons," Hunt Sports Group Chairman Clark Hunt. "Michael was an outstanding ambassador for FC Dallas during his time with the club, and we certainly wish him the best in the future."

 



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
MLS releases 2015 roster rules and regulations    
Major League Soccer published its 2015 roster rules and regulations. They included a streamlined process for ...
MLS Weekend: Battle royale in Foxboro    
Teams are settling into their seasons as the third month of MLS play gets underway. Both ...
NASL: Scorpions deal Menjivar for Rusin    
In a move to shore up their defense, the San Antonio Scorpions acquired 6-foot-4 defender Brad ...
Fox names Women's World Cup studio crew    
Fox Sports is going all out on its coverage of the Women's World Cup, beginning June ...
Road to Vancouver: El Tri Femenil has heavy U.S. ties    
Mexico national team coach Leonardo Cuellar cut his squad for the Women's World Cup down to ...
Road to Vancouver: No surprises in Bleues 23    
There were no surprises in France coach Philippe Bergeroo's 23-player squad for the 2015 Women's World ...
Attendance Watch: Sac hits 9,500 season-ticket cap    
Sacramento Republic FC, which is seeking to become an MLS team, has capped season tickets for ...
NWSL: Thorns' Taylor out after knee procedure    
England Women's World Cup hopeful Jodie Taylor, picked up by the first-place Portland Thorns from Washington ...
What They're Saying: Leicester City coach Nigel Pearson     
"I apologize for last night, Ian. ... I was not happy about losing." -- Leicester City ...
What They're Saying: RSL coach Jeff Cassar    
"It's service. It's movement. It's the final ball. That final ball for a striker, it needs ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives